An unpublished, typewritten manuscript titled "History of Worcester Polytechnic Institute" and transcribed from selections of handwritten notes by Zelotes Coombs, which includes history of the founding of the school, its land and buildings, and other information about its early history until about 1927.
The digitized manuscript has been divided into three parts, made available as PDFs for ease of access: Table of Contents, Volume 1, and Volume 2. A full PDF version is also available for use.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester Polytechnic Institute; History
Coombs, Zelotes Wood, "History of WPI" (1927). WPI Histories and Scrapbooks. 1.