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John Alexander Low Waddell papers

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John Alexander Low Waddell papers, 1886-1930
Title
John Alexander Low Waddell papers
Inclusive dates
1886-1930
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Waddell papers
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Summary
This collection contains reprints of addresses and published articles written by John Alexander Low Waddell from 1886-1930. Topics covered include bridge design, engineering education, economics in engineering and the Chinese railway. The collection also includes handwritten bridge specifications on graph paper created during Waddell{u2019}s time as a consulting bridge engineer in Kansas City, Missouri, dated 1897-1898
Biographical or historical data
Waddell graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1875 and taught rational and technical mechanics at the institute from 1878-1880. He was also professor of engineering at the Imperial University of Tokyo from 1882-1886. Following this he worked as an engineering and design consultant in both the United States and abroad.
John Alexander Low Waddell papers

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