8 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) American Association for the Advancement of Science.

  1. Philip Hauge Abelson papers, 1924-2002

    16,100 items ; 46 containers ; 18.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Nuclear physicist, chemist, and editor. Correspondence, notes, reports, speeches and writings, and other papers documenting Abelson's contribution to scientific policy-making through committees, organizations, and publications.

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  2. Lewis Reeves Gibbes papers, 1793-1894

    5,700 items ; 16 containers ; 3 linear feet ; 8 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Scientist and professor. Chiefly correspondence along with specimen lists, resolutions, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Gibbes's career as professor of astronomy, mathematics, and physics at the College of Charleston in South Carolina. Includes his correspondence with other scientists on the subjects of astronomy, botany, chemistry, geology, meteorology,...

  3. Phi Beta Kappa records, 1776-2006

    265,300 items ; 554 containers plus 32 oversize and 76 cartons ; 283 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Collegiate scholastic honor society founded in 1776 at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. The records include correspondence, minutes, reports, financial records, publications, printed material, and other material relating to the functions of the organization.

  4. Margaret Mead papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996

    530,000 items ; 1,790 containers plus 50 oversize ; 783.2 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Anthropologist, author, and educator. Personal, professional, and family papers, consisting of correspondence, notebooks, organization files, appointment books, writings, teaching and office files, field notes, photographs, and miscellany relating primarily to anthropological and ethnological fieldwork, Mead's association with various universities and other cultural, scientific, and educational...

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  5. James McKeen Cattell papers, 1835-1948

    49,000 items ; 189 containers plus 1 oversize ; 76 linear feet ; 7 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Educator, editor, and psychologist. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, lectures, articles, notes, financial papers, biographical and genealogical material, family papers, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Cattell's professional and academic affiliations.

  6. Alan Tower Waterman papers, 1917-1967

    17,700 items ; 59 containers plus 1 classified ; 23.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Physicist and science administrator. Correspondence, diary notes, speeches, articles, travel itineraries, subject file, and biographical material chiefly relating to Waterman’s activities as an administrator of scientific research organizations including his years as deputy chief of the United States Office of Naval Research and as director of the United States National Science Foundation.

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  7. Charles Albert Browne papers, 1783-1947

    20,000 items ; 36 containers plus 2 oversize ; 14.5 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Chemist, food technologist, and historian of science. Correspondence, writings, accounts of foreign travel, autographs of past luminaries, and research material relating primarily Browne's work in the history of chemistry and agriculture.

  8. The Seth MacFarlane collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan archive, 1860-2004

    595,000 items ; 1,705 containers plus 1 classified, 38 oversize, and 19,163 digital files (242.6 MB) ; 690.6 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Astronomer, author, and educator (Carl Sagan). Author and television producer (Ann Druyan). Correspondence, memoranda, scripts, notes, subject files, course files, articles, book drafts and resource material, reports, organization files, biographical material, clippings, printed matter, slides and transparencies, photographs and negatives, electronic files, and other material documenting Sagan's...

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