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Annual Review of Astronomy and Astrophysics (Rosalie West)

 

Burbidge, G.

 

Caughlan, G.

 

Zimmerman, B.

Box 184, Folder 10

Notes and calculations

Box 184, Folder 11

"Production of heavy elements in neutron stars" (1976)

 

Correspondence 1970-1977

 

Anders, E.

 

Buchler, J.-R.

 

Cahill, T.

 

Chandrasekhar, S.

 

Keller, L.

 

Kowalski, M.

 

Schramm, D.

 

Wick, G.

 

Woosley, S.

 

"Nuclear partition functions" (1978)

Box 184, Folder 12

Correspondence 1977-1979

 

Engelbrecht, C.

 

Fuller, G.

 

Holmes, J.

 

Tubbs, D.

 

Woosley, S.

 

Notes and calculations

Box 184, Folder 13

1967-1975

Box 184, Folder 14

1977-1979

Box 185, Folder 1

"Semi-empirical thermonuclear reaction-rate data for intermediate-mass nuclei" (1978).

 

Woosley, S., Correspondence 1978

Box 185, Folder 2

"Thermalization of long-lived nuclear isomeric states under stellar conditions" (1980).

 

Correspondence 1980

 

Caughlan, G.

 

Ward, R.

Box 185, Folder 3

"Stellar weak interaction rates for sd-shell nuclei" (1980)

 

Fuller, G., Correspondence 1979

Box 185, Folder 4

"Ca-Ti-Cr anomalies in an Allende inclusion and the nß-Process" (1982)

 

Notes, calculations and correspondence 1980-1983

 

Koonin, S.

 

Mathews, G.

 

Sandler, D.

Box 185, Folder 5

"Thermonuclear reactions rates III" (1983) [HFCZ]

 

Correspondence and notes 1982-1985

 

Buchmann, L.

 

Harris, M.

 

"Tables of thermonuclear reactions rates for low-mass nuclei" (1985) [CFHZ]

Box 185, Folder 6

Notes and correspondence 1983-1984

 

Bethe, H.

 

Caughlan, G.

 

Harris, M.

 

Woosley, S.

Box 185, Folder 7

Calculations

 

"Stellar weak interaction rates for intermediate-mass nuclei. IV" (1985)

Box 185, Folder 8

Fuller, G., Correspondence 1982-1984

Box 185, Folder 9

Notes and calculations

 

"The age of the observable universe in the inflationary cosmology" (1986)

Box 185, Folder 10

Correspondence 1984-1985

 

Koonin, S.

 

Meisl, C.

Box 185, Folder 11

Notes and calculations 1978-1986

Box 185, Folder 12

"The synthesis of the chemical elements carbon and oxygen" (1986)

 

Notes, tables 1985

Box 185, Folder 13

"Gamma-ray constraints on 22Na yields in nova explosions" (1987)

 

Notes

 

Higdon, J., Correspondence 1986

Box 185, Folder 14

"Thermonuclear reactions rates, V" (1988) [CF88]

 

Caughlan, G., Correspondence 1986

 

"Approximate penetration factors for nuclear reactions of astrophysical interest" (1988)

Box 185, Folder 15

Correspondence 1984-1989

 

Humblet, J.

 

Zimmerman, B.

Box 185, Folder 16

Calculations and graphs

Box 185, Folder 17

"Cold fusion results still unexplained" [pair-emission in the deuteron- deuteron interaction] (1989)

 

Correspondence, notes and calculations 1986-1989

 

Barnes, C.

 

Caughlan, G.

Box 185, Folder 18

"On nuclear reaction and 9Be production in inhomogeneous cosmologies" (1989)

 

Notes

 

Malaney, R., Correspondence 1989

Box 186, Folder 1

"Nuclear cosmochronology and the Orgueil thorium:uranium ratio" [unpublished]

 

Notes 1966, n.d.

Box 186, Folder 2

"Wave functions for very light nuclei" ("Hulthén paper") [unpublished?]

 

Notes and calculations 1967

 

"The nuclear origin of the Ne-E and 24Mg anomalies in meteorites in the np? process" [unpublished]

Box 186, Folder 3

Calculations

Box 186, Folder 4

Becker, S., Correspondence 1980-1983

 

Section 2: By others

Box 186, Folder 5

Schockley, [W.], on energy band problems [1950s]

Box 186, Folder 6

Schiff, [L.], on electron scattering [1950s]

Box 186, Folder 7

Hoyle, [F.], lectures Jan.-Feb. 1953

Box 186, Folder 8

Jensen, J. H., on photonuclear reactions in the 20-Mev region Feb. 2, 1953

Box 186, Folder 9

Anderson, H., on polarization of protons Apr. 7, 1953

Box 186, Folder 10

Wigner, [E.], on shell structure Jan. 5, 1953

Box 186, Folder 11

Sturtevant, [A. H.], on nuclear radiation 1954

Box 186, Folder 12

Weisskopf, [V.], on nuclear resonances Feb. 2-17, 1954

Box 186, Folder 13

McMillan, [E.], on high energy physics Feb. 12, 1954

Box 186, Folder 14

Flowers, [B.] on nuclei May 16, 1955

Box 186, Folder 15

Tobocman, [first name?] on stripping Sept. 8, 1955

Box 186, Folder 16

Purcell, [E.], on nuclear magnetism Oct, 31, 1955

Box 186, Folder 17

Hoyle, [F.], on cosmology Mar. 28, 1956 and n.d. [1950s]

