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BOX 321-441 Organizations File, 1919-1980
Organizations that Commoner either founded, had leadership positions in, or was heavily involved with. This series also includes material from his faculty years at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
Material types include correspondence, reports, committee papers, speeches and events material, financial records, and other related material.
Arranged alphabetically by name of organization into the following subseries: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Center for the Biology of Natural Systems (CBNS), Committee for Environmental Information CEI), Greater St. Louis Citizens' Committee for Nuclear Information (CNI), Scientsts' Institute for Public Information (SIPI), and Washington University.
BOX 321-379 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1919-1975
The files primarily pertain to the AAAS committees in which Commoner was most active: the Committee on the Social Aspects of Science, the Committee on Science in the Promotion of Human Welfare, and the Committee on Environmental Alterations. These particular AAAS committees worked to engage scientists in public policy issues such as radioactive fallout from nuclear weapons testing, air quality, and energy consumption. Also present are files on annual meetings, the board of directors, budgets, and AAAS publications. Prominent correspondents include Chauncey Leake, Margaret Mead, Ward Pigman, and Dael Wolfle. More files pertaining to the AAAS are in both the 1990 and 2019 Additions.
Material types include correspondence, draft writings, committee reports and publications, financial records, minutes of meetings, and printed matter.
Arranged alphabetically by committee name, topic, or material type.
BOX 321 Ad Hoc Committee on Regional Centers, 1972
BOX 321 Ad Hoc Committee on Support of Scientific Research, 1971-1972
BOX 321 Ad Hoc Committee on Women, 1971-1972
BOX 321 Annual meetings
BOX 321 1952-1955
(5 folders)
BOX 322 1956-1962
(9 folders)
BOX 323 1964-1970
(7 folders)
BOX 324 1971-1972
(6 folders)
BOX 325 1973-1975
(6 folders)
BOX 325 Arden House, 1951, 1971-1972
BOX 326 Board of Directors
BOX 326 1966-1969
(8 folders)
BOX 327 1970-1971
(6 folders)
BOX 328 1971-1973
(6 folders)
BOX 329 1973-1974
(3 folders)
BOX 329 British Association for the Advancement of Science, 1968-1969
BOX 329 Budgets and operating expenses,
BOX 329 1963-1972
(3 folders)
BOX 330 1973-1974
BOX 330 Chemical warfare in Vietnam, 1966-1970
(4 folders)
BOX 330 Clippings, 1957-1966
BOX 330 Commission on Air Conservation, 1962-1965
BOX 331 Commission on Air Conservation, 1962-1965
(4 folders)
BOX 331 Commission on Science Education, 1967-1973
BOX 331 Committee on Arid Lands, 1954-1974
BOX 332 Committee on Council Affairs, 1961-1974
(4 folders)
BOX 332 Committee on Environmental Alterations
BOX 332 Advertisements, 1971-1972
BOX 332 African Americans, 1971-1973
BOX 332 Agriculture, 1961-1971
BOX 333 Agriculture, 1961-1971
BOX 333 Air-conditioning, 1971-1972
BOX 333 Alaska, 1969-1972
BOX 333 Aluminum, 1964-1972
(2 folders)
BOX 333 American Friends Service Committee, 1972
BOX 333 Asia, 1967-1972
(2 folders)
BOX 334 Bibliographies, 1971-1973
(3 folders)
BOX 334 Black Mesa Defense Fund, 1971
BOX 334 "Blueprint for Survival, A", 1972
BOX 334 California, 1967-1971
BOX 334 Charcoal, 1919, 1969
BOX 334 Copper, 1972
BOX 334 Correspondence, 1969-1973
(2 folders)
BOX 335 Correspondence, 1969-1973
BOX 335 Cotton, 1968-1973
(2 folders)
BOX 335 Detergents, 1967-1970
BOX 335 Economic growth, 1968-1973
(3 folders)
BOX 336 Economic growth, 1968-1973
(4 folders)
BOX 336 Electric power study group
BOX 336 Abstracts, 1971
BOX 336 Budgets, 1970-1973
(2 folders)
BOX 337 Clippings, 1971-1973
BOX 337 Correspondence, 1970-1974
(5 folders)
BOX 338 Final report, 1972
(2 folders)
BOX 338 Fossil fuels, 1967-1972
(2 folders)
BOX 339 General, 1970-1974
(6 folders)
BOX 340 General, 1970-1974
(2 folders)
BOX 340 Grant proposals, 1970-1972
(2 folders)
BOX 340 Graphs, 1969-1972
(2 folders)
BOX 341 Graphs, 1969-1972
BOX 341 Household appliances, 1967-1973
(2 folders)
BOX 341 Interim progress report, 1970-1971
BOX 341 Meetings, 1970-1971
BOX 341 Outlines, 1970-1972
(2 folders)
BOX 342 Report drafts, 1971-1973
(7 folders)
BOX 343 Report drafts, 1971-1973
(6 folders)
BOX 344 Report drafts, 1971-1973
(6 folders)
BOX 345 Report drafts, 1971-1973
(7 folders)
BOX 346 Report drafts, 1971-1973
(6 folders)
BOX 347 Report drafts, 1971-1973
(6 folders)
BOX 348 Report drafts, 1971-1973
BOX 348 Seattle City Light, 1967-1972
(3 folders)
BOX 348 Energy consumption, 1941-1973
(3 folders)
BOX 349 Energy consumption, 1941-1973
(3 folders)
BOX 349 Energy crisis symposium, Philadelphia, Pa., 1970-1972
(3 folders)
BOX 350 Energy crisis symposium, Philadelphia, Pa., 1970-1972
(6 folders)
BOX 351 Expenses, 1969-1973
(2 folders)
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