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Summer Management Course Papers and Reference Material Collection

Identifier: RG10.0003.006

Scope and Contents

The collection contains papers and reference material associated with the College of Engineering's summer management courses. Volumes are identified by year of course offering and are arranged chronologically. Volumes include brochures, registration, lecture and event schedules  lecture notes


  • 1939-1960


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

Biographical / Historical

The State University of Iowa College of Engineering has offered summer management courses as continuing education for those engaged in business and industry. The collection documents a 22-year period of such course offerings. Courses were generally offered for a two or three-week period. From 1939 to 1948 the course was arranged by R.M. Barnes, and from 1950 to 1960 it was arranged by J.W. Deegan.


7.50 linear feet

Photographs of course participants and presenters are included in some volumes. other_unmapped

Method of Acquisition

The collection was transferred to the University Archives from the University Libraries' circulating collection on January 5, 2011, as Accession 2011-03.

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Motion picture films pertaining to motion and time studies and other engineering-related topics; unprocessed (RG30.0005.001)
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Archives Repository

100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242