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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Amateur Radio Club records, 1924-1974

By T.A.Gobert

Collection Overview

Title: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Amateur Radio Club records, 1924-1974

Extent: 4.5 Linear Feet

Arrangement: Arranged in two series:  I. QSL cards (arranged in rough chronological order), and II. Miscellaenous records.

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Ham radio QSL cards and other records of the R.P.I. Amateur Radio Club.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Amateur Radio Club records (2010-14) collections primarily consists of QSL cards mailed to W2SZ by ham radio operators from around the world.  Each card documents the sender's call letters along with the date, time, and location where a W2SZ message was received.  Many of the cards also contain a graphic image representing the institution or area in which the message was received.

The collection also contains two record books from the 1950s to the 1960s, a 1925 relay station certificate, and miscellaneous items.

Administrative Information

Related Materials: Rensselaer Amateur Radio Club Records, #2000-12.

Preferred Citation: Rensselaer Amateur Radio Club records, 2010-14. Institute Archives and Special Collections, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.


Box and Folder Listing

Series I: QSL cards, 1924-2003Add to your cart.
Box 1: QSL cards, 1924-1949Add to your cart.
Box 2: QSL cards, 1950-1959Add to your cart.
Box 3: QSL cards, 1956-1967Add to your cart.
Box 4: QSL cards, 1961-1971Add to your cart.
Box 5: QSL cards, 1971-1972Add to your cart.
Box 6: QSL cards, 1972-1974Add to your cart.
Box 7: QSL cards, 1974Add to your cart.
Box 8: QSL cards, 1975-1989Add to your cart.
Box 9: QSL cards, 1980-2003Add to your cart.
Series II: Miscellaneous records, 1925-1966Add to your cart.
Item 1: Equipment Supervisor Record Book, 1957-1966Add to your cart.
Item 2: Minute Book, 1958-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellany, 1925-1964Add to your cart.
Item 1: Official Relay Station Certificate, 1925/01/05Add to your cart.
Item 2: Postcard, 1946/11/06Add to your cart.
Item 3: Photo postcard from K4PNM Maritime Mobile U.S.S Mount McKinley, 1965/05/14Add to your cart.