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