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John A.S. Adams geology papers

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Identifier: MS 048
Abstract: This collection contains papers from Adams’ professional career as a renowned geologist and professor at Rice University. Included are papers regarding his careers in consulting, teaching, recycling and writing; also included is Adams’ correspondence, membership in organizations and attendance at meetings.
Dates: 1951 - 1989

Joseph Horace Pound papers

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Identifier: MS 362
Overview This collection contains the academic papers and published articles of Joseph Horace Pound, Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering at Rice University.
Dates: 1922 - 1941

Journal of geophysical research correspondence and article files

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Identifier: MS 343
Abstract: This material was the working papers of the Journal of geophysical research during the period when Prof. Alexander J. Dessler (Space Science Dept., Rice University) was associate editor and later co-editor (1964-1970). It includes correspondence and article files.
Dates: 1965 - 1969

Kathleen S. Matthews academic papers

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Identifier: UA 149
Abstract These records consist of the academic and Rice University-related work, correspondence, course materials, publications, and student work of Kathleen S. Matthews.
Dates: 1973 - 2020

Larry W. Bryant UFO research collection

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Identifier: MS 915
Scope and Contents The Larry W. Bryant UFO research collection contains personal papers such as correspondence, photographs, and articles written by Larry Bryant, as well as papers from his participation in UFO organizations like MUFON and CAUS, including board meeting minutes, budget notes, and quarterly reports. A large section of the collection is devoted to Bryant’s research into ufology using court cases against the government and Freedom of Information Act requests to obtain files kept from...
Dates: 1920 - 2010

President E. O. Lovett - Personal Papers

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Identifier: MS 060
Abstract: The personal papers of Edgar Odell Lovett, first President of Rice Institute, span almost his entire life. The collection has material about his education at UVA and in Europe, his career at Princeton, his hiring by the Board of Trustees of the Rice Institute, and extensive personal correspondence with friends and societies he was involved with throughout his life. The collection also includes reprints of articles and speeches written by Lovett throughout his life.
Dates: Bulk, 1908-1946 1871-1957; Majority of material found within 1908 - 1946

Reverend John Minter's research materials about the youth movement in Berkeley, California

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Identifier: MS 306
Abstract: This collection contains notes and printed material largely related to John Minter’s study of the youth movement in the Berkeley, California area, including the resulting publication by Minter titled "Youth Alive." A great deal of the printed ephemera reflects the young adult “counter culture” of the late 1960’s and early 1970’s. Also included is some additional material on Christian movements in the Houston area.
Dates: 1969 - 1973

Rice University Department of Philosophy papers

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Identifier: UA 423
Overview The materials in the Philosophical Department papers contain lectures and papers delving into many of the topics addressed by the department, both at conferences and in the classroom.
Dates: 1977 - 1982

Richard Smalley papers

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Identifier: MS 490
Abstract: The papers of Nobel Prize winning chemist and physicist Richard E. Smalley are comprised of the lectures, presentations and supporting materials leading to Smalley's discovery of fullerenes, which eventually lead to his Nobel Prize. Included are lectures and presentations, conferences attended, awards received, and articles written. Copies of Dr. Smalley's actual laboratory research notes and materials are included. The papers also include personal memorabilia. Smalley was affiliated with Rice...
Dates: 1943 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2005

Shirley Wetzel archeology notes on Nottingham

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Identifier: MS 849
Overview The Shirley Wetzel archeology notes on Nottingham include both primary sources from Shirley’s work on the 1890 Nottingham Lace Factory site, sources used in identifying archeological finds, press surrounding the discoveries she made, and materials from her presentation of the work in 2007, such as maps and powerpoint slides.
Dates: 1968 - 2007