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Francis E. Wylie personal archives

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0764
Abstract

The Francis E. Wiley personal archives consists of drafts, correspondence, and research material relating to writing projects by Wiley. Most of the material is from writing projects such as the M.I.T. in Perspective book, Tides and Pull of the Moon book, and an unpublished project on Harold "Doc" Edgerton. Also included are photographs and retirement party records that relate to his work as the MIT Director of Public Relations (1955-1970).

Dates: 1954 - 1998

Francis Goodale papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0158
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection consists of personal correspondence written by Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumnus Francis Goodale from Europe, Hawaii, the Far East, and Peru; in most he describes his experiences as an engineer on sugar plantations in the Philippines and Peru. Also included are two notebooks: one consisting of correspondence, reports, architectural drawings, and photographs regarding the set up of the Hawaiian Philippine Co. sugar cane factory in the Philippine Islands; the other...
Dates: 1871 - 1934

Francis Otto Schmitt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0154
Abstract The Francis Otto Schmitt Papers document Schmitt’s contribution to scientific research and his teaching. The core of the collection describes his influence on the development of the interdisciplinary field of neuroscience, and his role as founder and director of the Neurosciences Research Program. There is also considerable material about Schmitt’s efforts to disseminate his work through teaching and research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and through his involvement...
Dates: 1942 - 1982

Francis W. Fabyan letters

 Collection — Box: Shared D
Identifier: MC-0468

Francis William Crosby papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0082
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The papers of Francis William Crosby consist primarily of correspondence with Crosby's family during the Civil War in which he tells of his travels and experiences, including Sherman's March to the Sea; the letters include a map of the march and a railroad map of Georgia. Also included is biographical information; a eulogy for Crosby; and 1881 patent records for an electrical voting recorder.

Dates: 1861 - 1909

Franco Modigliani papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0611
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the professional activities of Franco Modigliani from approximately 1944 to 2001. Materials include publications, reprints, scrapbooks, and five reels of microfilm.

Dates: 1944 - 2001

Frank A. Laws papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0329
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The papers of Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumnus and Professor Frank A. Law consist of two folders of correspondence, notes, and diagrams pertaining to electrical machinery problems and to the properties of various metals.

Dates: 1902 - 1927

Frank A. McClintock papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0668
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the career of Frank A. McClnitock, a faculty member in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Dates: 1935 - 2006

Frank Harvey Cilley student notes

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0367
Scope and Contents

The collection contains notes Frank Cilley took from lectures at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) by professor of civil engineering George Fillmore Swain in fall 1888, probably course 169, "Bridges and Similar Structures," or course 170, "Bridge Design." Also includes notes and abstracts for Cilley's 1889 thesis, "Methods of Operating High Grades and Steep Inclines."

Dates: 1888 - 1889

Frank J. Lepreau collection on Klaus Liepmann

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0731
Scope and Contents This collection comprises materials by and about Klaus Liepmann collected by his friend, Frank J. Lepreau. Liepmann was a violinist, conductor, and a member of the faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1947 to 1990 in the Department of Humanities Music Section. Materials in the collection, spanning from 1972 to 2005, include correspondence about Liepmann and publications by Liepmann. Among the publications are a self-published autobiography in two volumes and a...
Dates: 1972 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1972 - 1984

Frank M. Verzuh papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0652
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection contains glass lantern slides related to the Rockefeller Differential Analyzer (RDA) and the Rapid Arithmetic Machine (RAM), photographs, miscellaneous correspondence and notes, publications, patents, reports, and a manuscript titled “Memoirs of My Computing and Teaching Experiences.”

Dates: circa 1945-1989

Frank Press papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0159
Scope and Contents of the Collection Papers received in 1981 include information about earthquake projects Press worked on for the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA); and correspondence, minutes, reports, and budgets from the American Geophysical Union of which Press was a member, serving as president, 1974-1976. His years as an Executive Council member of the National Academy of Sciences are documented in papers, programs, and minutes; and correspondence, proposals, and reports describe his consulting for several...
Dates: 1945 - 2013

Fred A. Wilson scrapbook

 Collection — Box: F
Identifier: MC-0290
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection consists of a disbound scrapbook created by Massachusetts Institute of Technology student Fred A. Wilson, containing invitations, receipts, examination schedules, and examinations.

