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SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF TECHNOLOGY (SHOT) RECORDS, 1956-2005, #400

        (101 cubic feet;  291 DB)

        by: Robert S. Harding, archivist, 1999

TABLE OF CONTENTS        

Acknowledgements

History 

Scope and Content

Related Collections

Provenance

Series Descriptions:  

I.  GENERAL RECORDS, 1956-1996

Series 1: Organizational Records, 1956-1984 (Boxes 1-2)
Series 2:
Records of Councils, Committees, and Other Groups, 1959-1989 (Boxes 3-11)
Series 3:
Correspondence, 1963-1988 (Boxes 12-16)
Series 4:
Financial Records (Budget), 1959-1993 (Boxes 17-33)
Series 5:
Meetings, 1958-1992 (Boxes 34-45)
Series 6:
Secretary's Membership Records, 1958-1984 (Box 46)
Series 7: 
Newsletter, 1958-1997 (Boxes 47-56)
Series 8:
  Publication of Monographs, 1961-1984 (Boxes 57-58)
Series 9:
  SHOT Professional Relations with other Organizations, 1964-1988 (Boxes 59-64)
Series 10:  Continuing Contributions, 1958-1998 (Boxes 65-118)

Subseries 10a: John B. Rae Papers, 1958-1988 
(Box 65)
Subseries 10b:  Bruce Seely Papers, 1984-1995 (Boxes 66-90)
Subseries 10c: Alex Roland Papers, 1986-1996 (Boxes 91-96)
Subseries 10d:  Russell I. Fries Papers, 1991-1993 (Boxes 97-99)
Subseries 10e:  James C. Williams Papers, 1993-1998 (Boxes 100-103)
Subseries 10f:  Susan Smulyan Contribution, 1986-1994 (Boxes 104-112)
Subseries 10g: Molly Berger Papers, 1976-2001 (Box 113)
Subseries 10h:
William Leslie Papers, 1989-2003 (Boxes 113-116)
Subseries 10i: Terry Reynolds Papers, 1993-2002 (Boxes 117-118)

II. TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE RECORDS, 1958-1995

Series 1:  Organization Records, 1958-1962 (Box 1)
Series 2: 
Correspondence, 1965-1988 [Restricted] (Boxes 2-23)
Series 3: 
Book Reviews, 1969-1995 (Boxes 24-27)
Series 4:
  Editorial Review of  Articles, 1960-1993 [Restricted]  
(Boxes 28-53)
Series 5:
  Indexs (Cumulative) and Tables of Contents, 1965-1987 
(Boxes 54-56)
Series 6: 
Technology and Culture Printing and Costs, 1959-1994 
(Boxes 57-65)
Series 7:
  Special Projects, 1962-1986 (Box 66)
Series 8:
  Editors' Correspondence (Robert Post), 1982-1995 
(Boxes 67-134)
Series 9:
   Published Files, 1982-1994 (Boxes 135-173)
Series 10, Office Business Files, 1983-2007

Container List:

I.  GENERAL RECORDS, 1956-1996

Series 1: Organizational Records, 1956-1984 (Boxes 1-2)

1a. Conceptualization & Creation of SHOT, 1956-1959
1b. Support Activities, 1958-1972
1c. Constitution & History of SHOT, 1958-1976

Series 2: Records of Councils, Committees, and Other Groups, 1959-1989 (Boxes 3-11)

2a. Executive Council, 1959-1963; 1968; 1975-1978; 1983-1987
2b. Advisory Council, 1960-1961
2c. Nominating Committee, 1961-1984
2d. Editorial Committee, 1980-1987
2e. Documents Committee, 1961-1970; 1979-1985
2f.  Program Committee, 1959; 1961; 1968; 1971; 1983-1984
2g. Other Committees, 1961-1987
2h. Officers of SHOT Committees, 1963; 1966; 1970-77; 
    1980; 1982
2i.  Special Interest Groups, 1961-1988
2j.  Awards Committee (Committee on Honors), 1961-1988
2k. Leonardo da Vinci Medal, 1966-1986
2l.  Dexter Prize, 1968-1987
2m. Robinson Prize (Joseph J. Corn, Chair), 1979-1989
2n.  Levinson Prize, 1984-1986
2o.  Miscellaneous Awards, 1984-1986

Series 3: Correspondence, 1963-1988 (Boxes 12-16)

3a. General, 1963-1988
3b. President's, 1977-1986
3c. Other, 1975-1985

Series 4: Financial Records (Budget), 1959-1993 (Boxes 17-33)

4a. General, 1959-1991
4b. Treasurer's Reports to the Internal Revenue Service,   
    1959-1991
4c. Treasurer's Correspondence, 1962-1991
4d. Meetings (Financial Records), 1973-1993

Series 5: Meetings, 1958-1992 (Boxes 34-45)

5a. Annual, 1958-1992
5b. Other, 1965-1982

Series 6: Secretary's Membership Records, 1958-1984 (Box 46)

Series 7: Newsletter, 1958-1997 (Boxes 47-56)

Series 8: Publication of Monographs, 1961-1984 (Boxes 57-58)

Series 9: SHOT Professional Relations with other Organizations, 1964-1988 (Boxes 59-64)

9a. AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science), 1966-1985
9b. ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies), 1973-1985
9c. Other Professional Affiliations, 1968-1986

Series 10: Continuing Contributions, 1958-2009 (Boxes 65-118)

Subseries 10a:  John B. Rae Papers, 1958-1988 (Box 65)
Subseries 10b:  Bruce Seely Papers, 1984-1995 (Boxes 66-90)
Subseries 10c:  Alex Roland Papers, 1986-1996 (Boxes 91-96)
Subseries 10d:  Russell I. Fries Papers, 1991-1993 (Boxes 97-99)
Subseries 10e:  James C. Williams Papers, 1993-1998 (Boxes 100-103)
Subseries 10f:  Susan Smulyan Contribution, 1986-1994 (Boxes 104-112)
Subseries 10g: Molly Berger Papers, 1976-2001 (Box 113)
Subseries 10h: William Leslie Papers, 1989-2003 (Boxes 113-116)
Subseries 10i: Terry Reynolds Papers, 1993-2002 (Boxes 117-118)
Subseries 10k, Joyce Bedi Papers, 1984-2009

 

II. TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE RECORDS, 1958-1995

Series 1:  Organization Records, 1958-1962 (Box 1) 
Series 2:  Correspondence, 1965-1988
[Restricted] (Boxes 2-23) 
Series 3:  Book Reviews, 1969-1995
(Boxes 24-27) 
Series 4:  Editorial Review of  Articles, 1960-1993
[Restricted]  
(Boxes 28-53) 
Series 5:  Indexes (CUMULATIVE) and Tables of Contents, 1965-1987
(Boxes 54-56) 
Series 6: Technology and Culture Printing and Costs, 1959-1994  
(Boxes 57-65)  
Series 7:  Special Projects, 1962-1986
(Box 66) 
Series 8:  Editors' Correspondence (Robert Post), 1982-1995  
(Boxes 67-134) 
Series 9:  Published Files, 1982-1994
(Boxes 135-173)
Series 10: Office Business Files, 1983-2007

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