Ketchum, Richard Bird. “The Economical Design of Reinforced Concrete Beams.” The Utah Engineering Experiment Station Bulletin, May 1912: 1-78.

Civil engineering professor Richard Ketchum wrote the fourth bulletin of the Utah Engineering Experiment Station (note the name change). Ketchum wrote the article in order to “simplify the application of accepted theories” regarding reinforced concrete for professional engineers and architects. The article provided definitions and several tables representing theories involved in concrete design. Arrow Press published this bulletin and sold it for $0.50 per copy.

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