By Mary A. Sego
Primary Creator: Gagen, Robert
Extent: 0.25 Cubic feet. More info below.
Date Acquired: 08/03/2009
Forms of Material: Drafting equipment
Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.
Physical Access Note: The tools have been wrapped and placed into an acid-free artifact box.
Acquisition Source: Susan Metsger
Acquisition Method: Donation
Preferred Citation: MSA 38, Robert Gagen engineering tools, Karnes Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
1. Compass along with two drafting tools and four attachments inside, 3” x 6.75” black,
plastic, case with “Purdue” in gold (worn letters) on front.
2. Two compasses, two drafting tools and five attachments inside a 4” x 9” black case,
with green felt interior.
3. Two compasses, two drafting tools and three attachments, with cleaning cloth,
10” x 4.5” blue “Riefler SPG 2/3” case, with blue felt interior.