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Personal papers of James O. Maloney

 Collection — Box: 1-4
Call Number: PP 384


Maloney taught in the School of Engineering at the University of Kansas from 1946-1985. This collection consists of research Maloney did about the history of the School of Engineering.


  • Creation: 1946 - 1985


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.

All researchers interested in reviewing this material must consult Spencer Research Library Public Services staff (785-864-4334 or, 9-5 M-F CST) no less than three days in advance of a planned visit. Be advised that drop-in requests for this material cannot be accommodated.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of James O. Maloney

Maloney received his B.S. from Illinois in 1936 and his M.S. in 1939 and Ph.D. in 1941, both from Penn State. He joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in 1946 as a Professor of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering and as the Director of the Research Foundation. He retired in 1985.


4 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 384

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Guide to the James O. Maloney Collection
Personal papers of James O. Maloney
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by 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 James O. Maloney, University Archives, PP 384, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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