Box 186, Folder 18

Segré, [E.], on anti-nucleons Jan. 4, 1957

Box 186, Folder 19

Gold, [T.], on Van Allen belt Mar. 26, 1958

Box 186, Folder 20

Gell-Mann, [M.], on beta-decay interaction [n.d., ca 1958]

Box 186, Folder 21

Gell-Mann, [M.], on strangeness [n.d., ca 1959]

Box 186, Folder 22

Bardeen, [J.], on superconductivity [n.d., ca 1959]

Box 186, Folder 23

Zachariasen, [F.], on dispersion and form factors Jan. 16, 1959

Box 186, Folder 24

Weisskopf, [V.], on quarks Mar-Apr. 1966

Box 186, Folder 25

Goldreich, [P.], on neutron star model Jan. 8, 1970

Box 186, Folder 26

Sciulli, [F.], on neutrino physics Dec. 9, 1971

Box 186, Folder 27

Sandage, [A.], on the expansion of the universe May 24, 1972

 

Notes and correspondence

 

Arp, H.

 

Sandage, A.

Box 186, Folder 28

Wasserburg, [G.], on Allende meteorite 1977-1981, 1985

 

Part D: Miscellaneous Technical Notes

 

Section 1: Astrophysics

Box 186, Folder 29

Bethe, Hans, miscellaneous notes and documents 1938-1939, 1953, n.d.

Box 186, Folder 30

Neutron drops, notes 1959

Box 186, Folder 31

Lyttleton and Bondi "On the physical consequences of a general excess of charge," notes and abstract 1959

Box 186, Folder 32

Degeneracy notes 1962-1963

Box 186, Folder 33

Xenon in meteorite chondrules, graphs, correspondence and plots 1963-1964

 

Levin, B.

 

Merrihue, C.

 

Pepin, B.

 

Reynolds, J.

Box 186, Folder 34

Water on the moon, correspondence 1965

 

Hoyle, F.

 

Rowe, M.

 

Urey, H.

Box 186, Folder 35

Intergalactic gas, notes 1966

Box 186, Folder 36

Hoyle and Narlikar on the nature of mass, notes, print 1971, 1974

Box 186, Folder 37

Nuclear astrophysics, notes on past and future work Jan. 13, 1975

Box 186, Folder 38

Reflection factors, notes 1975-1976

Box 186, Folder 39

Time dilation, notes 1977

Box 186, Folder 40

Black holes, notes 1980

Box 186, Folder 41

Oscillation potential, notes 1981

Box 186, Folder 42

Radioactive ion-beam research, notes and correspondence 1982-1984

 

Becker, S.

 

Boyd, R.

 

Cerny, J.

 

Despain, K.

 

Haight, R.

 

Mathews, G.

 

Newman, M.

 

Rosen, L.

 

Schiffer, J.

 

Section 2: General

Box 186, Folder 43

Space technology (satellites) ca 1958-1959

Box 186, Folder 44

Temperature of the Earth (Bernard), notes 1973

Box 186, Folder 45

Gell-Mann on strings, notes 1986

Box 186, Folder 46

Chaos, notes 1989

 

Series X:  Biographical

 

Elementary and high school records

 

Report cards

Box 187, Folder 1

Lima, Ohio public schools 1917-1923

Box 187, Folder 2

Franklin Junior High School, Lima, Ohio 1923-1924

Box 187, Folder 3

Central High School, Lima, Ohio 1924-1929

Box 187, Folders 4-8

Lima Central High School yearbooks 1925-1929

Physical Description: [5 yearbooks]
 

Ohio State University, college records

Box 188, Folder 1

Student tuition receipts 1929-1933

Box 188, Folder 2

Student cards 1929-1933

Box 188, Folder 3

Grade reports 1929-1933

Box 188, Folder 4

Textbook and notebook lists

Box 188, Folders 5-6

Yearbooks 1930; 1933

Physical Description: [2 folders]
 

Ohio State University, student notebooks

Box 189, Folder 1

Thermionics 622; Minerology 402 [1931]

Box 189, Folder 2

German 401 1931

Box 189, Folder 3

Communication laboratory experiments [1932]

Box 189, Folder 4

Electronics 607 [1932]

Box 189, Folder 5

Physical Chemistry 681; Communication Engineering 716; Calculus 601 1932

Box 189, Folder 6

Spectroscopy 611; Periodic and Transient Currents 612 1932

Box 189, Folder 7

Conduction of Electricity Through Gases 610 II; Differential Equations 611 II 1933

Box 189, Folder 8

Kinetic Theory 609; Conduction of Electricity Through Gases 610 I [1933]

Box 189, Folder 9

Physical Chemistry 682; Differential Equations 611 1933

Box 189, Folder 10

Physical Chemistry 683; Vector Analysis 661 1933

Box 190, Folder 1

Physics 607; Physics 620 1933

Box 190, Folder 2

Acoustics n.d.

Box 190, Folder 3

Calculus and physics problems n.d.

Box 190, Folder 4

Literature I, thesis n.d.

