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Guide to the Atomic Scientists Miscellaneous Records 1945-1964

Finding aid prepared by BB, 1991;EAI, 2000, HR, 2004 SV, 2009

© 2009 University of Chicago Library

Descriptive Summary

Title:

Atomic Scientists. Miscellaneous Records

Dates:

1945-1964

Size:

0.5 linear feet (1 box)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Correspondence, mimeographs, newsletters, minutes, and publications of national and local Atomic Scientists' organizations. Included are: Atomic Scientists of Chicago, Federation of American Scientists, Society for Social Responsibility in Science, Council for a Livable World, and the Committee for Nuclear Information. This material came from different sources and was gathered together in this collection.

Information on Use

Access

The collection is open for research.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Atomic Scientists. Miscellaneous Records, [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Historical Note

The Atomic Scientists were a combination of scientific groups which included the Atomic Scientists of Chicago, Federation of American Scientists, Society for Social Responsibility in Science, Council for a Livable World, and the Committee for Nuclear Information.

Scope Note

This collection contains miscellaneous correspondence, mimeographs, newsletters, minutes, and publications of various national and local Atomic Scientists' organizations. Included are: Atomic Scientists of Chicago, Federation of American Scientists, Society for Social Responsibility in Science, Council for a Livable World, and the Committee for Nuclear Information. This material came from different sources and was gathered together in this collection.

Related Resources

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http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/spcl/select.html

Subject Headings

Atomic Scientists of Chicago

Federation of American Scientists

Scientists for Social Responsibility in Science

Greater St. Louis Citizens’ Committee for Nuclear Information

Council for a Livable World

INVENTORY

Box 1

Folder 1

Atomic Scientists of Chicago

Box 1

Folder 2

Committee for Nuclear Information

Box 1

Folder 3

Committee for Nuclear Information

Box 1

Folder 4

Committee for Nuclear Information

Box 1

Folder 5

Council for a Livable World

Box 1

Folder 6

Federation of American Scientists

Box 1

Folder 7

Federation of American Scientists

Box 1

Folder 8

Federation of American Scientists

Box 1

Folder 9

Society for Social Responsibility in Science

Box 1

Folder 10

Society for Social Responsibility in Science

Box 1

Folder 11

Society for Social Responsibility in Science

Box 1

Folder 12

Miscellaneous documents