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Antoine Marc Gaudin papers

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Identifier: MC-0623

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Scope and Contents

The collection documents the professional activities of Antoine Marc Gaudin from approximately 1923 to 1964.

Included in the materials are a 1939 signed letter from Herbert Hoover and a 1949 letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower. The collection also comprises consulting reports, working papers and manuscripts of the second edition of "Flotation," correspondence, notes, photographs, copies of illustrations, and a report by Gaudin on Memory and Arts completed for Hochschild.


  • Creation: 1923 - 1964


Access note

This collection is open.

Conditions Governing Use

Access to collections in the Department of Distinctive Collections is not authorization to publish. Please see the MIT Libraries Permissions Policy for permission information. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection or MIT.

Biographical Note

Antoine M. Gaudin was the Richards Professor of Mineral Dressing in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Metallurgy.


2.6 Cubic Feet (2 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes)

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Processing Information note

Some collection descriptions are based on legacy data and may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies. Description may change pending verification. Please contact the MIT Department of Distinctive Collections if you notice any errors or discrepancies.

Preliminary Inventory to the Papers of Antoine Marc Gaudin
Preliminary Inventory
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 2021 November 19: Edited by Lana Mason for compliance with DACS single-level optimum requirements.

Repository Details

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