By Mary A. Sego, 2009
Scope and Contents of the Materials
The collection contains correspondence written to and from Thomas Perry, Chief/Consulting Engineer for the Jasper Wood Products Company, along with quotes and estimates for components of the prefabricated houses. There are reports from testing of the same components, along with timecards from the business. The collection also contains newsclippings from the 1930's relating to the housing industry. There are a few unrelated newsclippings from 1978 and 1980 and a company catalog from MacBeath Hardwood Company.
Thomas Perry was the Chief/Consulting Engineer for the Jasper Wood Products Co. in Jasper, Indiana.
Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Alternate Extent Statement:
Collection is open for research.
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MSP 29, Thomas Perry's collection of Jasper Wood Products Co. material, Karnes Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
Box and Folder Listing Browse by Box:
[Box 1: Jasper Wood Products Company, 1935-1980