EMORY UNIVERSITY. DEPT. OF CHEMISTRY.
Department of Chemistry records, 1951-1999

Emory University

Emory University Archives

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/bsqs8

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emory University. Dept. of Chemistry.
Title: Department of Chemistry records, 1951-1999
Call Number:Series No. 78
Extent: 1.5 linear ft. (2 boxes) and
Abstract:The collection includes a departmental history, clippings, newsletters, brochures, and other materials related to the Department of Chemistry at Emory University.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: unprocessed material closed in accordance with Emory University Policy.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

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Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Department of Chemistry records, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Nancy Hall Watkins, 2002.


Collection Description

Administrative History

Instruction in chemistry has been offered since the founding of Emory College in Oxford, Ga., in 1836. In 1903, the Department of Chemistry was formally established and persisted after the rechartering of Emory University and subsequent relocation to the Atlanta, Ga., campus.

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes a departmental history written by faculty member R. A. Day, clippings, newsletters, brochures, and other materials related to the Department of Chemistry at Emory University. It also contains the captured and preserved web site of the Department of Chemistry (http://www.chemistry.emory.edu/) available to browse via the Web Archiving Service of the California Digital Library.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order by file type.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Brochures, undated
1 2 Building committee, 1961
1 3 Building groundbreaking, 1972
1 4 Building proposal, [1961]
1 5 Clippings
1 6 Guy reading room, 1960
1 7 "History of the Chemistry Department at Emory University" by R. A. Day, 1999: Preface and chapters 1-4
1 8 "History of the Chemistry Department at Emory University" by R. A. Day, 1999: Chapters 5-7
1 9 "History of the Chemistry Department at Emory University" by R. A. Day, 1999: Condensed version
1 10 Memorandum to staff, 1966
1 11 Newsletters, 1951and 1965
1 12 Pi Alpha Chemical Fraternity, 1963 and 1966
1 13 Piedmont Chapter of the American Institute of Chemists, 1958-1964
2 Unprocessed additions [RESTRICTED]
Online Emory University Department of Chemistry web archive, 2012-
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