Contains 3 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 8
Scope and Contents The miscellaneous items are comprised of artifacts, and publications that did not fit into the other specified series. Among the artifacts are a flange size selector, pocket data books, and valve slide rules. The publications consist of papers, Associated Steel Company stock list, photographs, web page printouts for Professor Clark Hawk and Eric Newell, completed crossword puzzles, notes and diagrams, including handwritten notations, and issues of Inside Purdue and the Exponent. ...
Dates: 1920s - 2010
Sub-Series — Box: 68
Identifier: MSF 490, Series 8, Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Sub-Series three consists of various reference books used by Ehresman.
Dates: 1927 - 2001