Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
0.6 cu. ft. : 2 boxes
Engineer and professor of civil engineering, specializing in hydraulics and water resource management. He published widely on these subjects. In 1965 he was named first head of the Agricultural and Irrigation Engineering Department upon its creation.
Journal articles and publications written by Peterson, on engineering subjects such as irrigation, drainage, and water resource management, and a copy of his book, "Environmental Management in the Colorado River Basin."
Dean F. Petersen Collection, 1952-1977, Archives Center, National Museum of American History