Lett, Philip Wood
Auburn University Archives
Ralph B. Draughon Library
Auburn University, AL 36849-5606
30 cubic feet
Collection contains documents relating to Lett’s long and productive career as an engineer, international consultant on military technology. At Chrysler, Lett lead the team that designed, developed, and built the M-1 tank for the United States Army. Lett also developed a variety of combat and tactical systems for the United States military, including the T-51 Heavy Recovery Vehicle, the Heavy Equipment Transporter HET-70, and the Mobile Assault Bridge-Ferry Vehicle.