Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts Records,1878-1934.

Collection Number: 16-5-948

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts records, 1878-1934.
Collection Number:
16-5-948
Creator:
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts.
Quantity:
3.9 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Lantern slides, cards, volumes, a photograph, and correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Glass lantern slides; cards with contact prints made from slides; bound volumes of alumni records; photograph of the Civil Engineering faculty (1891-1892); and correspondence (1878-1904) concerning professor John D. Morris and student charges against him of incompetence, as well as other college matters.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Glass lantern slides; cards with contact prints made from slides; bound volumes of alumni records; photograph of the Civil Engineering faculty(1891-1892); and correspondence (1878-1904) concerning professor John D. Morris and student charges against him of incompetence, as well as other college matters. Also, three group photographs of the Class of 1905, Engineering, including Irvin Norton '05. "American Schools of Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture: School of Marine Construction, Sibley College, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York," in Marine Engineering, May 1899, given to the Library by Robert Henry Thurston. Includes photo of the Class of 1913 with Dean Albert William Smith belonging to Clifford A Brown '13.
"American Schools of Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture: School of Marine Construction, Sibley College, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York," in Marine Engineering, May 1899, given to the Library by Robert Henry Thurston. Also, Sibley College Pocket Book for students, 1916-1917.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts.
Morris, John D.
Norton, Irvin.
Cornell University--Alumni and alumnae.
Cornell University--Faculty.
Cornell University--Students.
Cornell University. Class of 1905
Cornell University. Class of 1913
Cornell University. College of Engineering.

Form and Genre Terms:
Lantern slides.
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts records, #16-5-948. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Box 1
Sibley College Pocket Book 1916-1917
Box 1-3
Index cards with contact prints
Box 4
Books
Box 5
Correspondence
Index available in accession folder
Box 6-7
Glass lantern slides
Box 8
Unprocessed material
Folder 1
Publication on Marine Engineering featuring Sibley College
Folder 2
Photo of Class of 1913