Gurdon Montague Butler papers, 1916-1939

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Gurdon Montague Butler papers, 1916-1939

AZ 523


Collection Summary

Creator: Butler, G. M. (Gurdon Montague), b. 1881
Collection Name:Gurdon Montague Butler papers,
Inclusive Dates: 1916-1939
Physical Description:1.3 linear feet
Abstract:Typescript (carbon) and holograph, personal and professional correspondence. Includes correspondence related to the College of Mines and Engineering (1917-1939), private consulting (1916-1932), and regarding support of University President Cloyd Marvin (1923-1928). Also includes correspondence with family and friends, with civic organizations such as the Masons (1923-1932), the Rotary Club (1921-1933), and with the Tucson Zoning and Planning Commission (1927-1929).
Collection Number:AZ 523
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/

Biographical Note

Dean of the College of Mines and Engineering (1915-1940); Dean of Engineering (1940-1951); director of Arizona Bureau of Mines (1918-1940) at The University of Arizona.


Scope and Content Note

Typescript (carbon) and holograph, personal and professional correspondence. Includes correspondence related to the College of Mines and Engineering (1917-1939), private consulting (1916-1932), and regarding support of University President Cloyd Marvin (1923-1928). Also includes correspondence with family and friends, with civic organizations such as the Masons (1923-1932), the Rotary Club (1921-1933), and with the Tucson Zoning and Planning Commission (1927-1929).


Restrictions

Restrictions

None.

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.


Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Marvin, Cloyd Heck, 1889-1969

Corporate Name(s)
Freemasons. Arizona -- History
Rotary Club (Tucson, Ariz.)
Tucson (Ariz.). Planning and Zoning Commission -- Records and correspondence
University of Arizona -- Faculty
University of Arizona -- History
University of Arizona. College of Engineering and Mines -- History


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Gurdon Montague Butler papers(AZ 523). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.


Container List

boxfolder
11 University correspondence, College of Mines. , 1917-1932
12 Equipment requests for Mining and Engineering College. , 1917-1918, 1924-1932
13 University correspondence Re: Mining and Metallurgy Mineral Display. , 1929-1932
[Identifier] University correspondence Re: Engineering Students and the Draft. , 1917-1918
boxfolder
15 University correspondence Re: recruiting High School Students to the College of Engineering. , 1917-1918, 1925
16 University correspondence Re: recommendations for Reserve status. , 1917-1918, 1923
17 University correspondence Re: "Special course work". , 1917-1918
18 University correspondence Re: "Miners Short Course". , 1917-1918
19 University correspondence with the Arizona Bureau of Mines. , 1917-1939
110 Miscellaneous university correspondence. , 1917-1932
111 University correspondence relating to Dr. Marvin. , 1923-1928
boxfolder
21 Correspondence with family. , 1923-1931
22 Personal correspondence Re: Schools for Gurdon Butler, Jr. , 1916-1932
23 Personal corresepondence with Gus Atchley. , 1916-1932
24 Personal corresepondence Re: Memberships in Mining and Engineering Societies. , 1916-1932
25 Persoal correspondence with the Colorado School of Mines. , 1916-1932
26 Personal correspondence with the Michigan College of Mines. , 1916-1932
27 Personal correspondence Re: Automobiles. , 1916-1932
28 Personal correspondence Re: houses and property. , 1916-1932
29 Personal correspondence Re: goods purchased. , 1916-1932
210 Consulting. , 1916-1932
211 Personal correspondence with Masons. , 1923-1932
212 Personal correspondence and materials Re: Tucson Zoining and Planning Commission. , 1927-1929
213 Miscellaneous personal correspondence. , 1923-1927
214 Miscellaneous personal correspondence. , 1928-1932
boxfolder
31 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1921-1925
32 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1926
33 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1927
34 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1928
35 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1929
36 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1930
37 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1931 (January - April)
38 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1931 (May - October)
39 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1932
310 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , 1933
311 Personal correspondence, "Rotary". , No Date