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Collection on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Exhibit at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AC-0211
Abstract

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, the "1904 St. Louis World's Fair," held in St. Louis, Missouri. Material in the collection includes a booklet designed for use at the Exposition indicating important topics and themes of MIT's education-related exhibit. Also of interest is a register signed by visitors to the exhibit, many signers identifying themselves as graduates of MIT.

Dates: 1904

Collection on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Exhibit at the World's Columbian Exposition

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0574
Abstract

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was among several institutions represented in an exhibit on higher education at the World's Columbian Exposition held in Chicago in 1893. Two volumes that were part of the MIT exhibit comprise this collection.

Dates: 1893 - 1893

Collection on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Women's Laboratory

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AC-0298
Abstract Ellen Swallow Richards, the first woman awarded a degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), with the generous cooperation of the Women's Education Association of Boston which purchased microscopes and other apparatus, worked to establish a laboratory for women to study chemical analysis, mineralogy, and chemistry in space provided by MIT. According to the October 1876 announcement, "The courses are intended for such as may be able to devote their whole time to the work,...
Dates: 1867 - 1922; Majority of material found within 1873 - 1883

Collection on the POLYMODE Program

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0321
Abstract

The International POLYMODE Program was a bilateral US-USSR project to study mesoscale dynamics in the ocean to improve understanding of the role of eddy processes on scales of 50 to 500 kilometers. The materials constituting this collection include research and funding proposals, planning information, correspondence, meeting minutes, and scientific reports and data collected during ship cruises.

Dates: 1973 - 1981

Collection on The Tech

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AC-0335

Collection on World War II Training Programs at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0633
Scope and Contents

This is an assembled collection of materials about various World War II training programs run by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It consists of materials donated by participants, primarily those in the Radar School training program. Offical records about World War II academic training programs are in the federal archives. The Registrar's Office at MIT may have information about student records.

Dates: 1941 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1947

Committee on Race and Diversity records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0599
Abstract The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Committee on Race and Diversity records document the activities of the Committee on Race and Diversity, as well as its predecessor, the Committee on Campus Race Relations before it merged with the Martin Luther King Committee in October 2007. The records date from 1986 to 2009 and include meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, membership lists, newspaper articles, grant proposals, and information on events sponsored by the Committee. The...
Dates: 1986 - 2009

Conversation with Jule G. Charney, an Oral History

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0411
Scope and Contents of the Collection Collection consists of an edited transcript and a microfilm of the transcript of an oral history interview of Jule Charney conducted Aug. 25-28, 1980 by George W. Platzman. The transcript was published in 1987 as "Conversations with Jule Charney." In the interview Charney discusses his family background and years of schooling, and his professional work and research at the University of Oslo, 1947-1948; at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton University, 1948-1956; and his years at...
Dates: August 1980

Corporation for Research and Educational Networking (CREN) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0608
Scope and Contents

The collection comprises records created by the Corporation for Research and Educational Networking (CREN) from 1990 to 2003. Materials include contracts and agreements, legal records, membership records, Board of Trustees meeting materials, promotional materials, correspondence, CDs and tapes.

Dates: 1990 - 2003

Cyril Stanley Smith papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0254
Scope and Contents of the Collection Smith's career as a teacher at MIT is documented in correspondence and plans for the development of courses at MIT in the history of technology, a proposed Center for the Study of Technology, and course notes for his class Technology, Power, and Values (21.08J). Information about his course History of Materials (21.414J) includes course notes, glass slides, metal samples, photographs, tapes and drawings, and a bound set of student term papers (1963, 1965, 1967). Correspondence, drawings, and...
Dates: 1922 - 1992

Dana L. Gilbert student notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0064

Daniel Lerner papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0336
Scope and Contents The collection documents Daniel Lerner's career as a political scientist, especially his research on European elites. The bulk of the collection focuses on his research in the 1950s and 1960s. Although he spent 25 years as a professor at MIT, the collection contains little information about his activities as a teacher or member of the Department of Political Science. Lerner’s work as a member of MIT's Center for International Studies (CENIS) is represented by his research on European elites...
Dates: 1946 - 1979

"Data Driven" Film Interviews Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0747
Scope and Contents This collection consists of video interviews and transcripts with 17 female Masschusetts Institute of Technology faculty members and the short documentary using the interviews, "The Uprising". The interviews focus on women faculty in science and engineering at MIT, and more broadly gender equity issues in STEM fields. Specifically referencing events discussed the 1999 report, Study on the Status of Women Faculty in Science at MIT. The interviews were produced by Wicked Delicate Films in...
Dates: Interviews Recorded August 28, 2018

David B. Schauer personal archives

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0684
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the professional activities of David Schauer between the years of circa 1980 to 2009.

