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Drafting Manual and Drawings

Drafting Manual and Drawings

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Drafting Manual and Drawings
Identification: MF048
Date: ca. 1915
Size/Quantity: 0.05 linear feet (one archival folder)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Georgia School of Technology.
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection consists of a drafting manual and drawings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mechanical drawing was a requirement of virtually all engineering programs at Georgia Tech from as early as 1900. Drawing was required in almost every term of all years of these programs.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a drafting manual and several drawings, most likely from a drawing course that each student was required to take. Also, there is a small note accompanying the collection, which reads, "drawing by Lucas' father".

Index Terms

Georgia Institute of Technology. History.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite Drafting Manual and Drawings (MF048), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.


Accession #1999.040 (old number: 99-40).

Processing Information

Jessica Smith processed these records in 2002.

Revisions to Finding Aid

November 2005:
  • Finding aid converted from Encoded Archival Description Version 1.0 to Version 2002. September 2010: Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

  • Restrictions

    Restrictions: Access


    Restrictions: Use

    Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

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    A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.

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    1Manual and drawings, undated