Engineering Library Correspondence, 1916-39, 1954-56, 1960, 1964-72 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 35/3/11
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
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Description: Engineering Library Correspondence including files of librarians Elsie L. Baechtold (1916-19), Hilda J. Alseth (1919-54) and Leonard Coburn (1955-81) relating to acquisitions, exchanges, exhibits, equipment, space and use of the library. Special files relate to the library committee (1916-20), equipment (1918-20), equipment lists and plans (1930-31), a history of the library by Jasper O. Draffin (1954) and a statement of space requirements (1972). Correspondents include deans, department heads, faculty and librarians at other institutions. Also includes the Engineering Library Training Manual, 1979.