The Robert Rankin Papers consist of materials that document Rankin's years as an Oregon State College student and his career as an engineer and engineering consultant.
ID: MSS Rankin
Extent: 1.1 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
The collection includes documentation relating to Rankin's work as a student at OSC, as a professional engineer and as an engineering consultant. It include correspondence, drawings and maps, newspaper clippings, notes, publications, studies and textbooks. There are also materials pertaining to rates charged by Pacific Power and Light to Corvallis customers, which Rankin actively contested as being too high. The textbooks were written by OSC Physics and Engineering Department faculty.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: Robert Rankin Papers (MSS Rankin), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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