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Frank A. Laws papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0329

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The papers of Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumnus and Professor Frank A. Law consist of two folders of correspondence, notes, and diagrams pertaining to electrical machinery problems and to the properties of various metals.


  • Creation: 1902 - 1927


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Frank Arthur Laws, 1867-1936, SB 1889, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; SM 1890, Harvard University, was professor in the MIT Department of Physics from 1889 to 1894 and the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering from 1894 to 1932.


0.2 Cubic Feet (1 half manuscript box)

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