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Charles T. G. Looney Papers, 1917-1971

Creator:
Looney, Charles Thomas George 1906-1987
Collector:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Subject:
Cross, Hardy
Physical description:
9.1 cu. ft.; 29 boxes
Type:
Manuals
Collection descriptions
Pamphlets
Place:
Iowa
North Carolina
Connecticut
Maryland
Date:
1917
1971
1917-1971
Notes:
Charles T. G. Looney (1906-1987) consulting engineer and college professor taught at the University of North Carolina, 1936-1937; University of Iowa, 1937-1943; Johns Hopkins University, 1943-1946; Yale University, 1946-1958; and the University of Maryland, 1958-1972.
Summary:
The papers of Charles T. G. Looney contain handbooks, lectures, manuals, pamphlets, regulations reports, and research bulletins on structural design, concrete and steel materials testing, impact and stress studies, bridges, earthquakes, and erosion, building codes, waterpower, mathematical calculations, professional associations, and related engineering topics. Also includes lecture notes for courses taught by Hardy Cross at the University of Illinois. Archives Center.
Cite as:
Division of the History of Technology, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Engineers
Concrete bridges
Iron and steel bridges
Building laws
Soil erosion
Materials--Testing
Structural design
Water-power
Local number:
2007.3148 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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