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Becoming Caltech, 1910–1930: Presentations from the Archives, Session 5

Thursday, August 6, 2020
5:00pm to 6:00pm
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In the 1910s and 1920s, a small institution called Throop Polytechnic Institute dramatically reinvented itself, transforming from a manual arts academy to an engineering school, then expanding into a research institute. A century ago, it became the California Institute of Technology. Join us on Zoom for a series of presentations by Caltech archivists on the science, engineering, architecture, and community life of early Caltech.

This session, the fifth of our series, will include three brief presentations:

  • Humanities before HSS
  • Architectural Elements Saved
  • Biology Returns to Caltech

To participate, please register here

For more information, please contact Caltech Archives by email at archives@caltech.edu or visit Becoming Caltech, 1910–1930: Presentations from the Archives series.