Personal papers of Frank B. Dains
Dains taught Chemistry at the University of Kansas from 1911-1942. This collection consists of information about the history of chemistry and prominent chemists.
- 1911 - 1942
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All materials in this collection except the oversize folder are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.
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Biography of Frank B. Dains
Dains received his Ph.B in 1890 and his M.S. in 1891, both from Wesleyan University. In 1898 he received his Ph.D. from University of Chicago. He joined the faculty of KU in 1911 in the Department of Chemistry, reaching full Professor status in 1914. He retired in 1942 and died in 1948.
3 Linear Feet (3 boxes + 1 oversize folder)
Language of Materials
Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)
- Guide to the Frank B. Dains Collection
- Personal papers of Frank B. Dains
- Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by skt, 2010; eear, 2013; mwh, 2021.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Personal papers of Frank B. Dains, University Archives, PP 36, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States