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Duff, A. Wilmer (Alexander Wilmer), 1864-1955

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1864 - 1955-

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

MS041: Alexander Wilmer Duff Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS041
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence to and from Duff. Most of the correspondence is departmental in nature. One prominent correspondent is Harold B. Smith who was chair of the Electrical Engineering Department at WPI from 1896-1931. Smith and Duff worked at Purdue at the same time, and Smith was instrumental in getting Duff to take the position at WPI. Another prominent correspondent is Ira N. Hollis, President of WPI from 1919-1925, most of the 1919 correspondence discusses Duff’s...
Dates: 1894 - 1951