Creator

Date Original

1969 January 3

Description

This collection contains the proclamation signed by Arkansas Governor Winthrop Rockefeller on January 3, 1969, declaring that the week of February 16-22 was to be National Engineer’s Week, to help encourage young people to enter the field of engineering.

Biographical/Historical Note

In 1951, the National Society of Professional Engineers helped to establish the National Engineer’s Week that runs from February 16-22. The purpose of this week is to encourage young people to find careers in engineering and science. In 1969, the National Engineer’s week focused on “Rebuilding Urban American.”

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0174.0016

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Governor Winthrop Rockefeller proclamation proclaiming Engineer's Week, SMC.0174.0016

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Governor Winthrop Rockefeller proclamation proclaiming Engineer's Week, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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