Floyd R. Watson Papers, 1900-76
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Brief Description:

Papers of Floyd R. Watson (1872-1974), professor of physics (1904-40), including correspondence (1900-72), photographs, publications (1901-44), laboratory notebook (1927-29), Pentagon clippings (1918-74), autobiography (1969), scrapbook (1942-43), Urbana Methodist church photographs and publication (1905-40), and a file on a Acoustical Society

Watson Tribute Session (1975-76). The papers include appointment letter, book contracts, membership and war service certificates, Sabine award booklet (1959) and publications on acoustics of auditoriums, viscosity of liquids, sound absorption and publication on acoustics.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
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Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 11/10/24
Created by: Watson, Floyd Rowe (1872-1974)
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 3/1/95
More information is available at http://archives.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1110024.pdf (pdf)
Arrangement: By type of material
Subject Index
Acoustical Society of America
Acoustics
Auditorium
Building Construction
Faculty Papers
Methodist
Pentagon
Sound Vibration
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]