William F. Devendorf photographs, 1898-1904.

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Devendorf, William F. (William Frederick). William F. Devendorf photographs, 1898-1904.

William F. Devendorf photographs, 1898-1904.

Photographs of Cornell University scenes including Sibley College of Engineering, the Library, the old Armory, and Fall Creek gorge, 1898. Also an album of photographs with scenes from telephone exchanges in Georgia, images of African-Americans in the South, scenes of Charleston, S.C. and Savannah, GA., 1900-1901; scenes of New York City, 1903; St. Augustine, FL; the Grand Canyon, 1903; a fire in Baltimore, 1904; the Thousand Islands, 1903; Niagara Falls, 1902; Buffalo, N.Y. and the Pan-American Exposition, 19012-1902; Montreal and elsewhere in Canada, 1903; and other places.

ca. 300 photographs.

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Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts

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Cornell university

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The Cornell Campaign was a successful $1.507 billion campaign that concluded in 1996. From the description of Cornell Campaign records, 1992-1996. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64045821 Solomon Cady Hollister was dean of the Cornell University College of Engineering from 1937-1959. Dale R. Corson was dean of the engineering college from 1959-1963, University provost from 1963 to 1969, and served as University president until his retirement in 1977. ...

Pan-American Exposition (1901 : Buffalo, N.Y.)

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Devendorf, William F. (William Frederick)

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Cornell University Class of 1898. William Frederick Devendorf graduated from Cornell in 1898 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a concentration in Electrical Engineering. He later held positions as head of telephone exchanges for Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Co. in Atlanta, Georgia, as a telephone exchange designer for Western Electric Co. in New York City, and as the owner of Wm. F. Devendorf & Co. in Rochester, NY, a steam power plant engineering and contracting company. ...