Box 190, Folder 5

Physical chemistry problems n.d

 

Ohio State University, unbound course notes

Box 190, Folder 6

"Chemistry lecture notes and quizzes" 1929-1930

Box 190, Folder 7

"Elements of mineralogy" 1930

Box 190, Folder 8

"Elements of electrical engineering" 1930-1931

Box 190, Folder 9

"Elements of physics" 1930-1931

Box 190, Folder 10

"Electrostatics" [1931]

Box 190, Folder 11

"Notes on kinetic theory; gravitational law; atomic and electron theories," Physics 609 notes 1931

Box 190, Folder 12

"Thermodynamics," Electrical Engineering 605 notes 1931

Box 190, Folder 13

"Notes on surface tension experiment," Mechanics 602 notes 1932

Box 190, Folder 14

"Periodic and transient currents," Physics 612 notes 1932

Box 190, Folder 15

"Physical optics," Physics 607 notes 1932

Box 191, Folder 1

"X-rays and crystal structure," Physics 620 1932

Box 191, Folder 2

"Experiments in physical chemistry," 693 1933

Box 191, Folder 3

"Curve tracing" n.d.

Box 191, Folder 4

"Origin of species; behaviorism; notes on philosophy, psychology, and anthropology" n.d.

Box 191, Folder 5

"Photoelectric and thermionic emission" n.d.

Box 191, Folder 6

"Problems in differential equations" n.d.

Box 191, Folder 7

"The theory of vibrations" n.d.

Box 191, Folder 8

"Low voltage electron streams," WAF's thesis for bachelor's degree of engineering physics 1933

 

Ohio State University, student experiment reports

 

Physics 431 1930

Box 191, Folder 9

"Acceleration of freely falling body"

Box 191, Folder 10

"Composition and resolution of forces"

Box 191, Folder 11

"The principle of moments and methods of exact weighing"

Box 191, Folder 12

"The mechanical advantage and efficiency of inclined planes and pulley[s]"

Box 191, Folder 13

"Coefficient of rigidity"

Box 191, Folder 14

"The laws of inelastic impact"

 

Physics 436 1931

Box 191, Folder 15

"Determination of current and standardization of an ammeter by the copper voltameter"

Box 191, Folder 16

"Absolute measurement of resistance with the constant flow calorimeter; proof of Joule's Law"

Box 191, Folder 17

"Ohm's Law for a homogeneous conductor; measurement of potential differences with the electrometer"

Box 191, Folder 18

"The measurement of resistance by voltmeter and ammeter"

Box 191, Folder 19

"Determination of the resistance of a galvanometer and voltmeter, both of the d'Arsonval type"

Box 191, Folder 20

"Calibration of a galvanometer as a micro-ammeter, as a milli-ammeter, and as a milli-voltmeter"

Box 191, Folder 21

"Calibration of a copper-advance thermo-couple"

Box 191, Folder 22

"Measurement of resistance with a wheatstone bridge"

Box 191, Folder 23

"Measurement of resistance with the wheatstone bridge of the L[eeds] and N[orthrup] decade form; the temperature coefficient of resistance of copper"

Box 191, Folder 24

"The comparison of low resistance by the comparison of voltage; the measurement of specific resistivity"

Box 191, Folder 25

"Growth and dying away of current in the coil of a large electromagnet"

 

Physics 437 1931

Box 191, Folder 26

"Comparison of EMF's with the Ra[y]leigh potentiometer"

Box 191, Folder 27

"Standardization of a voltmeter by means of a Nadler potentiometer"

Box 191, Folder 28

"Standardization of an ammeter by means of a Leeds and Northrup potentiometer"

Box 191, Folder 29

"The ballistic galvanometer and the electric condenser"

Box 191, Folder 30

"Determination of a specific inductive capacity of kerosene"

Box 191, Folder 31

"Charge and discharge of a condenser through a high resistance"

Box 191, Folder 32

"A study of mutual induction"

Box 191, Folder 33

"The comparison of inductances by direct deflection"

Box 191, Folder 34

"The magnetization of iron"

Box 191, Folder 35

"Characteristic curves of an incandescent lamp at varying voltages"

Box 192, Folder 1

"Distribution curves and mean spherical candle power of an incandescent lamp"

Box 192, Folder 2

"The Siemens electrodynamometer and the Kelvin balance"

Box 192, Folder 3

"Measurements of power with the electrodynamometer; the commercial wattmeter"

Box 192, Folder 4

"The commutator type of watthour meter"

Box 192, Folder 5

"The electrostatic voltmeter"

Box 192, Folder 6

"The measurement of low resistance by means of the Kelvin double bridge"

Box 192, Folder 7

"Electrical measurements" by Alva W. Smith [manual for physics experiments, Physics 436-437 1931]

 

Physics 616 1932

Box 192, Folder 8

"Experiments in radioactivity and conduction of electricity through gases"

Box 192, Folder 9

"Millikan's oil drop method of determining the charge on the electron"

 

Electrical Engineering 601 1932

Box 192, Folder 10

"Measurement of resistance of windings of direct current dynamos"

Box 192, Folder 11

"Direct current machinery"

Box 192, Folder 12

"Characteristic of separately and shunt excited generators"

Box 192, Folder 13

"Characteristic of a D.C. generator with compound excitation"

Box 192, Folder 14

"Parallel operation of D.C. generator with shunt excitation"

Box 192, Folder 15

"Determination of speed and torque curves of a D.C. motor with shunt and compound excitation"

Box 192, Folder 16

"Determination of speed and torque curves of series motors"

Box 192, Folder 17

"Efficiency of a shunt dynamo by the loss method"

 

Electrical Engineering 605 1931

Box 192, Folder 18

"Alternating currents in reactive circuits"

Box 192, Folder 19

"Variable inductance with iron"

Box 192, Folder 20

"Alt[ernating] cur[rent] circuits with iron and other cores"

Box 192, Folder 21

"Reactive circuits in series"

Box 192, Folder 22

"Reactive circuits in parallel"

Box 192, Folder 23

"Polyphase circuits with resistance"

