Fonds - John Wardlaw Porteous fonds

UAA-1969-116 UAA-1970-089

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John Wardlaw Porteous fonds

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  • 1931-1967 (Creation)
    Porteous, John Wardlaw

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0.18 m of multi media records

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(1907 - 1968)

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Engineer, 1907-1968. An alumnus of the University, 'Ward' Porteous returned to the campus in 1930 as an instructor in electrical engineering. He became a full professor in 1955. He was a co- founder of the campus radio station, CKUA; between 1939 and 1940 he designed and installed the station's transmission expansion facilities.

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Fonds consists of records pertaining to John Porteous and CKUA.

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No further accruals expected.

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Created by MMCFARLANE 2-8-2008. Updated by MMCFARLANE 2-8-2008. Updated by M.Fraser on 9 April 2020.

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