Guide to the Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, Stanford University Chapter, Records

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0758
Creator: Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society. Stanford University Chapter
Title: Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, Stanford University Chapter, records
Dates: 1902-1986
Physical Description: 1 linear foot
Summary: Minutes and financial records, 1902-1968; member lists, 1902-1965; Frederick W. Crawford's history of the Stanford Chapter, 1976; program from the Stanford celebration of the Sigma Xi Centennial, 6 June 1986; and assorted Sigma Xi manuals and publications.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

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Cite As

Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, Stanford University Chapter, Records (SC0758). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Minutes and financial records, 1902-1968; member lists, 1902-1965; Frederick W. Crawford's history of the Stanford Chapter, 1976; program from the Stanford celebration of the Sigma Xi Centennial, 6 June 1986; and assorted Sigma Xi manuals and publications.

Access Terms

Field, Isolde
Osserman, Robert
Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society. Stanford University Chapter
Stanford University--Faculty.
Stanford University--History.
Stanford University. Dept. of Mathematics
Universities and colleges--Research.


Collection Contents

 

Records

Box 1

Meeting Minutes, 1902-1932, with loose items such as programs, by-laws, and one page of notes on alumni

Box 1

Budget and Financial information, 1930-1952

Box 1

Member Lists, Meeting Minutes, Budget and Financial, 1932-65 and 1967-68

Box 1

Charter Members List, 1902, and subsequent members through 1933

Box 1

Constitution and Signatures of New Members, 1934-46

Box 2

Members of the Stanford Chapter, The Society of the Sigma XI, 1948 -1966

Box 2

Sigma XI: A History of the Stanford Chapter 1901 – 1976, Frederick W. Crawford (2 copies)

Box 2

Sigma XI Centennial Celebration, The Scientific Research Society of North America, Stanford Chapter, program, 6 June 1986

Box 2

Manual of Procedure 1985, For Chapter and Club Officers of Sigma XI, The Scientific Research Society

Box 2

Sigma XI: Half Century Record and History 1886 – 1936