Arthur C. Hobble Papers, 1900-50, 1993
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Brief Description: Papers of Arthur C. Hobble '01 (1880-1947), including photographs, manuscripts, clippings and correspondence relating to Hobble's career as chief operating engineer at a hydroelectric power plant at Sivasamudram, Mysore, India (1903-10); chief electrical engineer at a power plant project at Santa Rosalia, Chihuahua, Mexico (1911-16); and chief engineer for the Ebro Irrigation and power Company in Barcelona, Spain (1917-38) and to family members including Grace A. Garnett Hobble '01, and including memoirs of conditions in Mexico during the Revolution and in Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 26/20/89
Created by: Hobble, Arthur C. (1880-1947)
Volume: 0.5 cubic feet
Acquired: 12/16/1993
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Arrangement: Chronological
Access Restrictions: Access available to "How We Got Out of Mexico", 1917, but copyright restriction on its commercial use.
Subject Index
Electrical Engineering
Mexican Americans
Music -- India - Business and Industry
Music -- India - History and Geography
Power Plants
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]