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Papers of Arnold Orville Beckman
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ARNOLD ORVILLE BECKMAN, 1900-2004. Founder of Beckman Instruments, Inc.; CIT Assistant Professor, 1929-40; CIT Trustee, 1953-pres. (Chairman, 1964-74). The papers primarily relate to Beckman’s philanthropy, including newspaper clippings, photos, scrapbooks, honorary plaques and certificates, and correspondence (ca. 1954-89).
Beckman, Arnold Orville (Chemist, Inventor, Philanthropist)
MEDIUM: Paper; LENGTH: 10 linear ft. ; QUANTITY: 12 Ms bxs, 3 stor. bxs, plus oversize material
Topics: Administration, Chemistry
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