About the Archives
The Scharchburg Archives is located on the first floor of the Campus Center at Kettering University.
Hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Research assistance is by appointment only.
Richard P. Scharchburg was instrumental in the establishment of the Kettering/GMI Alumni Foundation Collection of Industrial History in 1974. Upon his death in 2000, the collection was renamed in his honor. Scharchburg dedicated his life's work to automotive history.
Scharchburg Archives Books for Sale
Our newest book, "Chevrolet Photo Album," showcases the company and the people that built it using the photographs in our collections. Go to the Archives Publications page to order a copy and view a selection of our other books.
Industrial History Collections available include:
Collection services include on-the-premises photo printing by a commercial photographic service and other duplication methods. Email inquiries to: David White
Please note: Permission must be granted for the use of any images located on the Archives website.