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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, visiting scholars and research fellows personnel records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0161
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains personnel files of visiting scholars and research fellows of the Linguistics and Philosophy Department at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Included are application forms, correspondence, and termination papers.
Dates: 1968 - 1987

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mathematics curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0480
Abstract Contains mostly syllabi and course notes, with some examination questions.
Dates: 1884 - 1979

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Military Science and Tactics records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AC-0340
Abstract In 1892-1894, when he was the professor of military science & tactics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Harry Leroy Hawthorne kept a notebook which includes his history of the Department of Military Science and Tactics, 1865-1893, and annual reports of the department for the years 1892-93 and 1893-94. Hawthorne was succeeded by John Bigelow who wrote an annual report for the year 1894-95. A number of other professors used the notebook to record information over the years...
Dates: 1893 - 1908

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mining and Metallurgy student laboratory reports

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0072
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains volumes of laboratory instructions including diagrams, data sheets, and tabulated results of student laboratory experiments conducted at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology during the period 1899 to 1926. The instructing staff of the Department of Mining and Metallurgy teaching the classes represented in this collection include Edward E. Bugbee (at MIT 1907-1937) and Rufus C. Reed (at MIT 1907-1944). Eight volumes of reports for their classes include...
Dates: 1899 - 1926

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mining Engineering curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0214
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Department of Mining Engineering undergraduate examinations in the subjects of mining engineering, geophysical prospecting, fire assaying, metallurgy, metallography, and radiography covering the period 1900 to 1943. There is a volume of student papers (class of 1888), and a set of course notes.Also included are Mining Engineering department circulars describing course offerings and span the years 1889 to 1928. The...
Dates: 1888 - 1943

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering curricula

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0016
Scope and Contents of the Collection The curricula collection of the Department of Nuclear Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology consists of bound course notes, including reading lists and problem sets, for the years 1952-1989. Also included in the collections are qualifying examinations for doctoral candidates, answer booklets, and grades for the years 1964-1989.
Dates: 1952 - 2002

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0346
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Department of Nuclear Engineering was established at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on July 1, 1958. However, study of Nuclear Engineering at MIT began as early as 1935. In 2000, the department developed the Center for Advanced Nuclear Engineering Systems along with the MIT Energy Laboratory (later renamed the MIT Energy Initiative). By 2004, the Department was renamed the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering. This collection, spanning 1951 to 2009, includes...
Dates: 1951 - 2009

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Nutrition and Food Science

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AC-0441
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection consists of syllabi, schedules, reading lists, and handouts (copies of slides viewed in classes and readings) relating to course 20.610, Principles of Toxicology. This special ten week graduate course was partially sponbsored by a training grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It was designed to provide additional training to scientists and engineers already working in the field of toxicology, as well as introducing the subject to others who might be...
Dates: 1979 - 1979

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 by...
Dates: 1875 - 1901

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Urban Studies and Planning curricula

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0377
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection contains records relating to courses taught by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Urban Studies and Planning (designated at MIT as Course 11). There is information about planning proposed courses in design studios and also planning in socialist countries, 1981. There are also course notes for course 11.11, Components of the Urban Environment, 1971-1972, and 11.330, Theory of City Form, 1978. SPURS (Special Program for Urban and Regional Stuides)...
Dates: 1960 - 1989

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Urban Studies and Planning records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0113
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains correspondence, reports, and memoranda about department programs, curriculum, internships, conferences, and research opportunities especially for the Master in City Planning program; promotion and tenure files; budgets; grant proposals; financial planning and assistance to students; annual and affirmative action reports; files related to department personnel matters. Also included are records prepared for department visiting committees. There are six hand...
Dates: 1952-2008

Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty meeting records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0001
Abstract A record of the MIT faculty begins with the minutes of the September 25, 1865, meeting and continues to the present day. Among the topics discussed at faculty meetings are proposed degree programs, disciplinary actions, admission and graduation requirements, enrollment and diversity, and issues concerning student life. This collection includes biographical material in Killian Award and Edgerton Award announcements and resolutions on the death of individual faculty members written by faculty...
Dates: 1865-2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Faculty Policy Committee records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0188
Abstract The Faculty Policy Committee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has responsibility for maintaining a broad overview of academic programs; interprets, implements, and helps formulate policies on a broad range of issues of concern to the faculty. The committee identifies issues of concern to the faculty and facilitates interchange between members of the faculty and administrators of the Institute. The collection contains agendas, enclosures including supplemental materials and...
Dates: 1985 - 2012

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Chancellor, records of Julius A. Stratton as provost, vice president and provost, and chancellor

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0132
Abstract The collection documents the responsibilities of Julius A. Stratton for academic development and research in the positions of provost, vice president and provost, and chancellor, which he held between 1949 and 1957. The records contain reports and memoranda from the schools, departments, and research laboratories, including Lincoln Laboratory, the Research Laboratory for Electronics, and the Computation Center, and material on Projects Charles, Hartwell, Meteor, Troy, and Whirlwind. There are...
Dates: 1949 - 1957

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the President and Chancellor, records of Barbara Scott Nelson, assistant to the president and chancellor

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0387
Abstract Barbara Scott Nelson was assistant to Massachusetts Institute of Technology President Jerome B. Wiesner and Chancellor Paul E. Gray between 1972 and 1978. Wiesner and Gray served as president and chancellor from 1971 to 1980. The collection contains notes, reports, printed material, and other files on administrative issues including affirmative action; the Institute's involvement in outside professional associations such as the American Association of University Administrators and the National...
Dates: 1972 - 1979

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the President and Chancellor, records of Chancellor Paul E. Gray

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0397
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection documents the responsibilities and functions of Paul Gray in his capacity as the chancellor of MIT, during the presidency of Jerome B. Wiesner, from 1971 through 1980. In addition, it includes some records reflecting Paul Gray’s activities as the associate provost, and through 1981, his first year as MIT president. The materials included in this collection provide a rich source of information about the administrative history of the Institute during the 1970s, the evolution of...
Dates: 1965 - 1981

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the President and Chancellor, records of Jerome B. Wiesner

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0008
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection is composed primarily of records of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The dates of the records in the collection span from 1960 to 1984, though the bulk was created between 1966, when Wiesner was appointed provost, and 1980, when he retired as president of MIT. The collection also includes records created when Wiesner was director of MIT’s Research Laboratory of Electronics (1952-1960), dean of science (1964-1966), and provost (1966-1971). There are a few files from...
Dates: 1960 - 1984

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