Guide to the Neal Van Devender Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0893
Creator: Van Devender, Neal.
Title: Neal Van Devender papers
Dates: 1964-2003
Bulk Dates: 1964-1966
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
Summary: The bulk of the collection consists of syllabi, notes, homework reports, and exams from math, engineering and aeronautics classes at Stanford, 1965-66. Other materials include letters received pertaining to employment offers, 1966; two letters from Alvy Ray Smith, 1966 and 1985; photographs taken at Stanford, including some of Alvy Ray Smith, 1965-66; and other miscellaneous materials pertaining to his time at Stanford.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Neal Van Devender Papers (SC0893). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Neal Van Devender earned his master’s degree in aeronautics and astronautics at Stanford University in 1966.

Description of the Collection

The bulk of the collection consists of syllabi, notes, homework reports, and exams from math, engineering and aeronautics classes at Stanford, 1965-66. Other materials include letters received pertaining to employment offers, 1966; two letters from Alvy Ray Smith, 1966 and 1985; photographs taken at Stanford, including some of Alvy Ray Smith, 1965-66; and other miscellaneous materials pertaining to his time at Stanford.

Access Terms

Smith, Alvy Ray.
Stanford University--Curricula.
Stanford University--Students.
Van Devender, Neal.
Aeronautics--Study and teaching.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

A.A. 210a (Compressible Flow) 1965

Box 1, Folder 2

A.A. 210b, notes, 1966

Box 1, Folder 3

A.A. 210b, syllabus, 1966

Box 1, Folder 4

A.A. 210b, homework and exams, 1966

Box 1, Folder 5

A.A. 210c, syllabus, 1966

Box 1, Folder 6

A.A. 210c, notes, homework and exams, 1966

Box 1, Folder 7

A.A. 220 (Aero. Phys. Meas.), syllabus, 1966

Box 1, Folder 8

A.A. 220, notes, exams, experiment reports, 1966

Box 1, Folder 9

A.A. 231 (Experimentation in Aeronautics and Astronautics), syllabus, 1966

Box 2, Folder 1

A.A. 231, notes, final exam, 1966

Box 2, Folder 2

A.A. 231, experiment reports, 1966

Box 2, Folder 3

A.A. 240a (Structural Analysis) 1966

Box 2, Folder 4

A.A. 240b, 1966

Box 2, Folder 5

A.A. 242a (Classical Dynamics) notes, 1965

Box 2, Folder 6

A.A. 242a, homework and exams, 1965

Box 2, Folder 7

A.A. 280c (Rocket Technology), notes, 1966

Box 2, Folder 8

A.A. 280c, homework #4, 1966

Box 2, Folder 9

A.A. 280c, homework and exams, 1966

Box 2, Folder 10

A.A. 290 (280)

Box 2, Folder 11

E.M. 242 (Hydro and Aerodynamics), notes, 1965

Box 2, Folder 12

E.M. 242, homework and exams, 1965

Box 3, Folder 1

E.M. 243 (Hydro and Aerodynamics), 1966

Box 3, Folder 2

Math 106 (Complex Variables), 1965

Box 3, Folder 3

Math 131 (Partial Differential Equations), 1966

Box 3, Folder 4

Math 132 (Partial Differential Equations), 1966

Box 3, Folder 5

PSSC Physic Study Guide – optics and mechanics, 1975

Box 3, Folder 6

PSSC Physic Study Guide – E&M and modern physics, 1975

Box 3, Folder 7

Aeronautics and Astronautics [SU] Newsletter Fall 2003

Box 3, Folder 8

Biographical clippings

Box 3, Folder 9

Boeing application 1966

Box 3, Folder 10

Commencement 1966

Box 3, Folder 11

Graduate School of Business application [SU] 1981

Box 3, Folder 12

Letters received 1965-68

Box 3, Folder 13

Photographs, Stanford (including some of Alvy Ray Smith), 1965-66

Box 3, Folder 14

Smith, Alvy Ray, letters, 1966, 1985

Box 3, Folder 15

Stanford University correspondence and forms, 1964-66

Box 3, Folder 16

Employment Applications and Resume, 1965-1984