Dates: 1888 - 1891

Frederic Eppling papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0724
Scope and Contents

Course notes, Radiation Laboratory reports, and publications on physics.

Dates: approximately 1939 - 1959

Frederic Morgenthaler Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0722
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the activities of Frederic R. Morgenthaler from 1951 to 1975. The collection includes some materials about Professor Chu, a mentor to Morgenthaler, and some materials from Morgenthaler's time as a student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Dates: 1951 - 1975

Frederick A. Jones student notes

 Collection — Box: Shared C
Identifier: MC-0454
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection contains student notes from Massachusetts Institute of Technology student Frederick Alexander Jones on plane surveying which describe both the materials and the methods used.

Dates: circa 1895

Frederick G. Fassett correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0162
Scope and Contents of the Collection Collection consists of Fassett's personal correspondence with Welles Bosworth about Bosworth's signs for MIT's campus in Cambridge (Mass.) and for the modification of Copley Square; with Vannevar Bush about Bush's book Science Is Not Enough; with Claire Morton Prince Hanks regarding the Prince-Hanks Fellows, an organization of MIT alumni funded by Hanks; and with Robert L. Van Nice about Van Nice's architectural study of the Mosque of St. Sophia. Also...
Dates: 1928 - 1967

Frederick G. Keyes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0316

Frederick J. Adams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0307
Scope and Contents

This collection contains personal and professional papers of Frederick J. Adams, a professor of the Department of Architecture, and later the Department of City and Regional Planning at MIT. A small number of reports and administrative records of the MIT Department of City and Regional Planning, 1937-1969, and its successor, the Department of Urban Studies and Planning, are included in the collection.

Dates: 1931 - 1978

Frederick J. McGarry papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0698
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the activities of Frederick J. McGarry. Collection materials span the years of 1965 to 2004 and primarily consist of correspondence.

Dates: 1965 - 2004

Frederick Sanders papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0657
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the professional activities of Frederick Sanders.

Dates: undated

Gary Hart speech

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0182
Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of a audiocassette recording of a speech made by Gary Hart at MIT on 2 March 1984, during the 1984 presidential campaign.

Dates: 1984 March 2

George Alvin Richter papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0401
Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection includes research notebooks from Richter's work at Brown Company (1925-1940); and reprints, typescripts, notebooks, papers, and correspondence relating to his contributions to the field of cellulose chemistry.

Dates: 1919 - 1958

George B. Haven course notes

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MC-0459
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of four volumes of course notes from lectures given by Massachuesttes Institute of Technology professor George Haven on machine design and industrial plants. Some of the notes may have belogned to student William Frymoyer.

Dates: 1914 - 1920

George Bekefi papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0581
Scope and Contents

The collection comprises a mimeographed copy of "Emission of Radio Frequency Waves from Plasmas" written in December 1961 by George Bekefi.

Dates: 1961 December

George Boolos papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0507
Abstract

George Boolos taught philosophy of logic and mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 1969 to 1996. This collection includes correspondence, drafts of Boolos's two books, course notes from classes he taught at MIT, and copies of his published articles.

Dates: 1961 - 1996

George C. Newton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0239
Scope and Contents of the Collection

The George C. Newton papers contain correspondence, memoranda, reports, and writings on Newton's research on energy conservation, highway safety, and refrigeration technology. Also includes Newton's notes for courses he taught at yhe Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Simulation Methods for Analysis and Control (6.605), Control System Synthesis (6.606), and Management in Engineering (2.96J/6.930J).

Dates: 1949 - 1980

George Charles Manning papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0621
Scope and Contents

The George Charles Manning papers, which date between 1889 to 1942, comprise Naval Architecture files including specifications, blueprints, correspondence, testing for Bureau of Standards, ship design, and marine insurance. The collection also includes a manuscript of Fundamentals of Naval Architecture by Manning and a mixture of teaching material and professional papers.

Dates: 1889 - 1942

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