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2. Course Offerings, n.d., 1883-2007 (bulk 1920-1996)

 Series

Summary:

This series provides a longitudinal view of the course curriculum and contains in-depth material from courses in math, physics, statistics, machine design and mechanisms, ordnance and textile engineering, thermodynamics, electronics, computer technology and applications, among others. Course progress reports written by school faculty (1969-1971) document topics covered in the two-year Computer Technology Course (Box 2, Folder 90). Of special interest are laboratory notebooks from the 1880s-1890s (Boxes 12-13, Folders 414-417), student reports (1939-1942) on topics ranging from corrosion problems in the packing industry to dynamic gear loads in railway engineering (Box 5, Folders 245-50), and course-related blueprints and drawings.

Dates

  • n.d., 1883-2007 (bulk 1920-1996)

Conditions Governing Access:

Records are closed for 25 years from the date of their creation, unless researchers have written permission from the creating office. Student records (boxes 9-11) are closed for 75 years from their date of creation.

Extent

From the Collection: 12.40 cubic feet (16 containers)

Language

From the Collection: English

Arrangement:

Alphabetical, then chronological.

Physical Description

6.0 cubic ft.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Snell Library
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston MA 02115 US