By Mary A. Sego
Scope and Contents of the Materials
The collection consists of one folder which contains articles by John F. Stover.
John F. Stover received his B.A. (1934) and M.A. (1937) from the University of Nebraska and his Ph.D. (1951) from the University of Wisconsin. John came to Purdue in 1947 and served 31 years, till his retirement in 1978. While on the faculty his many books and articles established him as a leading scholar of the history of American railroads, and he continued publishing actively in the field since his retirement and prior to his death in 2007.
Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Alternate Extent Statement:
1 folder and 1 book
Collection is open for research.
MSF 365, John F. Stover papers, Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
Box and Folder Listing Browse by Folder:
[Folder 1: Articles, 1955-1957
[Item 1: The Railroads of the South, 1865-1900, 1955],
- Item 1: The Railroads of the South, 1865-1900, 1955
- Stover, John F. (1955). The Railroads of the South, 1865-1900: a study in finance and control. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Press.