Box 192, Folder 24

"Polyphase circuits with reactive loads"

Box 192, Folder 25

"The transformer"

 

Electrical Engineering 607 1931

Box 192, Folder 26

"Static characteristic of electronic tubes, part I"

Box 192, Folder 27

"Half wave rectification with gas filled tubes"

Box 192, Folder 28

"The thyartron and its use in grid controlled rectification"

Box 192, Folder 29

"Calibration of a vacuum tube voltmeter"

Box 192, Folder 30

"The photo-electric cell"

 

Electrical Engineering 611 1932

Box 192, Folder 31

"Wave form"

Box 192, Folder 32

"Network theorems"

Box 192, Folder 33

"Resonance at high frequency"

Box 192, Folder 34

"Resonance at audio frequencies"

Box 192, Folder 35

"Bridge measurements"

Box 192, Folder 36

"The vacuum tube audio"

 

Electrical Engineering 716 1932

Box 192, Folder 37

"Standing waves"

Box 192, Folder 38

"Open and short circuited impedances"

Box 192, Folder 39

"Comparison of the loaded and unloaded cable"

Box 192, Folder 40

"The telephone receiver"

Box 192, Folder 41

"The telephone transmitter"

 

Mechanics 602 1932

Box 193, Folder 1

"Operation of testing machines"

Box 193, Folder 2

"Compression of timber parallel to grain"

Box 193, Folder 3

"Shear in steel and in timber parallel to grain"

Box 193, Folder 4

"Cast iron in compression"

Box 193, Folder 5

"Mild steel in tension"

Box 193, Folder 6

"Torsion in a steel rod"

Box 193, Folder 7

"Deformation in I-beam"

Box 193, Folder 8

"Transverse test of a wooden beam"

Box 193, Folder 9

"Bending test of a cast iron tee-beam"

Box 193, Folder 10

Scholarships and awards 1929-1933

Box 193, Folder 11

Graduate fellowship offers (non-Caltech) 1933

Box 193, Folder 12

Summer job 1933

 

Graduate years, Caltech

Box 193, Folder 13

Graduate appointment 1933

Box 193, Folder 14

PhD transcript 1933-1936

 

PhD dissertation 1936 See: Series VII, 1936 manuscript

 

Student notebooks

Box 193, Folder 15

"Atomic physics" (Ph 107); "Spectroscopy;" "Mathematical foundations of wave mechanics"

Box 193, Folder 16

"Analytical mechanics" (Ph 103)

Box 193, Folder 17

"Collision theory"

Box 193, Folder 18

"Electricity and magnetism" (Ph 101)

Box 193, Folder 19

"Electricity and magnetism"

Box 193, Folder 20

"Elements of quantum mechanics"

Box 193, Folder 21

"Elements of quantum theory;" "Theory of potential barrier penetration"

Box 193, Folder 22

"French for doctorate" 1934

Box 194, Folder 1

"Functions of a complex variable;" " Mathematical analysis"

Box 194, Folder 2

"Heat, radiation, and quantum theory" (Ph 226); "Radiation theory and nuclear theory"

Box 194, Folder 3

"Mechanics," course notes and problems

Box 194, Folder 4

"Modern aspects of quantum theory;" "Electron theory of metals"

Box 194, Folder 5

"Philosophy" (Pl 100) 1933-1934

Box 194, Folder 6

"Photomagnetism" 1936

Box 194, Folder 7

"Physics review" (Ph 2)

Box 194, Folder 8

"Quantum statistical mechanics"

Box 194, Folder 9

"Relativity"

Box 194, Folder 10

"Statistical mechanics" (Ch 154); "Optics" (Ph 105)

Box 194, Folder 11

"Thermodynamics" (Ph 211)

 

Awards and honors

Box 195, Folder 1

Medal for Merit, USA 1948

 

Newspaper clipping, Pasadena Star-News Oct. 3, 1948

Box 195, Folder 2

The Ohio State University Lamme Medal 1952

 

Correspondence May-June 1952

Box 195, Folder 3

Election to the National Academy of Sciences 1956

 

Correspondence and documents Apr.-July 1956

Box 195, Folder 4

California Scientist of the Year 1958

 

Correspondence and newspaper clippings May-June 1958 See also: Series XI, photos

Box 195, Folder 5

Barnard Medal, Columbia University 1965

 

Correspondence June 1965

 

Apollo Achievement Award, NASA 1969 See: Series XII, certificate

Box 195, Folder 6

Tom W. Bonner Prize, American Physical Society 1970

Box 195, Folder 7

Vetlesen Award, Columbia University 1973

 

Correspondence, documents and newspaper clippings Mar.-Nov. 1973

Box 195, Folder 8

National Medal of Science, USA 1974

 

Correspondence and documents May-Nov. 1975 See also: Series XI, photos

Box 195, Folder 9

Honorary Doctor of Science, University of Chicago 1976

 

Correspondence and documents Apr.-June 1976

Box 195, Folder 10

Eddington Medal, the Royal Astronomical Society, London 1978

 

Correspondence and documents Jan.-Apr. 1979

Box 195, Folder 11

Bruce Gold Medal, Astronomical Society of the Pacific 1979

 

Correspondence Nov. 1978-Dec. 1979

Box 195, Folder 12

Doctorat Honoris Causa de l'Université de Liège 1981

 

Correspondence Dec. 1980-Feb. 1982 See also: Series XII, certificate and photos

Box 195, Folder 13

Doctorat Honoris Causa, Observatoire de Paris 1981 (awarded June 29, 1982)

 

