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Frederick Sanders papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0657

Scope and Contents

The collection documents the professional activities of Frederick Sanders.


  • Creation: undated


Access note

This collection is open.

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Biographical Note

Frederick Sanders, 1923-2006, was Professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He studied at both Amherst College and MIT, and received his ScD from MIT in 1954. Sanders immediately joined the MIT faculty as a part of the Meteorology department after receiving his degree, and remained there until his retirement in 1984.

MIT News Office memorial:


7 Cubic Feet (7 record cartons)

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Processing Information note

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Preliminary Inventory to the Papers of Frederick Sanders
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 November 24: Edited by Lana Mason for compliance with DACS single-level optimum requirements.

Repository Details

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