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Harold L. Manley Collection, 1911-1949

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Manley, Harold Leonard, 1915-1996
Title
Harold L. Manley Collection
Dates
1911-1949 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.35 cubic foot, (1 box)
Collection Number
MSS Manley
Summary
The Harold L. Manley Collection contains lecture notes, problem sets, and textbooks from his classes at Oregon State College from 1939-1940.
Repository
Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Special Collections & Archives Research Center
121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis OR
97331-4501
Telephone: 541-737-2075
Fax: 541-737-8674
scarc@oregonstate.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection open for research.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Alumnus Harold L. (Hal) Manley entered Oregon State College in January 1938 and graduated in June 1940 with a BS degree in Civil Engineering. He worked briefly for the National Bureau of Standards after graduation and served in the US Marine Corps from 1942 to 1946. In 1946, he became a State Registered Civil Engineer in California; shortly thereafter he began working for the Department of Building and Safety of the City of Los Angeles where he remained until his retirement in 1975.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Harold L. Manley Collection consists of lecture notes and problem sets from mathematics and engineering classes that Manley took at Oregon State College in 1939-1940 as well as several mathematics and engineering textbooks. Of particular interest are lecture notes from a numerical calculus class taught by W.E. Milne and a 1949 textbook by Milne, Numerical Calculus.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Harold L. Manley Collection, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Lecture Notes, 1939-1940Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Numerical Calculus lecture notes from lectures given by W.E. Milne
1940
1
Problems in Differential Equations
1939
1
Statically Indeterminate Structures; problems by H.L. Manley
1940

Textbooks, 1911-1949Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Numerical Calculus: Approximations, Interpolation, Finite Differences, Numerical Integration, and Curve Fitting by W.E. Milne
1949
1
Elementary Differential Equations by Lyman M. Kells
1935
1
Strain Energy Methods of Stress Analysis by A.J. Sutton Pippard
1928
1
Theory of Elasticity by S. Timoshenko
1934
1
Elements of the Differential and Integral Calculus by W.A. Granville
1911