Technical Communications Timeline

Events

Founded SPEE (1893)

Approx. 1894

"A Guide to Technical Writing" (1908)

1908

"The Theory and Practice of Technical Writing" (1911)

1911

"English for Engineers" (1923)

1923

"A Study of Courses in Technical Writing" (1938)

1938

"Hammond Reports" (1940 - 1944)

1940 - 1944

Technical Writing Boom (1946)

1946