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Raymond, Arthur Emmons (Aeronautical Engineer)



  • Existence: 1899 - 1999


Background: Caltech Assistant Professor of Aeronautics, 1927-34; Chief Engineer, Douglas Aircraft Company, 1925-60.


Collection Notes: Oral history, 1982. This 20-page oral history is primarily concerned with the aeronautics courses Raymond taught at Caltech in the late 1920s and 1930s.

Papers, 1928-34; 1974. Notes for airplane design courses given at Caltech. Most are handwritten and include numerous diagrams. Included is a copy of Raymond's 1974 autobiography which describes his personal and professional life and includes material on Pasadena history.

Collection size: 1 box, 0.5 linear ft.

Finding aid available at the Archives.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

GALCIT 50 Year Anniversary

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1995-00248

Arthur Raymond Papers

Identifier: RaymondAE
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of lecture notes for airplane design courses at Caltech and a copy of his autobiography.

Dates: 1928-1934

Additional filters:

Unprocessed Material 3
Archival Object 3
Collection 1
Aeronautics 4
Manuscript Collection 2
Aviation 1
Film & Video 1