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Photograph of Civil Engineering professor John Cornelius Penn at Camp Armour on Upper Trout Lake near Boulder Junction, Wisconsin. From... Show morePhotograph of Civil Engineering professor John Cornelius Penn at Camp Armour on Upper Trout Lake near Boulder Junction, Wisconsin. From attached caption: "Presiding genius of Camp Armour, which has always bene regarded by undergraduates of Armour College of Engineering as something like Illinois Tech's spiritual capitol, is tall, solid, serene John Cornelius Penn, 10120 Lafayette Avenue, professor of civil engineering, a graduate of Armour in '05. A famous surveyor, Professor Penn is here shown sharpening his axe preparatory to leading a troupe of his students of surveying into the woods for a day of work in the field. The late Alfred E. Phillips, whose name is memorialized by the hall named for him, founded Camp Armour." Show less