J. Albert Wood Jr. Collection

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J. Albert Wood Jr. Collection
Creator:
Call Number: UA276
Dates: 1929-1933
Physical Description: 0.19 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: University of Rochester Archives

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Related Materials
Content List
1929
1931 - 1932
1932 - 1933
Collection Overview
Title: J. Albert Wood Jr. Collection
Call Number: UA276
Dates: 1929-1933
Physical Description: 0.19 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: University of Rochester Archives

Biographical/Historical Note
J. Albert Wood, Jr. (1905-1975) was an engineering instructor at the University of Rochester from 1928 to 1934. He received his MS in physics here in 1929. From 1929 to 1933 he took a series of photographs documenting events at the University of Rochester, including picnics, the new River Campus, and work in the Electrical Engineering Lab.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
The J. Albert Wood, Jr. Collection was donated by his daughter, Ann L. Wood, in April 2004.Access
For access to this collection, please contact the University of Rochester Archives (archives@library.rochester.edu) at least two business days prior to your planned visit.

Please note: Some materials may be restricted or require permission for use.

Use
To request reproductions or permission to publish materials from the collection, please contact the University of Rochester Archives (archives@library.rochester.edu). Researchers may be responsible for determining any copyright questions.



Citation
[Item title, item date], J. Albert Wood Jr. Collection, UA276, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterRelated Materials
Wood's Masters thesis, "Determination of e/m/ for electrons ," is available in the Physics-Optics-Astronomy Library.


Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: University of Rochester Archives
Address: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation
River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, New York 14627-0055
archives@library.rochester.edu


Content List
1929
Box 1, Folder 1Physics Group and Campus after Storm, 1929
1931 - 1932
Box 1, Folder 2Rush Rhees Library, Engineering Building, Gym, Men's Dorm, Staff Picnic, Electrical Laboratory, 1931-1932
Box 1, Folder 3Snow Scenes, Time Study in Electrical Engineering Lab, Engineer's Club Picnic at Churchville Park, 1932
1932 - 1933
Box 1, Folder 4Engineer's Club Picnic, Refrigerator Test, Electrical Laboratory, 1932-1933


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