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Guide to the Ernst Weber Collection RG.033

Poly Archives
Bern Dibner Library of Science and Technology
NYU Libraries
5 MetroTech Center
Brooklyn 11201
646-997-3530
polyarchives@nyu.edu


Poly Archives at the Bern Dibner Library of Science and Technology, NYU Libraries

Collection processed by Erica Saunders and Lindsay Anderberg

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on November 18, 2021 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Finding aid revised and edited by Zoe Blecher-Cohen, Mandy Abokhair, and Aileen Thong in 2021 to update the institutional change from NYU-Poly to NYU and for compliance with DACS Required Elements for Archival Description.  , November 2021

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Creator: Weber, Ernst
Title: Ernst Weber Collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1922-2002
Dates [bulk]: 1930-1992
Abstract: Ernst Weber was an award-winning and accomplished electrical engineer, pioneering advancements in the field both through his own research and his work in founding and running prominent institutions. He was a pioneer in the field of microwave technology. Ernst Weber was president of the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn (Poly) from 1957-1969. During his tenure Poly saw some of its greatest students and achievements, while Weber held together an institution struggling with financial distress and impending mergers. The papers of Ernst Weber include writings, awards, collected publications, a variety of items related to the university, papers of the Microwave Research Institute (now Weber Research Institute) and documents related to professional institutions.
Quantity: 56 Cubic Feet 32 boxes
Location: Bern Dibner Library of Science and Technology 5 MetroTech Center Brooklyn, New York, 11201 (646) 997-3943 polyarchives@nyu.edu
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Call Phrase: RG.033
Call Phrase: 35