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Papers of William H. Pickering, 1941-1970

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WILLIAM HAYWARD PICKERING, 1910-2004. Electrical engineer; Professor of Electrical Engineering, CIT 1940-80; Director, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 1954-76. The papers include administrative and organizational material related to JPL (especially JPL - NASA - CIT relationship) and JPL projects, Pickering’s work as a scientific advisor, his involvement in professional organizations (ie- NAE & IAF). The complete finding aid is available at the Online Archive of California. SUPPLEMENT 2004: 6 boxes from the estate of William Pickering containing mixed files of talks, professional activities, biographical material, photos and awards (some oversize). [UNPROCESSED].

ID: 1990-00165
Pickering, William Hayward (Electrical Engineer, Director JPL)

MEDIUM: Paper; LENGTH: 9 linear ft. ; QUANTITY: 21 boxes

Topics: Administration, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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