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University of Texas Arlington

University of Texas at Arlington. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Photographs:

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Arlington. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
Title: University of Texas at Arlington. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Photographs
Inclusive Dates: 1944
Abstract: The University of Texas at Arlington traces its beginnings back to a private school, Arlington College, at the site in 1895. The school went through various ownerships and name changes before becoming part of The University of Texas system in 1967. In the forties, the university was known as North Texas Agricultural College (NTAC). The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering currently offers a variety of degrees, including doctoral degrees in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering. The department includes several research centers and laboratories, permitting a varied experimental program. The Aerodynamics Research Center has existed at the university since the 1930s when it was originally an aircraft maintenance and fabrication facility. These black and white photographs document the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering during the nineteen-forties, when UT Arlington was known as North Texas Agricultural College.
Identification: Unprocessed mss. 2009-40
Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The University of Texas at Arlington traces its beginnings back to a private school, Arlington College, at the site in 1895. The school went through various ownerships and name changes before becoming part of The University of Texas system in 1967. In the forties, the university was known as North Texas Agricultural College (NTAC). The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering currently offers a variety of degrees, including doctoral degrees in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering. The department includes several research centers and laboratories, permitting a varied experimental program. The Aerodynamics Research Center has existed at the university since the 1930s when it was originally an aircraft maintenance and fabrication facility.

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Scope and Contents

These black and white photographs document the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering during the 1940s, when UT Arlington was known as North Texas Agricultural College.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
North Texas Agricultural College. Manufacturing Department.
Organizations
University of Texas at Arlington. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering--Archives.
University of Texas at Arlington. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering--Photograph Collection.
Alternate Titles
University Archives

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Administrative Information

Citation

University of Texas at Arlington. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Photographs, Unprocessed mss. 2009-40, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Transfer, 2009.

Accessioned as number 2009-40.

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