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Towne Scientific School
Records, 1876 - 1955

UPD 2.1

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INVENTORY

 

 

Faculty Minutes

Box 1A

FF 1

FF 2

FF 3

FF 4

FF 5

 

29 October 1912 - 14 December 1915

11 January 1916 - 8 June 1930

14 June 1920 - 12 November 1929

4 February - 4 November 1941

3 March 1942 - 17 November 1950

Box 1

 

Record of Professional Life of Graduates in Dynamical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania. 1876-1908 and 1908-1915.

Record of Professional Life of Graduates in Mechanical and Chemical Engineering. 1916-1926.

Record of Professional Life of Graduates in Mechanical and Fuel Engineering. 1927-1940.

Register of Graduates, Department of Civil Engineering, Towne Scientific School. 1873-1888.

Box 2

 

Towne Scientific School: List of students released early to enter government service. 1917 and 1918.

Professor Robert H. Fernald: correspondence re. S.A.T.C., engineering education.

Committee on Policy 1931-1934.

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, confidential proof. 1933.

College Committees re: Towne Scientific School, 1912-1913.

Agreement for Cooperative Research (1939)

"The Protection by Patents of Scientific Discoveries," Jan. 1934.

Minutes of the Meetings of the Engineering Students Council, Dec. 6. 1924 to March 8, 1932.

Diary of John Frazer, 1912-1928.

Correspondence book, 1880-1882, Towne Scientific School.

Box 3

 

NDRC project #1611 (OEMsr 267)

OSRD report No. 3144

ASTP

Engineering Science, and Management War Training, 1943-1944.

Graduate Courses 1930-1938.

Correspondence re Diplomas, 1919-1936.

Box 4

 

Ledgers 1908-1910; 1910-1912; and 1912-1915

Ledgers: 1920-1926, 1922-1923, 1930-1931; Mechanical Engineering 19401941; Towne Scientific School 1941-1943, 1943-1944, 1944-1945 (inc. NDRC 1944-45).

National Intelligence Committee 1918.

Miller J. Sullivan and Carl S. Carlson--six notebooks, 1942-1944.

Box 5

 

Ledgers 1924-1925, 1926-1927, 1928-1929, 1929-1930, 1931-1932, 1932-1933, 1933-1934. (several dates are illegible)

Ledgers 1936-1937, 1937-1938.

Ledger General Expense, 1938, 1939-1940.

Mechanical Engineering: 1934-1935, 1935-1936, 1941-1942, 1942-1943.

Towne Scientific School General Ledger: 1931-1932, 1932, 1934-1935, 1935-1936, 1936-1937, 1937-1938, 1938-1939, 1939-1940, 1940-1941. (Comprise a total of five books.)

Civil Engineering Student Aid Fund, correspondence, deposit books, and 2 record books 1928-1942

Box 6

 

Towne Scientific School-- Faculty Minutes 1885

Towne Scientific School Executive Committee Minutes: Sept. 10, 1913-April 8, 1925; April 29, 1925 to June 6, 1936; 1936-1949. One volume contains 1913 to 1916.

Faculty Minutes 1872-1885, with 2 entries 1887; 1912-1922.

Box 7

 

Budget Correspondence and Faculty and Personnel Appointments

Budget Miscellaneous 1931-1954

Chemistry, Budget Correspondence 1951-1953

Chemistry, Faculty & Personnel Appointments 1952-1954

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Budget Correspondence, #1, 1938-1944

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Budget Correspondence #2, 1945-1951

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Faculty and Personnel Appointments, 1951-1953

Chemical Engineering, Faculty and Personnel Appointments 1951-1953

Civil Engineering, Budget Correspondence 1933-1954

Civil Engineering, Faculty and Personnel Appointments 1932-1953

Mechanical Engineering, Budget Correspondence 1939-1953

Mechanical Engineering, Faculty and Personnel Appointments 1940-1955

Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Graduate Courses and Budget material 1938-1954

Metallurgical Engineering, Budget Correspondence 1942-1954

Metallurgical Engineering, Faculty and Personnel Appointments 1945-1953

Towne Scientific School Library 1952-1954