Correspondence and documents June 1982-May 1983 See also: Series XI, photos; Series XII, certificate

Box 195, Folder 14

Honorary Doctor of Science, Denison University 1982

 

Correspondence and newspaper clippings Oct. 1981-June 1982 See also: Series VI, Denison University talk Apr. 1982; Series XI, photos

 

Nobel Prize 1983

Box 196, Folder 1

Nobel Foundation

 

Correspondence and documents Oct. 1983-Feb. 1984

Box 196, Folder 2

Royal Swedish Academy of Science

 

Correspondence and documents Oct. 1983-Apr. 1984

Box 196, Folder 3

Nobel trip correspondence October 1983-1984

Box 196, Folder 4

Presentation speeches of the 1983 Nobel Prize in the Sciences Dec. 10, 1983

Box 196, Folder 5

Nobel ceremony memorabilia Dec. 10, 1983

Box 196, Folder 6

Nobel banquet response, City Hall, Stockholm Dec. 10, 1983

 

Nobel lecture, "Experimental and theoretical nuclear astrophysics," delivered Dec. 8, 1983

Box 196, Folder 7

Lecture outline

Box 196, Folder 8

Lecture drafts

Box 196, Folder 9

Lecture slides description and related correspondence Nov. 1983

Box 196, Folder 10

Notes for Nobel lecture re: history of Kellogg Laboratory Nov. 1983

 

Lecture poster See: Series XII, Nobel poster

Box 196, Folder 11

Nobel lecture: short version for seminars and colloquia May 1984

 

Nobel lecture manuscript, "Experimental and theoretical nuclear astrophysics; the quest for the elements," [published in: Les Prix Nobel May 1984]

Box 196, Folder 12

Original version Oct. 1983

 

Corrected versions

Box 196, Folder 13

Nov. 1983

Box 196, Folder 14

Dec. 1983

Box 196, Folder 15

Jan. 1984

Box 197, Folder 1

Figures and tables Jan. 1984

Box 197, Folder 2

References Jan. 1984

Box 197, Folder 3

Biography section versions Nov. 1983-May 1984

Box 197, Folder 4

Final version

Box 197, Folder 5

Proofs and galley Feb.-Mar. 1984

Box 197, Folder 6

Published version in: Les Prix Nobel May 1984

Box 197, Folder 7

Nobel lecture publication in German in: Angewandte Chemie 1984

Box 197, Folder 8

Correspondence re: publication of Nobel lecture Oct. 1983-Mar. 1985

Box 197, Folder 9

The Associates of Caltech dinner Feb. 13, 1984

Box 197, Folder 10

Mount Wilson Observatory Association banquet Mar. 22, 1984

Box 197, Folder 11

Museum of Science and Industry, Nobel Awards dinner Apr. 2, 1984

Box 197, Folder 12

Gathering of Nobel Prize winners 1984; 1992

Box 197, Folder 13

Nobel lecture talks list 1983-1989

 

Newspaper clippings

Box 197, Folder 14

Oct.-Dec. 1983

Box 197, Folder 15

Jan. 1984-June 1986

 

Congratulatory letters

Box 197, Folder 16

A-B

Box 198, Folder 1

C-F

Box 198, Folder 2

G-H

Box 198, Folder 3

I-L

Box 198, Folder 4

M-Q

Box 198, Folder 5

R-S

Box 198, Folder 6

T-Z

Box 198, Folder 7

Unidentified and miscellaneous

 

"Whoopee Willy" photograph album Nov. 1983 See: Series XII, photos

 

Commendation and proclamation certificates re: 1983 Nobel Prize 1984 See: Series XII, certificates

 

Awards and honors, 1984-1991

Box 199, Folder 1

ARCS (Achievement Rewards for College Scientists) "Man of Science Award" 1984

 

Correspondence and documents Jan.-Feb. 1984 See also: Series XI, photos

 

Honorary Doctor of Science, Arizona State University 1985 See: Series XII, certificate

Box 199, Folder 2

Sullivant Medal, Ohio State University 1985

 

Correspondence and newspaper clippings Nov. 1984- Sept. 1985 See also: Series VI, Ohio State University talk May 1985

Box 199, Folder 3

First recipient of the William A. Fowler Award, American Physical Society 1986

Box 199, Folder 4

Doctor of Humane Letters Honoris Causa, Georgetown University 1986

Box 199, Folder 5

Honorary Doctor of Science, University of Massachusetts 1987 See also: Series XI, photos

Box 199, Folder 6

Légion d'Honneur, France 1989

 

Correspondence and newspaper clippings June 1989- Apr. 1990

Box 199, Folder 7

Georgetown University Bicentennial Medal 1989

 

Correspondence Feb.-Mar. 1989

Box 199, Folder 8

Lima City Schools Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame 1990

Box 199, Folder 9

Ohio Science and Technology Hall of Fame 1991

Box 199, Folder 10

Awards and honors, miscellaneous

 

TV/Radio talks and interviews

Box 199, Folder 11

"Atoms and men" radio talk Mar. 12, 1947

Box 199, Folder 12

[Hydrogen bomb] radio talk Apr. 1950

Box 199, Folder 13

"The next hundred years" [In the Beginning was Hydrogen] TV broadcast Nov. 29, 1958

 

Transcript and correspondence Aug. 1958-Jan. 1960

Box 199, Folder 14

"The immense design" TV broadcast Mar. 26, 1960

 

Transcript and correspondence Jan.-May 1960 See also: Series VI, Caltech Women's Club talk May 4, 1960

