Guide to the Stanford Construction Institute Correspondence SCM0186

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email:
May 2011

Title: Stanford Construction Institute correspondence
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0186
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1960-1968
creator: Guy F. Atkinson Company of California

Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence with Prof. Clark Oglesby, Engineering Dean Lauress L. Wise, and Pres. J. E. Wallace Sterling pertaining largely to the company's financial support of the School of Engineering and the Stanford Construction Institute, with occasional mention of its programs; copy of an article on the program from THE CONSTRUCTOR, December 1961; and a copy of the "Plan for a Construction Institute at Stanford University" produced by the Dept. of Civil Engineering, April 1960.

Biographical/Historical note

The Stanford Construction Institute was a graduate level construction engineering and management program.

Box 1