Letters written to Litton and copies of letters by him; notes; notebooks; reports; blueprints and drawings; patents; etc.
concerning vacuum tubes and machinery built by Litton and his various businesses; the operation of the companies; Litton's
theories of physics; and materials related to personal business matters.
Charles Vincent Litton was born, March 13, 1904, in San Francisco, California to Charles A. and Alice J. (Vincent) Litton.
As a boy he had been fascinated with radio—at the age of 12 he had his own "wireless house" in back of his parents' house
in Redwood City-and so, it was not surprising that he went on to study electrical engineering. He received his A.B. from Stanford
University in 1924 and his E.E. in 1925.
Number of containers: 13 boxes, 6 cartons, 7 oversize folders
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