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Fred S. Hanson Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: LU-MS-193
This collection consists primarily of materials from seminars hosted by the USA War Office, including schedules, reports, personal and secondary publications, class enrollment slips, and correspondence. Also in the collection are lecture notes and slides, research bibliography notecards, and family photographs.


  • 1938-1990


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Lawrence University does not hold the copyright for all materials in this collection. Uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) require the researcher to secure permission from the copyright holder.


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Biographical or Historical Information

Fred Sumner Hanson, III received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State College in 1935. He later went on to earn a Master of Science degree from Lawrence College in 1937, and a PhD in Chemistry from the Institute of Paper Chemistry, then located in Appleton, WI, in 1939.

Method of Acquisition

Donated to the Archives by Barbara Hanson, circa 1990

Processing Information

Minimally processed, 2016
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Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

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