Lloyd S. Burdick Papers, 1911-49 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 26/20/27
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
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Description: Papers of Lloyd S. Burdick '32 (1908-45), including photographs, newspaper clippings, publications and correspondence relating to football, wrestling and track (1924-35), construction of the Alcan Highway and Canol pipeline (1943-44), construction equipment business and family activities. Burdick played tackle for Stonington, Morgan Park Military Academy, Illinois (1927-29), Chicago Bears and Cincinnati Reds, coached football at Knox College (1934), and served as principal inspector of heavy duty construction equipment on the Alcan and Canol projects in Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territory and Alaska.