Guide to the Julius Berger Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0075
Creators:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Berger, Julius G., 1888- ((electrical engineer))
Dates:
1909-1918.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Boxe
3 boxes, 9 volumes
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
This collection traces the training and employment of an early electrical engineer. It includes 4 manuals filled with Berger's lab training at Stevens and G.E., a lecture notebook, two business correspondence scrapbooks, an industrial power data reference book, and a group of G.E. technical newsletters.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Berger served as a General Electric Company electrical engineer, a William Gordon Corporation contractor, and eventually began his own electrical design firm. He was educated in 1910 at the Stevens Institute, and enrolled in the General Electric continuing education program at Lynn, Mass.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Robert Harding, 1986
Author
Robert Harding
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Julius G. Berger Collection, 1909-1918, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the Division of Electricity, 11/20/83.

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
Inventory available; contact the Archives Center for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Scrapbooks -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notebooks -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electrical engineers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electrical science and technology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
General Electric Company Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stevens Institute. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives