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Aris Phillips papers

Call Number: MS 1606

Scope and Contents

The Aris Phillips papers, which date from 1948 to 1978, consist primarily of correspondence, proposals, and financial reports documenting the government grants in which Phillips participated. Also included are conference material and printed matter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). Correspondence, memoranda, and printed material pertaining to the Yale University Department of Engineering and Applied Science complete the collection.

The papers were the gift of Bessie Phillips in 1991.


  • 1948-1978


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Bessie Phillips, 1991.


1.5 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL


The papers consist of grant and proposal files, subject files, and Yale University files.

Guide to the Aris Phillips Papers
Under Revision
compiled by Carol King
June 1991
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

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