Box 199, Folder 15

Outline for BBC TV program for Fred Hoyle, Alexandra Palace, London July 1, 1967

Box 199, Folder 16

"Script for BBC talk" Nov. 28, 1968 [tentatively scheduled to air on Apr. 13, 1968]

Box 199, Folder 17

Transcript of Swedish Radio interview by Katarina Ahnlund May 6, 1974

Box 199, Folder 18

"Frontiers of astronomy-1975," transcript of BBC radio talk July 30, 1975

Box 199, Folder 19

Radio interview by Robert H. Van Horn May 1980

Box 199, Folder 20

Swedish Radio interviews by Katarina Ahnlund Sept. 23-25, 1985

 

Correspondence June-Sept. 1985

Box 199, Folder 21

"The origin of life," BBC Open University program 1983

 

Transcript and correspondence Feb. 1983-Feb. 1985

Box 199, Folder 22

German TV program July 16, 1985

 

Correspondence June-July 1985

Box 199, Folder 23

Notes for video: Pioneers of Science and Technology Historical Association Nov. 27, 1985

Box 199, Folder 24

"Caltech AirTalk" radio interview with Larry Mantle May 24, 1989

 

Oral histories

Box 199, Folder 25

Interview by A. B. Christman re: Caltech Rocket Program Jan. 1969

Box 199, Folder 26

Interviews by Charles Weiner, American Institute of Physics June 8-9, 1972 and Feb. 6, 1973

 

Transcript and correspondence Feb. 1967-Nov. 1981

Box 199, Folder 27

L. A. DuBridge and W. A. Fowler interview, National Science Foundation Oral History Project Oct. 20, 1981

 

Transcript and correspondence June 1981-Apr. 1986

Box 199, Folder 28

Interviews by John L. Greenberg, Caltech Oral History Project May-Sept. 1983

 

Correspondence Feb.-Oct 1983

Box 199, Folder 29

Interview by Carol Bugé, Caltech Oral History Project Oct. 1986

 

Correspondence Sept. 1986-May 1987

 

Biographical miscellaneous

Box 200, Folder 1

Alaska trip Sept. 23-24, 1969 See also: Series XI, photos

Box 200, Folder 2

Baseball bets and others 1967-1991

 

Biographical information

Box 200, Folder 3

Curriculum vitæ, several versions 1961-1993

Box 200, Folder 4

Current Biography, Vol. 35, no. 8 Sept. 1974

Box 200, Folder 5

"Who's Who" biographical references 1979; 1982; 1994

Box 200, Folder 6

Biographical statement edited by R. L. Weber 1984

Box 200, Folder 7

Birth certificate (copy)

 

Birthday celebrations

 

60th birthday symposium July 1971 See: Cambridge University

Box 200, Folder 8

70th birthday celebration Nov. 1981 See also: Fowler Festschrift; Series II, Kellogg Radiation Laboratory 50th Anniversary; Series XI, photos

Box 200, Folder 9

75th birthday card 1986

 

Caltech related material

Box 200, Folder 10

PhD transcript [copy] 1933-1936

Box 200, Folder 11

Assistant Professor appointment 1939

Box 200, Folder 12

Institute Professorship 1970

Box 200, Folder 13

Retirement party May 18, 1982

Box 200, Folder 14

Class of 1936 half-century celebration 1986

Box 200, Folder 15

Fowler's Symposium on, "Nuclear Astrophysics" Dec. 14-16, 1995

 

The Athenaeum Round Table Gang 1934-1937

Box 200, Folder 16

Round Table Gang students transcripts 1926-1936

Box 200, Folder 17

Richard C. Tolman's book autographed by the Round Table Gang 1936

Box 200, Folder 18

Correspondence re: the Round Table Gang 1979 See also: Series XI, photos

 

Cambridge University

Box 200, Folder 19

Sights and events brochures 1953-1971

Box 200, Folder 20

Fulbright Fellowship in Cambridge University 1954-1955

Box 200, Folder 21

Purchasing Hillman Minx Coupe (car) 1954-1955

Box 200, Folder 22

Visit to the House of Commons June 1954

Box 200, Folder 23

Notes on British educational programs Nov. 1957

Box 200, Folder 24

Work plan [book with F. Hoyle] 1961

Box 200, Folder 25

Announcements and programs of talks given while in Europe 1961-1964

Box 200, Folder 26

60th birthday symposium July 19-21, 1971

Box 200, Folder 27

Items left in Cambridge 1969; 1971-1972

Box 201, Folder 1

Crank letters 1955-1960

 

Drawings

Box 201, Folder 2

by Donald Menzel 1959

Box 201, Folder 3

of W. A. Fowler by R. P. Feynman 1967

Box 201, Folder 4

of W. A. Fowler by an unknown person 1986

Box 201, Folder 5

Family correspondence 1948-1994

Box 201, Folder 6

Financial records 1963-1979

Box 201, Folder 7

Fowler Festschrift in honor of his 70th birthday

 

Correspondence Nov. 1978-Sept. 1980

Box 201, Folder 8

Fowler-McLeod genealogy prepared Nov. 1989

 

Fraternities

Box 201, Folder 9

Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) 1931-1986 See also: Series VI, Teke Alumnus of 1985

Box 201, Folder 10

Sigma Xi 1970 See also: Series VI, Phi Beta Kappa; Visiting Scholar Program 1980-1981

