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Sam Graf
Sam Graf
Image TitleSam Graf
Description/NotesBorn in Portland, Oregon, in August of 1887, Samuel H. Graf entered the Oregon Agricultural College in 1903 to study engineering. He received five engineering degrees from the college - B.S., Electrical Engineering (1907); E.E., Electrical Engineering (1908); B.S., Mechanical Engineering (1908); M.E., Mechanical Engineering (1909); and M.S., Electrical Engineering (1909). Between 1909 and 1954 Graf held several faculty positions in engineering at Oregon State. From 1909-1912 he was an instructor in mechanical engineering; from 1912-1920 he was the head of experimental engineering; head of the Department of Mechanics and Materials (1920-1934) and of the Department of Mechanical Engineering (1934-1954); director of engineering research (1928-1944); and director of the Engineering Experiment Station (1944-1954).
Alumni & alumnae
Portrait photographs
Object TypeImage
Original FormatPortrait photographs
Original CollectionHarriet's Photograph Collection
Item NumberHC233
RestrictionsPermission to use must be obtained from the OSU Archives.
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