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George VanTrump Burgess papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1727

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of scrapbooks, photographs, and notebooks, documenting George VanTrump Burgess' years at Yale University and his professional career as an engineer.

Dates

  • 1923-1961

Creator

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

Transferred from the Council on Engineering.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

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

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1727

Overview

The papers consist of scrapbooks, photographs, and notebooks, documenting George VanTrump Burgess' years at Yale University and his professional career as an engineer.

Biographical / Historical

George VanTrump Burgess was born in 1903 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated in 1925 with a degree in engineering from the Yale University Sheffield Scientific School. He died on May 3, 1979.
Title
Guide to the George VanTrump Burgess Papers
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Christine Weideman
Date
August 1997
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

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours