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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

At SRH:

At LSF:

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the UT Department of Chemical Engineering, circa 1960s-1990



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Austin. Department of Chemical Engineering.
Title: UT Department of Chemical Engineering, records
Dates: circa 1960s-1990
Abstract: Glass slide lanterns, photographs, slides, correspondence, printed material, manuscripts, video- and audiotape, and computer disks chronicle the history of the University of Texas Department of Chemical Engineering from the 1960s to 1990.
Accession No.: 94-291
OCLC No.: 856659957
Extent: 2 ft., 2 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

The Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin, formerly a division of the Department of Chemistry, was established under the College of Engineering circa 1915. In 2012, the department was named after Professor Emeritus John J. McKetta, Jr.

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Scope and Contents

Glass slide lanterns, photographs, slides, correspondence, printed material, manuscripts, video- and audiotape, and computer disks chronicle the history of the University of Texas Department of Chemical Engineering from the 1960s to 1990.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use of audio material by appointment only; please contact sound archivist for more information.

Use of video material by appointment only; please contact repository for more information.

Use of photographic negatives, slides, and transparencies by appointment only; please contact photo archivist for more information.

Use of digital material by appointment only; please contact digital archivist for more information.

Use Restrictions

Most of these records are stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas.
University of Texas at Austin.
University of Texas at Austin. Department of Chemical Engineering -- Archives.
Subjects
Chemical engineering -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Places
Austin (Tex.)

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Related Material

See also the UT Department of Chemistry Records, 1912-1972.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UT Department of Chemical Engineering Records, circa 1960s-1990, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Andrew J. Damico, November 1995.

Subsequent revisions were made by Vanessa Attia, July 2013.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

At SRH:

box
3T2.1 Glass lantern slides

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At LSF:

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94-291/1 History, faculty biosketches
Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas, 1910-1990, by Howard F. Rase and William A. Cunningham, 1990
Drafts, Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas, 1910-1990
History for alumni
Supplement information
Ex-student list
Alumni list
Order forms, correspondence, miscellaneous printed materials
Faculty and assistants research
Appendices
Ch E history book
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94-291/2 Photographs:
Miscellaneous photographs
Building dedication
Pictures for history book
Pictures loaned to A. J. Phillips for directory
Freshman orientation
Dr. Rase, miscellaneous photographs used in publications
New building, beginning to end
Contact prints from Barker History Center
Pictures of laboratories for brochure
Dedication, negatives
Dr. Himmelblau
1943 class reunion
Graduate brochure update
Site of new building
Joye Johnson
Oktoberfest photographs
Faculty
W. A. Cunningham
New building
Dow reception
Joe King
Joe Meeks returns to class
Bill Cunningham
First Van Winkle reception
Used in grad bulletins, 1979
Dedication
Class of 1943 reunion
Building construction, negatives
Dedication
Dr. Kenneth A. Kobe
box
94-291/3 Other formats:
Slides:
Dr. Cunningham's slides for his talk at building dedication, 1986
Miscellaneous slides
6 cassette tapes, Chemical Engineering Symposium, May 6, 1983
2 VHS tapes, unlabeled
1 BETA tape, unlabeled
Six 3.5 in. computer disks, Macintosh compatible
box
2.325/D1b Draft, Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas, 1910-1990, by Howard F. Rase and William A. Cunningham

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