Finding aid for the Robert T. Howe papers, 1952-2000


Title:
Robert T. Howe papers, 1952-2000
Repository:
University of Cincinnati, Archives and Rare Books Library
Phone: 513-556-1959
http://www.libraries.uc.edu/arb.html
Creator:
Howe, Robert T.
Dates:
1952-2000
Quantity:
2.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Abstract:
Papers of UC professor emeritus Robert T. Howe including research and publications on urban transportation, mass transit, and Cincinnati history.
Identification:
UA-11-16
Location:
Archives and Rare Books Library
Language:
The records are in English

Biography of Robert T. Howe

Robert T. Howe was a professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Cincinnati. Howe was a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, completing a CE in 1943 and an MA in 1955. He received his PhD. from Purdue University in 1959.

Howe served with the Navy Seebees during World War II. He began teaching at UC in 1946 as an instructor in Math. For thirty years, he taught almost all of the surveying and transportation courses in the College of Engineering. From 1979-1982, he served as Assistant Dean of the College of Engineering . Howe was the first professor at UC to teach computer programming. He is the author of numerous publications including several on mass transit and urban transportation. He served on the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority (SORTA), and the Charter Committee of Greater Cincinnati. He retired from the University of Cincinnati in 1983.

Scope and Content

Papers of UC professor emeritus Robert T. Howe including research and publications on urban transportation, mass transit, and Cincinnati history.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged by subject matter.

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.

Subjects:

Local transit - United States

Places:

Cincinnati (Ohio) - History

Preferred Citation

The preferred form of citation for this collection is: Cite specific item as appropriate, Robert T. Howe papers, 1952-2000, US-11-16, Archives and Rare Books Library, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Detailed Description of The Collection


Box 1 / Piece 1
Folder 1: Records and research paper for OKI, 1969




Box 1 / Piece 2
Folder 2: Cases, 1990-1991




Box 1 / Piece 3
Folder 3: Notes on development of area around home at 1516 Northview, 1972




Box 1 / Piece 4
Effects of Polyvinyl Acetate on Portland Cement Mortar, 1957




Box 1 / Piece 5
Mass Transit Systems in the United States, 1968




Box 1 / Piece 6
New transit system for Cincinnati, 1972




Box 1 / Piece 7
Traffic Quarterly: An Independent Journal for Better Traffic, January 1960




Box 1 / Piece 8
Traffic Quarterly: An Independent Journal for Better Traffic, January 1964




Box 1 / Piece 9
Traffic Quarterly: An Independent Journal for Better Traffic, January 1976




Box 1 / Piece 10
Surveying and Mapping, March 1970




Box 1 / Piece 11
Trip Characteristics and Traffic Assignment, 1962




Box 1 / Piece 12
Traffic Origin-and-Destination Studies, 1960




Box 1 / Piece 13
The Journal of Engineering Education Vol. 45, No. 3, November 1954




Box 1 / Piece 14
Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division Vol. 93, No. HW2, November 1967




Box 1 / Piece 15
Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division Vol. 96, No. TE2., May 1970




Box 1 / Piece 16
Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division Vol. 96, No. SU2, September 1970




Box 1 / Piece 17
Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division Vol. 97, No. SU2, November 1971




Box 1 / Piece 18
Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division Vol. 98, No. SU1, July 1972




Box 1 / Piece 19
The Cincinnati Historical Society Bulletin Vol. 26, No. 1, January 1968




Box 1 / Piece 20
The Cincinnati Historical Society Bulletin Vol. 33, No. 3, 1975




Box 1 / Piece 21
Walking Cincinnati: Scenic Hikes through the Parks and Neighborhoods of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, 2nd ed., 1993




Box 1 / Piece 22
Folder 4: A Plan of Confederation for Hamilton County, Ohio, 1983




Box 1 / Piece 23
Folder 5: Cincinnati Historical Society, 1965-1984




Box 1 / Piece 24
Folder 6: Cincinnati Transportation Talk, circa 1976




Box 1 / Piece 25
Folder 7: Miscellaneous proposals and papers relating to transportation, 1961-1965




Box 1 / Piece 26
Civil Engineering: The Magazine of Engineered Construction, July 1958




Box 1 / Piece 27
Fundamentals of a Modern System of Land Parcel Records, 1968




Box 1 / Piece 28
Knowlton's at the Corner: A Case Study of the Development of Section 28 of Millcreek Township, 1968




Box 1 / Piece 29
Graphical Representations of Analytic Functions, 1955




Box 1 / Piece 30
Folder 8: Research for Historical Society Articles, circa 1965




Box 2 / Piece 1
A Field Theory of Land Use and the Movement of People, 1959




Box 2 / Piece 2
Public Roads of the Past: 3500 B.C. to 1800 A.D., 1952




Box 2 / Piece 3
Folder 1: Retirement Letters, 1983




Box 2 / Piece 4
Folder 2: Research files for article on Section 19, circa 1965




Box 2 / Piece 5
Folder 3: Research for Article on Section 2A, circa 1965




Box 2 / Piece 6
Folder 4: CES74 Legal Aspects of Property Survey, circa 1985




Box 2 / Piece 7
Folder 5: Miscellaneous Publications, circa 1970 - circa 2000