Box 201, Folder 11

Humor

Box 201, Folder 12

Job opportunities 1938

Box 201, Folder 13

Lima, Ohio local history

Box 201, Folder 14

Mars Declaration 1987

Box 201, Folder 15

Newspaper clippings 1955-1995 See also: Awards and honors

Box 201, Folder 16

Nuclear wallet cards 1979; 1985

Box 201, Folder 17

"Oppenheimer case" correspondence and newspaper clippings 1981-1985

Box 201, Folder 18

Physical exams notes 1976; 1987-1988

Box 201, Folder 19

Poems

Box 201, Folder 20

Prostate operation, notes on recovery 1974

Box 201, Folder 21

Puzzle, "the four 4's problem" 1976

Box 201, Folder 22

Quotes of significance

Box 201, Folder 23

Railroad train memorabilia

Box 201, Folder 24

Schedules 1957-1978

Box 201, Folder 25

Science Advisory Bill signing at the White House May 11, 1976

Box 201, Folder 26

Travel summary 1930-1975

Box 201, Folder 27

"Willy" Fremdling" [meteorite] 1985

 

Series XI:  Photos, Slides and Films

 

Part A: Photos

 

Caltech

 

W. K. Kellogg Radiation Laboratory

Box 202, Folder 1

Early Kellogg ca 1933

Box 202, Folder 2

Electrostatic generator photos 1947

Box 202, Folders 3-4

Cloud chamber photos and diagrams, mostly unidentified and undated See also: APS meeting, Jan. 1982 Kellogg anniversary article in Engineering & Science 1982; Slides

Physical Description: [2 folders]
Box 202, Folder 5

Athenaeum Round Table 1934-1937 See also: Series X, Caltech material; Series XII, Group photos

Box 202, Folder 6

Buildings 1937

Box 202, Folder 7

People 1939

Box 202, Folder 8

Beckman Auditorium n.d.

Box 202, Folder 9

American Physical Society meeting, San Diego June 1938

 

World War II, Rocket Project See: Series XII, Photos

Box 202, Folder 10

U.S. Naval Ordnance Test Station, Inyokern June 1945

Box 202, Folder 11

California Scientist of the Year Award 1958

Box 202, Folder 12

Niels Bohr visit to Caltech 1959

Box 202, Folder 13

U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs Sept. 1959

Box 202, Folder 14

Tandem Van de Graaff dedication Dec. 1, 1960

Box 202, Folder 15

Christmas party, Caltech 1961

Box 202, Folder 16

AAS meeting, Russell Lecture, University of Alaska July 1963

Box 202, Folder 17

Conference at Caltech, Throop Hall 1964

Box 202, Folder 18

Conference on Magnetic Stars, NASA Nov. 1965

Box 202, Folder 19

Holiday Science Lectures, North Phoenix High School Dec. 1966

Box 202, Folder 20

Colloquium in Bombay, India Nov. 1968

Box 202, Folder 21

National Science Board, National Science Foundation 1968-1971

Box 202, Folder 22

W. A. Fowler with friends, Italy May 1969

Box 202, Folder 23

Alaska trip Sept. 1969

Box 202, Folder 24

Lauritsen Library dedication Nov. 1974

Box 202, Folder 25

National Medal of Science 1974

Box 202, Folder 26

Symposium in honor Fred Hoyle's 60th birthday, Venice July 1975

Box 202, Folder 27

14th International Cosmic Rays Conference, Munich Aug. 1975

Box 202, Folder 28

American Physical Society meeting, Washington, D.C. Apr. 1976

Box 202, Folder 29

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory, Berkeley Jan. 1977

Box 202, Folder 30

American Physical Society presidential address Feb. 1977

Box 202, Folder 31

American Institute of Physics meeting Feb 1977

Box 202, Folder 32

W. A. Fowler with Gordon Locher July 1977

Box 202, Folder 33

W. A. Fowler photos (formal pose) 1978; 1985; 1991

Box 202, Folder 34

Donald Clayton, Workshop on Astrophysics, Santa Cruz July 1979

Box 202, Folder 35

Einstein Observatory, nebula photos Dec. 1979

Box 203, Folder 1

Workshop in Astronomy and Physics, Santa Cruz July 1980

Box 203, Folder 2

University of Hawaii at Manoa, February 1981

Box 203, Folder 3

Tandem accelerator dedication Nov. 6, 1981

Box 203, Folder 4

70th birthday celebration Nov. 1981

Box 203, Folder 5

Doctorat Honoris Causa, Paris Observatory 1981 (Awarded June 1982)

Box 203, Folder 6

American Physical Society meeting Jan. 1982

Box 203, Folder 7

W. K. Kellogg Radiation Laboratory 50th Anniversary, article in Engineering & Science Mar. 1982

Box 203, Folder 8

Honorary Doctor of Science, Denison University Apr. 1982

Box 203, Folder 9

Yerkes Observatory [negatives] Oct. 1983

Box 203, Folder 10

ARCS "Man of Science" Award Feb. 1984

Box 203, Folder 11

Nobel Recognition Day, California State Senate Feb. 1984

Box 203, Folder 12

National Science Foundation Science Week May 1984

Box 203, Folder 13

Arizona State University commencement 1985

Box 203, Folder 14

Retirement talk for Joseph A. Burton, American Physical Society meeting, San Diego Nov. 1985

Box 203, Folder 15

Honorary Doctor of Science, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Mar. 1987

Box 203, Folder 16

Dinner at Jean Audouze house, Paris Sept. 1987

Box 203, Folder 17

W. A. Fowler with friends, Railroad Museum, Boone, Iowa May 1988

Box 203, Folder 18

80th birthday celebration 1991

Box 203, Folder 19

Mt. Stromlo and Siding Springs Observatories, Australia n.d.

