Computer Science Department. Chair. Correspondence of Gerald Estrin. 1963-1978.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1991 Feb 05; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 May; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie and Caroline Cubé, 2013 Jun.
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Title: Computer Science Department. Chair. Correspondence of Gerald Estrin.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 433
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 3.2 linear ft. (8 boxes)
Date: 1963-1978
Abstract: Record Series 433 contains the 1963-1978 correspondence of Gerald Estrin, Chair of UCLA's Computer Science Department.
Creator: Computer Science Department.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Computer Science Department. Chair. Correspondence of Gerald Estrin (University Archives Record Series 433). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Biographical note

Dr. Gerald Estrin joined the UCLA Faculty in 1956 and in 1979 received University-wide recognition when the Regents approved his appointment as an Above Scale Professor. He served as Chairperson of the UCLA Computer Science Department from 1979-1982 and from 1985-1988. In 1991, Dr. Estrin retired and was recalled as Professor Emeritus.

Scope and Content

Record Series 433 contains the 1963-1978 correspondence of Gerald Estrin, Chair of UCLA's Computer Science Department.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.

Box 1, Folder 1

Gerald Estrin correspondence and Office of Naval Research. 1963-1964; 1971 Feb-Aug.

Box 1, Folder 2

Gerald Estrin General correspondence. 1969 Jan-Dec.

Box 1, Folder 3

Gerald Estrin correspondence, IEEE Server Grade Nominations (1969-1970), D.P. Peace Corps (1971), META 5/META 7(1969-1974). IRIA(1969-1971), General Recommendations (1967-1970). 1967-1974.

Box 2, Folders 1-2

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1968 Jan-1969 Dec.

Box 3, Folders 1-3

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1970 Jan-1971 Dec.

Box 4, Folders 1-2

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1970 Sep-1972 Jun.

Box 5, Folder 1

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1972 Jan-Dec.

Box 5, Folder 2

Gerald Estrin correspondence with 3 papers in progress: "The Extensible Process", "Measurable Comp. Systems", "DCDS - A Computer Designers Apprentice". 1972 Jan-Dec.

Box 6, Folders 1-2

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1972 Jul-1973 Sep.

Box 7, Folders 1-2

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1974 Jan-1975 Jun; 1976 Jan-Jun.

Box 8, Folders 1-2

Gerald Estrin correspondence. 1977 Jan-1978 Dec.