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Transcontinental trips

 File — Box: 159, Reel: 5

Scope and Content of Collection

From the Collection: The collection includes more than 145,000 pages of letters, scientific manuscripts, reports, unpublished speeches, lecture notes, family papers, medals, and photographs.

Dates

  • 1871-1963
  • Majority of material found within 1920-1963

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English & Hungarian

Access

The collection is open for research. Researchers must apply in writing for access. The original portion of the Theodore von Kármán papers are also available to researchers in microfiche format. The printed finding aid to the original von Kármán collection (175 boxes) and its microfiche edition is titled The Theodore von Kármán Collection at the California Institute of Technology (ed. J.R. Goodstein and C. Kopp, 1981). It may be obtained through the Caltech Archives or through various libraries who obtained copies of the microfiche and guide. The 1994 supplement has not been filmed.

Extent

From the Collection: 93 linear feet (190 boxes)

Repository Details

Part of the California Institute of Technology Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1200 East California Blvd.
MC B215-74
Pasadena California 91125 United States of America
(626) 395-2704