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D. B. Steinman Papers, 1907-1959, bulk circa 1950-1955

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1198
Bib ID 5712491 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Steinman, D. B (David Barnard), 1886-1960
Title D. B. Steinman Papers, 1907-1959, bulk circa 1950-1955
Physical Description 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged in five series.

Description

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); D. B. Steinman papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers processed anm 8/29/06.

Revision Description

2010-03-25 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

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Armstrong, Edwin H (Edwin Howard), 1890-1954 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bridges -- Design and construction Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Finch, James Kip, 1883-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mackinac Bridge (Mich.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Steinman, D. B (David Barnard), 1886-1960 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

David B. Steinman, 11 June 1886- 21 Aug. 1960, bridge design engineer known for his studies of airflow and wind velocity that helped make possible aerodynamically stable bridges. He assisted in design and construction of the Hell Gate Arch Bridge (New York City), the Florianopolis Bridge (Brazil), the Mackinac Bridge (Michigan), and the Triborough Bridge (New York City).