Stong, C.L., 1902-1975 (electrical engineer) Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics Search this
12.6 Cubic feet (38 boxes)
Scope and Contents:
These papers are the files of the editor of "The Amateur Scientist" section of the Scientific American from 1952 to 1975. They are arranged chronologically by date of article. The feature was started in 1952 as an expansion of "The Amateur Astronomer" section of the periodical. The papers include files of Stong's predecessor and files for articles prepared but not published before his death. The files contain correspondence with authors and readers, original illustrations, and reprints of articles.
C. L. Stong (1902-1975), an electrical engineer with the Western Electric Company from 1926 to 1962, became editor of "The Amateur Scientist" feature of the Scientific American in 1957 and held that position until his death.
Collection donated by Mildred Stong, 1976.
Collection is open for research.
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