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Jerome Karle Papers, 1912-2009 (continued)
Personal File, 1937-2009 (continued)
BOX 178 Chair of Science for the Structure of Matter, Naval Research Laboratory, installation, 1968
BOX 178 Clippings featuring Karle, 1963-2003
BOX 178 Contacts, undated
BOX 178 Curricula vitae and résumés, circa 1950-circa 1999 For additional material see Container 284, Applications for employment
BOX 178 Identification cards, 1963, 1978-2006, undated
BOX 178 Photographs
BOX 178 Awards and honors, 1985-1986, undated
BOX 178 Karle in office, conference room, and lecture room, 1990
BOX 178 Miscellany, group photographs, 1951, 1964-1967, 1993-1996
BOX 179 Portraits, 1937, circa 1960s-circa 2000s
BOX 179 Publications citing Jerome Karle, 1974-1977, 2000-2003
BOX 179-197 Correspondence, 1944-2009
The Correspondence subseries comprises professional correspondence received by Karle, the bulk of which spans from 1965 to 2000. Although some outgoing letters are included, the subseries largely consists of letters sent to Karle by colleagues, scientists, and admirers of his work, especially after he won the Nobel Prize. Topics include solicitation for comments on articles, vacancy announcements, arrangements for speaking engagements and conference appearances, reprint requests, and letters from individuals seeking his autograph or advice. Additional correspondence related to the Nobel Prize can be found in the Personal File. The bulk of the correspondence in this subseries is of a general nature. Letters and memoranda related to Karle’s career at NRL and within professional organizations are filed in relevant folders in the Organizations and Institutions subseries, and correspondence tied to specific projects or topics can be found within associated materials in the Subject File. Most letters addressed to both Isabella and Jerome can be found in the Collaborations series.
Material types include letters, email printouts, memoranda, invitations, and greeting cards.
Arranged alphabetically by subject, the bulk of which is a chronological file.
BOX 179 Chronological file, 1944-1955
(8 folders)
BOX 180 Chronological file, 1956-1963
(8 folders)
BOX 181 Chronological file, 1964-1967
(6 folders)
BOX 182 Chronological file, 1967-1969
(7 folders)
BOX 183 Chronological file, 1970-1972
(6 folders)
BOX 184 Chronological file, 1972-1974
(7 folders)
BOX 185 Chronological file, 1975-1977
(7 folders)
BOX 186 Chronological file, 1977-1980
(7 folders)
BOX 187 Chronological file, 1980-1982
(7 folders)
BOX 188 Chronological file, 1983-1984
(6 folders)
BOX 189 Chronological file, 1984-1986
(7 folders)
BOX 190 Chronological file, 1986-1988
(7 folders)
BOX 191 Chronological file, 1989-1992
(9 folders)
BOX 192 Chronological file, 1993-1996
(8 folders)
BOX 193 Chronological file, 1997-2001
(10 folders)
BOX 194 Chronological file, 2001-2009, undated
(12 folders)
BOX 195 Fan mail, 1985-2004, undated
(5 folders)
BOX 195 "Kind words," 1972-1993
BOX 195 United States Congress, 1984-1994
BOX 195 Reprint requests, 1951-1962
(2 folders)
BOX 196 Reprint requests, 1963-1977
(8 folders)
BOX 197 Reprint requests, 1978-1997
(8 folders)
BOX 197-222 Speeches and Writings, 1949-2008
The Speeches and Writings subseries comprises files related to articles, lectures, abstracts, reports, and a monograph written by Karle focusing on a range of topics relevant to his crystallography research. The bulk of the materials span from 1950 to 2000. In addition to published and unpublished writings, the files contain drafts, working files, correspondence, research, and other background material. Topics explored focus mostly on x-ray diffraction, gas electron diffraction, electron diffraction, anomalous dispersion, and quantum mechanics. Some writings focus on the analysis of crystal and molecular structure of specific compounds. Frequent collaborators represented in the subseries include Herbert A. Hauptman, Lou Massa, Lulu Huang, Richard Gilardi, John Konnert, Wayne Hendrickson, and Judith Flippen-Anderson. Speech files mostly include lectures presented at conferences, symposia, and workshops. Lectures related to classes taught by Karle at the University of Maryland can be found in the Organizations and Institutions subseries. Writings and speeches prepared in collaboration with Isabella Karle are within the Collaborations series.
Material types include articles, abstracts, figures, illustrations, slides, correspondence, reports, presentations, testimonies, and speeches. Some textual and visual materials are in digital formats.
Arranged alphabetically by material type and thereunder chronologically. The file structure of the digital content maintained as received.
BOX 197 Abstracts, 1978-1981, 2004, undated
BOX 198 Articles, 1949-1969
(8 folders)
BOX 199 Articles, 1971-1980
(10 folders)
BOX 200 Articles, 1980-1989
(10 folders)
BOX 201 Articles, 1988-1989
(8 folders)
BOX 202 Articles, 1989-1998
(10 folders)
BOX 203 Articles, 1995-1998
(9 folders)
BOX 204 Articles, 1998
(6 folders)
BOX 205 Articles, 1998-1999
(7 folders)
DF Articles, 1999
Digital ID: mss85507_215_008
Digital ID: mss85507_215_009
BOX 206 Articles, 1999-2001
(7 folders)
BOX 207 Articles, 2002-2003
(8 folders)
BOX 208 Articles, 2003-2005
(7 folders)
BOX 209 Articles, 2006-2008, undated
(4 folders)
BOX 209 Foreword, gas-phase electron issue of Structural Chemistry, 2000
BOX 209 Foreword, Stereochemical Applications of Gas-Phase Electron Diffraction, 1986
BOX 209 Monograph, Solution of the Phase Problem. I. The Centrosystemmetric Crystal by Karle and Herbert A. Hauptman, 1953
(3 folders)
BOX 209 "Report on Electron Diffraction Investigation of the Structure of Organic Films on Platinum, Iron, Aluminum and Copper," 1945
BOX 209 Speeches, 1949-1959
BOX 210 Speeches, 1960-1963
(7 folders)
BOX 211 Speeches, 1965-1979
(9 folders)
BOX 212 Speeches, 1974-1980
(12 folders)
BOX 213 Speeches, 1980-1983
(13 folders)
BOX 214 Speeches, 1985-1987 See also Container 174, Lecture
(13 folders)
BOX 215 Speeches, 1987-1988
(10 folders)
BOX 216 Speeches, 1989-1994
(9 folders)
BOX 217 Speeches, 1995-1996
(7 folders)
BOX 218 Speeches, 1996-1997
(5 folders)
BOX 219 Speeches, 1997-1999
(10 folders)
BOX 220 Speeches, 1999-2002
(9 folders)
DF Speeches, 2002
Digital ID: mss85507_215_010
Digital ID: mss85507_215_011
BOX 221 Speeches, 2002-2006, undated
(7 folders)
DF Speeches, 2006
Digital ID: mss85507_215_012
BOX 222 Speeches, undated See also Container OV 2, same heading
(2 folders)
BOX 222 Testimony before U.S. Congress, 1986, May 21
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