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Register of the Robert T. Stevens Papers, ca 1942-1946
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Note on the Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Robert T. Stevens Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca 1942-1946
    Creator: Stevens, Robert T.
    Extent: 0.5 linear ft.
    Repository: California Institute of Technology. Archives.
    Pasadena, California 91125
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the California Institute of Technology Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the California Institute of Technology Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item, Box and file number], Robert T. Stevens Papers, Archives, California Institute of Technology.

    Note on the Collection

    The Papers of Robert T. Stevens were donated to the Archives by Mr. Stevens in July, 1993. They consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, technical notes and drawings relating to the Caltech rocket project during World War II. Included is some material on Project Camel, the atom bomb.
    A detailed account of Mr. Stevens's work on the rocket project is given in the interview conducted by Shirley Cohen with Mr. Stevens on July 1, 1993. The interview forms part of the Archives' oral history series.
    Researchers may also wish to consult the following collections in the Caltech Archives for information on the rocket project:
    • Historical Files
    • The Papers of Robert A. Millikan
    • The Papers of William A. Fowler
    • The Papers of C. C. Lauritsen