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Technology Christian Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0382
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection documents the activities of the Technology Christian Association (TCA), a student organization of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).The Technology Christian Association was founded on January 17, 1895, under the auspices of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA). Material in this collection, spanning 1905 to 1948, comprises three record formats: scrapbooks, ledgers, and logbooks. The collection is arranged chronologically by format. Scrapbooks,...
Dates: 1905 - 1948

Technology, People and Productivity in the Railroad Industry Conference records

Identifier: AC-0203
Scope and Contents of the Collection The records of the Technology, People and Productivity in the Railroad Industry Conference (12-13 November 1986) contain an agenda of the conference and program information, copies of some of the speeches given, and newsclippings about the event.
Dates: 1986 November 12 -13

Technology Review records

Identifier: AC-0017
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection is arranged into two series. The materials in Series 1 were received in 1979 and include primarily bound financial records, in addition to auditor’s reports and a staff manual. The materials in Series 2 were added in 2007 and include correspondence between Technology Review staff members (particularly John Mattill) and the public and the MIT community. The correspondence, dated 1966-1980, pertains to article submissions, editorial comments,...
Dates: 1922 - 1980

Ten Club records

Identifier: AC-0529
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Ten Club Records, 1936-1969, document the activities of an engineering club at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the mid-twentieth century. The bulk of the collection dates from 1937-1957, and includes meeting minutes, printed invitations, and some correspondence. The collection consists of one series in two bound volumes. Each dated entry records the names of invited guests and newly elected members. Eight charter constituents endorsed the rules, and a cumulative...
Dates: 1936 - 1969

The Association of Alumni and Alumnae of M.I.T. Club and Affinity Group records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0551
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection spans from approximately 1903 to 2008. Records include newsletters, correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, news releases, directories, and photographs of both active and inactive clubs and affinity groups.
Dates: approximately 1903 to 2017

The Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

Identifier: MC-0683
Content Description The Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection consists primarily of musical recordings and scores from the duration of Pomeroy’s career as a jazz performer, bandleader, and teacher. While these materials comprise the bulk of the collection, also included are photographs, correspondence, clippings, student notebooks, concert programs and posters, promotional materials for Pomeroy’s bands, travel materials and souvenirs, and background material. The collection spans from the 1930s to the late 2000s, and shows...
Dates: approximately 1930-2009

"The Worlds of Philip Morrison" symposium audio and video recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0199
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains audio and video recordings of the symposium held September 26-27, 1986, honoring Massachusetts Institute of Technology Institute Professor Philip Morrison on his 70th birthday. Videotapes are available only for the September 27 session. Speakers at the September 26 session include Gene M. Brown, Bruno Rossi, James Peebles, Walter Lewin, Kenneth Brecher, Alan Guth, Francis Low, Jerome Wiesner, Randall Forsberg, Anthony P. French, Lillian Weber, and Owen Gingerich. ...
Dates: 1986 - 1986

Theodore Grover collection of autographs, signatures, and images of Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty members, administrators, students, and alumni

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0093
Abstract The Theodore Grover collection includes autographs, signatures, and photographs of Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty members, administrators, and alumni accumulated during Grover's 40 years as a member of MIT's staff, from 1878 to 1918.
Dates: 1863 - 1944

Theodore H. H. Pian papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0327
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection of Theodore H. H. Pian papers consists primarily of research project files from the MIT Aeroelastic and Structures Research Laboratory on aircraft gust response, load, flexibility, and shock response, 1947-1979; professional and personal correspondence, 1947-1998; course notes for aeronautical engineering classes taught by Pian at MIT and other universities, 1953-2002; professional meeting and conference files on structural mechanics, finite element methods, and other topics,...
Dates: 1945 - 2002

Theodore N. Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides, and Clippings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0680
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Theodore N. Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides, and Clippings at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) consists of pictorial engraving prints, cuttings and excerpts from newspapers and magazines, and a large number of hand-bills and posters about balloon ascents primarily in England, France, and Germany. The bulk of the collection covers approximately the years 1720 to 1880 and was assembled by English collectors.The collection's images and topics range...
Dates: circa 1720 to 1925; Majority of material found within 1720 - 1880