Box 203, Folder 20

Hans Staub n.d

Box 203, Folder 21

Lecture slide photos n.d.

Box 203, Folder 22

Miscellaneous photos

 

Part B: Slides

Box 203, Folder 23

W. A. Fowler and others 1933-1981

Box 203, Folder 24

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley 1940

Box 203, Folder 25

Kellogg Radiation Laboratory 1950-1959

Box 203, Folder 26

Tandem Van de Graaff 1960; 1965; 1981

Box 203, Folder 27

Nobel Prize ceremony 1983

Box 204, Folders 1-3

Atomic Bomb

Physical Description: [3 folders]
Box 204, Folders 4-6

Rockets

Physical Description: [3 folders]
Box 204, Folder 7

Kellogg Radiation Laboratory

Box 204, Folder 8

Tandem van de Graaff

Box 204, Folder 9

Song texts

Box 204, Folder 10

Miscellaneous glass slides

Box 205 (Oversize)

VISTA Project slides

Boxes 206-207 (Oversize)

Lecture slides [in original case]

 

Part C: Films

 

[oversize]

Box 208, Folders 1-3

Cloud chamber 1938-1958

Physical Description: [rolls of 35mm films, 3 folders]
Box 208, Folder 4

Tandem Van de Graaff [1 roll of 16mm]

 

World War II [16mm films]

Box 209, Folder 1

"Forward firing rockets and pilot training"

Box 209, Folder 2

"Artillery and aircraft rockets"

Box 209, Folder 3

"Scenes removed from 'Artillery and aircraft rockets'"

Box 209, Folder 4

"Retro torpedo tests," San Diego 1943

Box 209, Folder 5

Construction of Sloan Laboratory, 1959; installing Van de Graaff tank, Aug. 1960

 

Series XII:  Oversize

 

Rocket Project photos

 

Group photos

 

W. A. Fowler and colleagues 1935

 

Round Table Gang 1935-1936

 

Pontificia Academia Scientiarum [1957]

 

Instituts Internationaux de Physique et de Chimie, Brussels Sept. 1964

 

Institute of Theoretical Astronomy

 

Staff, summer 1967

 

Cosmic Ray Conference, July 1969

 

Summer 1970

 

Conference on Massive Objects, summer 1971 [2 copies]

 

Solar Neutrino Conference, University of California, Irvine Feb. 1972

 

Institute of Theoretical Astronomy, summer 1972

 

Institute of Astronomy, NATO ASI on Supernovae 1981

 

Photo album: "Whoopee Willy, Nobel Prize 1983," 1983

 

Photos, lecture at Santa Monica College Mar. 29, 1984

 

Group photo, Institute of Astronomy, NATO ASI on Dark Matter 1989

 

Photo of an unidentified woman n.d.

 

Photos of W. A. Fowler teaching in classroom n.d.

 

Book: "Rocket testing," OSRD Report 2553, CIT Report JHC 7 June 15, 1945

 

Certificates

 

National Academy of Sciences [election to member] 1956

 

American Philosophical Society [election to member] Apr. 1962

 

Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Advisory Committee of the Air Force [serving as a member] 1962-1963

 

Naval Research Advisory Committee [serving as a member] 1962-1970

 

University of Washington, Walker-Ames Professor 1963

 

American Academy of Arts and Sciences [election to member] 1965

 

New York Academy of Sciences [election to member] 1967

 

National Aeronautics and Space administration (NASA), Apollo Achievement Award 1969

 

Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts [election to fellow] 1970

 

National Science Board, National Science Foundation [election to member] May 1974

 

University of Liège, Doctorat Honoris Causa May 1981

 

Observatoire de Paris, Doctorat Honoris Causa 1981 [awarded June 1982] [certificate location is oversize DO-4]

 

University of Uppsala, Sweden 1983

 

Poster, Nobel Lecture at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Dec. 8, 1983

 

Certificates

 

Commendation from the City of Pasadena, California Jan. 1984

 

Resolution from the California Legislature Feb. 1984 [2 copies]

 

Resolution from the Wisconsin State Assembly Feb. 1984

 

Resolution from Ohio State Senate Mar. 1984

 

Proclamation from the City of Lima, Ohio Apr. 1984

 

Poster, Herman Feshbach Lectures in Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Dec. 1984

 

Certificate, Arizona State University, Honorary Doctor of Science May 1985

 

Appreciation card with photo (copy), President of the USA and his wife 1994

 

Certificates, the Planetary Society

 

Election to member n.d.

 

Appreciation certificate n.d.

 

Plaque, North Carolina State University, L. H. Thomas Lecturer Oct. 1987

 

Fellow Rosette, American Association for the Advancement of Science 1989

 

Key to the City of Sacramento n.d.

 

Medals

 

Bronze medal, National Academy of Sciences Centennial 1963

 

Bronze medal, Daniel Chalonge 1895-1977

 

Silver medal, Astronomical Society of the Pacific 1979

 

Bronze medals, Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1865-1965

 

Bronze medal, Nicholas Copernicus 1973

In Double Oversize Storage (Vertical Files) DO-2

3-photo montage, Naval Ordnance Test Station, China Lake 1946

In Double Oversize Storage (Vertical Files) DO-4

Certificate with seal, Docteur honoris causa de l'Observatoire de Paris 1982

In Double Oversize Storage (Vertical Files) DO-9

Print [engraving?], titled "Fondation de l'Observatoire," after Painting by Charles LeBrun [n.d., 18th c.?]

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