Raymond Spivey Fouraker Retirement Letters 1958

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Creator
Fouraker, Raymond Spivey, 1891-1966
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0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Call number
MSS 00197

The Raymond Spivey Fouraker retirement letters consist of copies of letters written to Fouraker upon his retirement from North Carolina State College (now North Carolina State University) in 1958.

Raymond Spivey Fouraker (1891 - 1966) was a professor in the electrical engineering department at North Carolina State College from 1928 to 1958. Born in Dallas, Texas, Fouraker received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Texas A&M College and his master's degree from the University of Texas. Before joining the faculty at N.C. State, he taught at Texas A&M, the University of Texas, and Texas Technological College. He was a member of several organizations, including the American Institute of Electrical Engineers (AIEE), the American Society of Engineering Education, the North Carolina Society of Engineers, and the Raleigh Engineers' Club.

Biographical/historical note

Raymond Spivey Fouraker (1891 - 1966) was a professor in the electrical engineering department at North Carolina State College (now North Carolina State University) from 1928 to 1958. Born in Dallas, Texas, Fouraker received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Texas A&M College and his master's degree from the University of Texas. Before joining the faculty at N.C. State, he taught at Texas A&M, the University of Texas, and Texas Technological College. He was a member of several organizations, including the American Institute of Electrical Engineers (AIEE), the American Society of Engineering Education, the North Carolina Society of Engineers, and the Raleigh Engineers' Club.

Scope/content

The Raymond Spivey Fouraker retirement letters consists of copies of letters written to Fouraker upon his retirement from North Carolina State College (now North Carolina State University) in 1958.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Raymond Spivey Fouraker retirement letters, MSS 197, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

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Source of acquisition

Received from William J. Barclay, 1989 April 21.

Processing information

Processed by Special Collections staff, 2005; updated by Susan C. Rodriguez, 2015 December.

Please note that some historical materials may contain harmful content and/or descriptions. Learn how we’re addressing it.
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Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Raymond Spivey Fouraker Retirement Letters, MSS 00197, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.