Guide to the Stanford Construction Institute Correspondence

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
May 2011
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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
Phone: (650) 725-1022

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.

Collection Contents

Box 1