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Co-operative Education Program recruitment, 1948-1985

Identifier: 026.06.02

Materials related to the co-op programs: 1) Co-op Program mailing with original envelope 2) Assorted flyers about the co-op program, 1940s-1970s 3) Co-op education newsletters, 1977


  • Creation: 1948-1985


Collection Size

3 Folders

Biographical Note

The Co-op (Cooperative Education) Program was an internship program that combined full time work with full time classes in alternating semesters. It was established at Armour Institute in 1936 for mechanical engineering. In 1948 food engineering and technology were added, over the next decades it expanded to include most areas of study. It ran through the 1970s.

Physical Location



Formerly 1989.002

Part of the Paul V. Galvin Library. University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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Chicago IL 60616
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