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Harold C. Weber papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0396

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection contains printed material relating to tests conducted at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) at the request of the Select Committee on Small Business of the United States Senate concerning effects noted when the battery additive AD-X2 was added to lead acid storage batteries.


  • 1952 - 1956


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Harold Christian Weber, 1895- , S.B. in chemical engineering, 1918, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Sc.D. 1935, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, Switzerland, joined the MIT faculty in 1922 as assistant professor of chemical engineering. He became associate professor in 1928 and professor in 1941; was technical advisor to the Chemical Warfare Development Laboratory at MIT during World War II; and was appointed Chief Scientific Advisor to the Chief of Research and Development of the U.S. Army in 1958.


0.2 Cubic Feet (3 folders)

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