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American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Arkansas Section records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0115

Scope and Content

This collection (1972-1984, undated) contains records of the Arkansas Section of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. The collection includes by-laws, committee and award files, correspondence, financial documents, annual meeting materials, membership information, publications, and photographs. The collection also includes materials relating to the Southwest Region of ASABE.

Dates

  • 1972-1984, undated

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) was founded in 1907 as the American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE). The ASABE is a professional society of agricultural engineers in industry and public service. The society develops engineering standards used in agriculture and sponsors national technical meetings and continuing education for agricultural engineers. Society activities are also conducted through geographic sections, affiliated communities, and special programs.

The Arkansas Section is a group open to any member of the national association residing in Arkansas. The objects of the group, according to the by-laws, are: to promote the science and art of engineering in agriculture; to encourage original research; to foster agricultural engineering education; to advance the standards of agricultural engineering; to promote the intercourse of agricultural engineers among themselves and with allied technologists; to encourage the professional improvement of its members; and severally and in cooperation with other groups to broaden the usefulness of agricultural engineering.

Extent

0.63 Linear Feet (1 document box and 1 half-document box)

Language of Materials

English

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
MS-0115. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Arkansas Section records, 1972-1984, undated
Date
January 11, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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