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School of Physics Photograph Collection

School of Physics Photograph Collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: School of Physics Photograph Collection
Identification: VAM013
Date: 1933-1945
Size/Quantity: 0.1 linear feet (one archival folder)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Georgia Institute of Technology. School of Physics.
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:The Physics Department was one of the eight original departments created, when Georgia Tech opened in 1888. This collection contains photographs of faculty members from the Physics Department.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Physics Department was one of the original eight departments created when Georgia Tech opened in 1888. The first chair of the department was Isaac S. Hopkins, who also became Georgia Tech's first president.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains gelatin silver prints. The photographs are in fair condition with some fading and silver mirroring.

Index Terms

Georgia Institute of Technology. Faculty.
Universities and colleges--Faculty.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite School of Physics Photograph Collection (VAM013), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.


Accession #1985.1003 (old number: 85-10-03).

Processing Information

Jody Thompson processed these papers in 2004.

Revisions to Finding Aid

March 2006:
  • Finding aid converted from Encoded Archival Description Version 1.0 to Version 2002. April 2010: Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

  • Restrictions

    Restrictions: Access


    Restrictions: Use

    All photograph copyright restrictions under the laws of the United States Copyright must be obeyed. All photographs in this collection are subject to approval before publication may be permitted. Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

    Separated Material

    This collection was separated from the School of Physics Records (MS013).

    Other Finding Aids

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

    Container List

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    Image List: Image List, 1933-1945


    1VAM13-1: Frank B. Brown, undated


    1VAM13-2: Raymond Boydston, undated


    1VAM13-3: Cyril Feldstein, undated


    1VAM13-4: Thomas I. Porter, 1945


    1VAM13-4-1: copy of VAM13-4, 1945


    1VAM13-5: Stanley E. Rodgers, 1933