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James R. Jack papers

Identifier: MC-0067

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection consists of four volumes of notes on courses given at Glasgow University by John Harvard Biles and Philip Jenkins on the stability of ships, ship calculations, strength of ships, and resistance and speed.


  • Creation: 1889 - 1894


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0.3 Cubic Feet (4 volumes)

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