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06. School of Science

 Record Group
Identifier: 06

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology curricula

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080014194366]
Identifier: AC-0457
Abstract This collection documents the curricula of the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Studies in Biology began at MIT in 1871, when a course in natural history (Course 7) was established. In 1889, a new Department of Biology replaced the Course 7. Early study of bacteriology is documented in this collection by an 1892 volume of notes by W. T. Sedgwick, former head of the department. Over the course of its existence, the department underwent several shifts...
Dates: 1892, 1986-1990; Majority of material found within 1987 - 1989

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0619
Scope and Contents

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Biology records span 1883 to 2017. Records include research summaries, annual reports, course brochures, Conversations with Scientists videos, and an archived version of the Department of Biology website.

Dates: 1883, 1892, 1984-20017; Majority of material found within 1984 - 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology student records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0178
Scope and Contents

This collection contains student records kept by the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1941-2008.

Dates: 1941 - 2008

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Chemistry curricula

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0051
Scope and Contents

The collection comprises Department of Chemistry curricula dating from 1877 to 1985.

Dates: 1877 - 1985

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0494
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection includes correspondence, memos, reports, clippings, photographs, and audio and video cassettes pertaining to the administrative functions of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences.

Dates: 1941 - 1998; 2018 - Ongoing

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0472
Scope and Contents

This collection comprises student records maintained by the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Student records in the collection were for undergraduate and graduate students that graduated between 1947 and 1996. Official student records are maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Dates: 1947 - 1996

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mathematics curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0480
Scope and Contents

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Mathematics curricula materials span from 1884 to 1979. The collection comprises primarily syllabi and course notes, with some examination questions.

Dates: 1884 - 1979

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mathematics reports

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008715473]
Identifier: AC-0123
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection comprises reports prepared by the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The bulk of the collection consists of reports prepared by the department between 1935 and 1961 for the MIT Department of Mathematics Visiting Committee of the MIT Corporation. The remainder of the collection is made up of reports describing the research activities of faculty members, dating between 1939 and 1966. Reports in the collection are arranged...
Dates: 1935 - 1966

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mathematics student records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0429
Scope and Contents The collection consists of student records kept by the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from circa 1940-2010. Materials are primarily graduate student records, although some undergraduate student records from the mid-1960s and earlier are interfiled. Folders may contain any of the following records: part of the MIT application; reports on academic standing, including copies of grades; professors' evaluations; correspondence with professors; thesis...
Dates: 1940 - 2010

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Physics curricula

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0074
Scope and Contents The early years of physics education at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT) is documented in the "Plan of the Physical Laboratory" and "Report of the Physical Laboratory," by Edward C. Pickering, the first professor of physics at MIT.There are sets of notes taken by students in physics classes between 1903 and 1917. They are organized primarily by course. The professor teaching the course is usually identified on the first page of the notes.The collection...
Dates: 1869 - 1971

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Physics records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0068
Abstract Physics was taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from the time classes were first offered in 1865. William B. Rogers, the founder and first president of MIT, was the first professor of physics. In 1869 Rogers established the "Physical Laboratory," probably the first laboratory for instruction in physics in the United States. In 1872 the lab was renamed the Rogers Laboratory of Physics. Physics became Course VIII in 1873. The collection consists of reports on research written...
Dates: 1875 - 2021; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1901

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Physics student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0409
Scope and Contents

This collection contains student records kept by the Department of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Dates: circa 1929-1998

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Laboratory for Nuclear Science records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0217
Scope and Contents Records received in 1990, boxes 1-8, 1940-1980, contain correspondence, reports, grant proposals, and other materials pertaining to the activities of the Laboratory for Nuclear Science, 1946-1980; also includes raw data from experiments, 1940-1971, and technical specifications and instructions for operating laboratory equipment, including particle accelerators.The collection also includes archived versions of the Laboratory for Nuclear Science, Central Machine Shop, and Bates...
Dates: 1940 - 2005; 2017 - Ongoing

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Laboratory for Nuclear Science, records of Associate Director Frederick Eppling

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0488
Scope and Contents

The collection comprises the office files of Frederick Eppling, physicist and Associate Director at the Laboratory for Nuclear Science (LNS). Records include special projects at LNS, administrative files, course notes, and some general papers of Eppling's. Materials date from 1955 to 1985.

Dates: 1955 - 1985

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, School of Science, Office of the Dean records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0104
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection contains the records of the Office of the Dean of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Science. Records received in 1980, box 1, 1951-1976, contain minutes of meetings, proposals, and memoranda about Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty involvement with the Boston Museum of Science Education Committee, 1967-1978; information about the MIT Education Research Center; grant proposals for the National Science Foundation; correspondence about the...
Dates: 1951 - 1983