Accession - UAA-1969-116

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UAA-1969-116

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  • 1950-1960 (Creation)
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    Porteous, John Wardlaw

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13 textual 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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Accession consists of talks and papers by Porteous, J. W.:
1 Talk given by J. W. Porteous in London on the occaision of the opening of Leonardo da Vinci's models of invention, 34 pp. [1950]
2 Talk "The Possiblity of Adopting Wartime Program in Radio and Rada to Domesic Affairs," by J. W. Porteous, 2 pp. [ca. 1955]
3 Talk "C.K.U.A., 1927-45" by J. W. Porteous. Histocal sketch of C.K.U.A. Radio Station, 4pp. [ca 1950]
4 Talk, "In connection with the visiti to C.K.U.A. of the Edmonton Branch of Engineering Institute of Canada." by J. W. Porteous, 9 pp

  1. Talk , "Voltage, Current and Impedance" by J. W. Porteous, 5 pp.
  2. Correspondence, William Rowan to J. W. Porteous, 1952-11-13
  3. Log Book, VE 4AJS. From 1937-09-24
  4. Correspondence, Charles E. Garnett to J. W. Porteous, 1960-03-29, 2pp.
  5. Royal Society of Arts. List of Fellows. 1959-11-01
  6. Royal Society of Arts. Descriptive Bulletin. 1960
  7. Journal of the Royal Society of Arts 1960-03
  8. Royal Society of Arts. Calendar of Meetings. 1962-02
  9. Royal Society of Arts. Charter and By-Laws.

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good

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  • English

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accession register; case file; file inventory

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9.29.1969

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Location: small accessions. Added to the J. W. Porteous Papers, 1969-027

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RFROGNER 3.18.2008. Updated by M.Fraser on 9 April 2020.

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