Thomas F. Jones papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0399

Thomas Gaffield papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0139
Abstract The collection contains volumes of Thomas Gaffield's research notes, correspondence, and published information gathered by him into scrapbooks, primarily on the topic of glass. Material is bound into volumes titled: Notes on Glass, 1862-1875, volumes 1-5; Glass Journal, 1858-1881, volumes 1-4; Experiments in Photography, 1863-1894, volumes 1-2. There are also copies of letters written by Gaffield, 1868-1892. There is an index in the front of the volume. Notes on Glass, Glass Journal, and...
Dates: 1858 - 1892

Thomas Kilgore Sherwood papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0410
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection of Thomas K. Sherwood papers consists of working notes, correspondence, and drafts and reprints of articles Sherwood co-authored on topics in chemical engineering with other Massachusetts Institute of Technology professors and graduate students.
Dates: 1945 - 1973

Thomas S. Kuhn papers

Identifier: MC-0240
Abstract The collection documents the career of Thomas S. Kuhn, who taught at Harvard, the University of California, Berkeley, and Princeton University, before coming to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1979 as professor of philosophy and the history of science. He became the Lawrence S. Rockefeller Professor of Philosophy in 1983, and emeritus in 1991. His research focused on the principles behind the evolution of science and the nature of scientific change, and the influence of language on...
Dates: 1936 - 2000

Thorne W. McWhood student notes

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0213
Scope and Contents of the Collection Collection contains Thorne McWhood's student notes for courses in business and engineering administration taken at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology between 1930 and 1935. Also included are MIT textbooks.
Dates: 1930 - 1935

Truman S. Gray papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0303

Typescript of "A Physicist of the Lucky Generation," by John C. Slater

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0189
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection consists of a typescript copy of John Clarke Slater's autobiographical manuscript, "A Physicist of the Lucky Generation," a detailed account of his family history and early professional life up to 1920, and his association with Harvard and decision to take a faculty and administrative position at the Massachusetts Insitute of Technology in 1930.
Dates: circa 1975

Union of Concerned Scientists records

Identifier: MC-0434
Scope and Contents of the Collection Records of the chair, Henry Kendall, and executive directors, Howard Ris and Eric Van Loon, include project files and correspondence about the founding, early history, and organizing activities of the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). There are extensive files reflecting UCS's concern for nuclear reactor safety, including reports from the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) and other documentation of UCS participation in AEC hearings (1972-1973) to consider the Emerging Core Cooling System safety...
Dates: 1964 - 1986

United States, National Defense Research Committee, Division 7, Section 7.2 records

Identifier: MC-0103
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a copy of the chronological file of Samuel H. Caldwell, who was a member of the faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering from 1926 to 1960. During the period preceding and during World War II (from June 1941 through December 1944) Caldwell was chief of Section 7.2 of Division 7 (Fire Control) of the National Defense Research Committee, a branch of the Office of Scientific Research and Development.
Dates: 1941 - 1944

Universities and the Military-Industrial Complex panel discussion

Identifier: AC-0202
Abstract Recordiing of the panel discussion on January 31, 1989, on the interrelations, real and ideal, between universities and the Department of Defense. Panel members were Carl Kaysen, Vera Kistiakowsky, and David G. Wilson.
Dates: 1989 - 1989

Unlocking History Research Group archives

Identifier: MC-0760
Abstract The Unlocking History Research Group archives document the development of the field of letterlocking,including related document security techniques used on archival bindings and other manuscripts. Materials include documentation of the process and evolution of this novel field of study dating from 2000 to 2020. Materials in the collection include archival research materials, original historical manuscripts from 1490s to 2021, notes, drawings, models, teaching materials, and digital assets.
Dates: 1490s-2021; Majority of material found within 2000 - 2021

Vannevar Bush papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0078
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Vannevar Bush Papers consist of correspondence, reports, patent records, notes, memos, manuscript drafts and galley proofs of books and articles, appointment calendars, and reprints primarily from 1956 to 1974. There are three series: 1. Subject Files, 2. Writings, and 3. Appointment Calendars. The collection came in two accessions, and although the two were interfiled, whenever possible the papers were kept in their original order. As a result the subject files are in three sections...
Dates: 1921 - 1974

Vera Kistiakowsky papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0485

Vernon M. Ingram papers

Identifier: MC-0645
Scope and Contents The Correspondence, memoir, and photographs, 2003 - 2006 series consists entirely of digitial material. It includes correspondence, four photographs, and personal writings including notes, diary entries, and a memoir segment. The photographs are in TIFF or JPEG formats and documents are in RTF or Microsoft Word formats.
Dates: circa 1970-2006

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