Call Number: Mss Sc 49, Pc 38
Title: Vernon Leroy Dutton fonds.
Extent: 0.08 m of textual records. -- 4 photographs.
Biographical sketch: Vernon Leroy Dutton was born
in 1911. Dutton received his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from
the University of Manitoba and his M.Sc. in Civil Engineering from
Penn State. Dutton taught courses in Civil Engineering at the University
of Manitoba from 1957 until 1979.
Custodial history: The fonds was donated to University
of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections by Professor Leroy
Vernon Dutton of the University of Manitoba Engineering Department
in 1977. The fonds was originally classified as UA SC 36 but was
reclassifed as MSS SC 49 in 2005 to more accurately reflect its
Scope and content: The fonds consists of three
manuscripts of student summer theses in Engineering titled: A
Treatise on plain and reinforced concrete arches, by Andrew
Mar in 1926; A Study of ductility and its relationship to stress
concentration in a simple single-pin connection, by D.H. Maclean
in 1944; and The Internal combustion engine, by Lawrence
Labow in 1931. PC 38 includes four photographs depicting substation
equipment of electrically operated coal docks.
Source of supplied title: Title based on provenance
Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this
Accruals: No further accruals to this fonds are
Finding aid: Finding aid is currently unavailable.