Materials include: correspondence, notes, grants, research files, laboratory notebooks, and teaching materials.

Dates: circa 1980s through 2009

David Baltimore papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0422

David Botstein personal archives

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0277
Scope and Contents of the Collection Collection contains correspondence, grant proposals, research materials and records of his work at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for his study of the temperate salmonella bacteriophage P22. Botstein's activities as a member of the MIT Department of Biology are illustrated in course notes, course evaluations, and student papers for classes he taught in genetics and molecular biology, 1972-1988; and correspondence with colleagues and records of committees on which he served,...
Dates: 1967 - 1997

David C. Gossard papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0716
Scope and Contents of the Collection The papers are loosely divided into two groups of materials, articles and course notes. The first group consists of articles written by Gossard and other MIT staff. Many of the articles are from the Proceedings of the 1986 ASME International Computers in Engineering Conference & Exhibition that was held in Chicago, and took place July 20 to 24. CAD Lab technical documents are numbered. After the numbered list is Gossard's CV and then articles he authored. In general the...
Dates: 1960s-2000s

David Epstein papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0599
Scope and Contents of the Collection The David Epstein papers consist of Epstein’s student composition books and a dissertation draft; correspondence; programs, reviews, and news clippings of performances; research and lecture notes including articles by others and transparencies, drafts of papers and book chapters; and musical scores and parts, some by Epstein and some by others. The collection spans the years 1947 to 2004, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1950s to the 1990s. Boxes 7 to 12 are oversize and contain...
Dates: 1947 - 2004

David F. Waugh papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0255

David Gordon Wilson personal archives

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0491
Scope and Contents of the Collection The David Gordon Wilson personal archives documents Wilson's career. It consists of seven series: Correspondence, Course Materials, MIT Records, Engineering Coalition of Schools for Excellence in Education and Leadership (ECSEL), Research and Subject Files, Anti-Smoking, and Civic Engagement and Advocacy.Series one includes correspondence with publishers, colleagues, and students.Series two includes lecture notes, exams and other course materials.relating to...
Dates: 1969 - 1994

David H. Frisch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0337
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection consists primarily of Frisch's lecture notes and teaching materials for physics courses, from the 1950s to 1988; and correspondence, diagrams, experimental work, and reprints of Frisch's scientific work on elementary particle physics, particularly neutron and proton scattering. Also included are correspondence, research materials, photographs, and slides on the development of intravasal implants, 1976-1990. General correspondence in the collection documents topics of sustained...
Dates: 1950 - 1990

David J. Rose papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0405
Scope and Contents of the Collection Collection includes files on conferences, seminars, and lectures in which Rose participated, 1969-1984; records of his involvement with the 1979 World Council of Churches meetings held at MIT; information about projects he consulted on for government, industry, and other organizations, including the carbon dioxide energy projects for the National Science Foundation; extensive files documenting his activities as a faculty member at MIT, including information on curriculum development,...
Dates: 1949 - 1984

David M. Halperin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0519
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the activities of David M. Halperin at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Collection materials and topics include: notebooks, curriculum materials, curriculum planning and development, and humanities, arts, and social sciences (HASS) overview and planning.

Dates: undated

David Middleton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0302

David Oakes Woodbury papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0175
Scope and Contents Papers about Woodbury's personal life and education include letters from his parents (1850-1900), Woodbury's correspondence with his family and wife, Ruth (1900-1940), his diaries and sketchbooks (1904-1912), and school exams and grades from Stanford. Woodbury's writings are documented in correspondence, manuscript drafts, and background material for his major works, including Around the World in 90 Minutes; Atoms for Peace;...
Dates: 1860 - 1980

David Reiner papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0607
Scope and Contents

The collection documents David Reiner's undergraduate years at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 1946 to 1950.

Dates: 1946 - 1950

David S. Saxon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0200

David Staelin personal archives

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0712
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the activities of David Staelin from 1965 to 2010.

Materials inlcude: photographs, course materials, articles, and audiovisual media.

Dates: 1965 - 2010

Davis R. Dewey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0070
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Davis R. Dewey papers document Dewey's personal and professional life. The papers date from 1883 to 1913, the period of his early career as an academic economist. Most of the collection consists of correspondence with Dewey's family; with members of the St. Botolph Club; and with the Alumni Association of the University of Vermont. Of most interest is Dewey's voluminous professional correspondence concerning the affairs of the economics profession, correspondence and clippings...
Dates: 1874 - 1913

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