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Remembering Fred

Author: Paul Down

Industrial design faculty member, Paul Down, remembers the life and legacy of Frederick S. Beckman, Industrial Design Emeritus.

Frederick S. Beckman quietly passed from this life on Sunday, October 31, 2010. Like a few others before him, Fred devoted most of his 93 years to Notre Dame, beginning as an Art Department instructor in 1946, shortly after WWII and officially retiring in the mid-1990s. 

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