Contains 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 490
Scope and Contents The Charles M. Ehresman papers document the work and professional activities of Charles M. Ehresman, designer of Purdue University's High Pressure Rocket Laboratory, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering, and operations manager of Purdue's Thermal Sciences and Propulsion Center (known today as Zucrow Laboratories). The collection also documents the design and construction of the High Pressure Rocket Laboratory and its early administration and operations, as well as materials pertaining...
Dates: 1897 - 2011; Other: Majority of material found within 1960 - 1972; Other: Majority of material found within 1997 - 2009
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 2
Scope and Contents Series two is divided into three sub-series.
- History and Legacy
- Lab Operations
- Research Proposals and Reports
Dates: circa 1940s - 2000s
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 2, Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents The Lab Operations sub-series contains subject files, photograph negatives, and slides pertaining to construction, operation, and administration of the Thermal Sciences and Propulsion Center.
Dates: circa 1950s - 2000s
Note, concerning above films from "Steve" to "Prof Ehresman," undated; Work Order and Invoice (both items found with film reels), 1989
File — Box: 36, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 2, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 3, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Sub-Group three includes films related to the construction, operation, and administration of the Thermal Sciences and Propulsion Center.