Heck, Charles McGee
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7111
In part, xerox and mimeograph copies. Physicist (radiation interchanges between earth and sky, multiple radiator for meteorological research). A. B., Wake Forest College, 1900; A. M, Columbia, 1901; Professor and Head, North Carolina State University, Dept. of Physics, 1913-1946. In retirement he devoted himself to writing a history of Raleigh, N. C. Correspondence, news clippings, pamphlet, glass slides, and typescripts. Of particular interest is Heck's autobiography (70 pages) describing his physics teaching, return from China, and inventions and patents; as well as his writing on Raleigh, N. C. Finding aid. 2pp.; also available in American Institute of Physics Niels Bohr Library. Additional items relating to Heck are available in the Photograph Collection (5 items) and the North Carolina State University Office of Information Services "Faculty News Releases and Clippings" files (16 items).