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Dan Trivich Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WSP000569
The Dan Trivich Papers consist of the office files of Dan Trivich (1916-1983), Professor of Chemistry at Wayne State University. This collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, manuscripts, publications, lecture notes, teaching materials, and reports.

Dates

  • 1954 - 1980

Creator

Language of Materials

Material predominantly in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

19 Linear Feet (19 SB)

Abstract

The Dan Trivich Papers consist of the office files of Dan Trivich (1916-1983), Professor of Chemistry at Wayne State University. Professor Trivich earned a B.A. (1938) and a Ph.D. (1942) in Chemistry, both from Ohio State University; he began work at Wayne University in 1948, as an instructor, and was appointed Professor in 1957. His research work involved the conversion of solar energy through the use of photovoltaic cells. This collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, manuscripts, publications, lecture notes, teaching materials, and reports.

History

Professor of Chemistry at Wayne State University, Professor Trivich earned a B.A. (1938) and a Ph.D. (1942) in Chemistry, both from Ohio State University; he began work at Wayne University in 1948, as an instructor, and was appointed Professor in 1957. His research work involved the conversion of solar energy through the use of photovoltaic cells.

Arrangement

The collection is grouped by material type. Its original order has been preserved.

Acquisition

Donated to the Reuther Library on December 21, 1983.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Casey S. Westerman on May 1, 2013.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Dan Trivich Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Casey Westerman.
Date
2013-05-01
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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