International Congress Of The History Of Science Records,1959-1964

Collection Number: 14-17-744

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
International Congress of the History of Science records, 1959-1964.
Collection Number:
14-17-744
Creator:
International Congress on the History of Sciences.
Quantity:
2.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, abstracts, papers, periodicals, mailing lists, bulletins, minutes, memoranda, reports, tape recordings, and other material.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence relating to the planning, financing, and publicity for the Congress held at Ithaca, New York, and Philadelphia in August and September, 1962.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence relating to the planning, financing, and publicity for the Congress held at Ithaca, New York, and Philadelphia in August and September, 1962; also includes lists of participants, copies of abstracts and papers presented with commentaries, periodicals, and mailing lists; also, drafts and final copies of the Congress' bulletins, minutes and memoranda of the planning and local arrangement committees, reports, and other material. Also, tape recordings of the proceedings. Henry Guerlac was the president of the Congress, Richard Shryock chaired the Philadelphia operations.
SUBJECTS

Names:
International Congress on the History of Sciences.
Guerlac, Henry.
Shryock, Richard.

Subjects:
Science--History.
Congresses and conventions--New York (State)--Ithaca.
Congresses and conventions--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
International Congress of the History of Science records, #14-17-744. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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