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Guide to the Stanford Construction Institute Correspondence
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  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note

  • Overview

    Call Number: SCM0186
    Creator: Guy F. Atkinson Company of California
    Title: Stanford Construction Institute correspondence
    Dates: 1960-1968
    Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder)
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Green Library
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Biographical/Historical note

    The Stanford Construction Institute was a graduate level construction engineering and management program.

    Scope and Contents note

    Includes correspondence with Prof. Clark Oglesby, Engineering Dean Lauress L. Wise, and Pres. J. E. Wallace Sterling pertaining largely to the company's financial support of the School of Engineering and the Stanford Construction Institute, with occasional mention of its programs; copy of an article on the program from THE CONSTRUCTOR, December 1961; and a copy of the "Plan for a Construction Institute at Stanford University" produced by the Dept. of Civil Engineering, April 1960.