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Key to Arrangement

 

Correspondence

Boxes 1-30

Letters written to Birge

Scope and Content Note

Include letters from colleagues, family, friends, university administrators and organizations relating to his teaching career, to his research concerning band spectra and physical constants and to his chairmanship of the Physics Department. Arranged alphabetically. A partial list of correspondents follows the Key to Arrangement. Unlisted letters are arranged alphabetically in miscellanies preceding each letter of the alphabet.
Boxes 31-41

Letters written by Birge, 1912-1966

Scope and Content Note

Primarily carbon copies with occasional drafts. No letters for the years 1913-15. Arranged chronologically with undated letters at the end.
 

Box 31 - 1912-1925

 

Box 32 - 1926-1929

 

Box 33 - 1930-September 1933

 

Box 34 - October 1933-May 1936

 

Box 35 - June 1936-1938

 

Box 36 - 1939-1941

 

Box 37 - 1942-August 1945

 

Box 38 - September 1945-March 1949

 

Box 39 - April 1949-1953

 

Box 40 - 1954-1957

 

Box 41 - 1958-1966 & n.d.

Box 42

3 legal-size folders removed from Boxes 13 and 15 - Hansel and Jevans materials.

 

Material relating to the University of California

Scope and Content Note

This series includes notices, minutes, reports, news clippings, etc., relating to various committees, offices and departments, and to the University in general. Included also are form letters from Robert G. Sproul, Clark Kerr, Monroe E. Deutsch, various administrative officers and faculty members. Arranged as follows:
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Academic Salary Scales

 

Academic Salary Scales; Other Universities

 

Academic Senate, Northern Section

 

Academic Senate, Northern Section; Committee on Memorial Resolutions

 

Academic Senate, Northern Section; Meetings

 

Academic Senate, Northern Section; Representative Assembly; Agenda Committee

 

Academic Senate, Northern Section; Representative Assembly; Elections

 

Academic Senate, Northern Section; Representative Assembly; meetings 1952-1957 (2 folders)

 

Academic Senate, Southern Section

 

Anti-Communism (News clippings)

 

Appointment Committee

 

Association of American Universities Meeting, November 1938

 

Budget

 

Butler Report, Committee on, November 1937

 

Calendar Committee; Calendars 1945-1960 (11 folders)

 

Calendar Committee; Calendars of Other Universities (compiled Feb. 1954)

 

Calendar Committee; Memoranda by Birge

 

Calendar Committee; Miscellaneous

 

Calendar Committee; Quarter System

 

Chancellor's Advisory Administrative Council

 

College of Engineering; Committee on Curriculum

 

College of Engineering; Executive Committee

 

College of Letters and Science

 

College of Letters and Science; Committee for Recommendations for Dean, 1943

 

College of Letters and Science; Foreign Language Requirement

 

College of Letters and Science; Natural Science Committee

 

College of Letters and Science; Proposed Revision of Curriculum

 

College of Letters and Science; Reorganization 1954-August 1957

 

College of Letters and Science; Reorganization September 1957-1960

 

Commencement

 

Conference on Post-War Problems of the University, November 3-5, 1944

 

Custodian's Strike, 1950

 

Dean of College of Engineering and Mining, Committee for Recommendations

 

Dept. of Mathematics

 

Dept. of Mathematics; Statistical Laboratory

 

Distinguished Teaching Awards

 

Distribution of New Undergraduates

 

Editorial Committee

 

Educational Policy, Committee on (Northern Section)

 

Educational Policy, Committee on (Southern Section)

 

Examinations, Conduct of

 

Faculty Bulletin Index

 

Faculty Club

 

Faculty Research Lecture

 

The General Library 1930-1962 (2 folders)

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The General Library; Physics Branch Library

 

Graduate Council; Administrative Committee

 

Graduate Council; Funds for Fellowships Committee

 

Graduate Division

 

Graduate Fellowships, Committee on

 

Graduate Students Association

 

Gugenheim Foundation Fellowships

 

Honorary Degrees, Committee on

 

Hospitalization (Group Insurance)

 

Institute for Basic Research in Science

 

Laboratory Safety Committee

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; Calendar

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; Interim Report

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; Library

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; Photographs

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; Publicity

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory; Tour Booklet

 

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory, Livermore

 

Lick Observatory Committee; Selection of Director for 1935

 

Lick Observatory Committee; Selection of Director for 1942, Notes

 

Lick Observatory Committee; Selection of Director for 1942, Report

 

Lick Observatory Committee; Report on Location of Headquarters

 

Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory

 

Loyalty Oath; Academic Senate, Northern Section, Meetings March 1949-January 1954 (2 folders)

 

Loyalty Oath; Academic Senate, Northern Section, Statements

 

Loyalty Oath; Academic Senate, Southern Section

 

Loyalty Oath; Court Decisions

 

Loyalty Oath; Faculty Committee on Financial Assistance

 

Loyalty Oath; Magazine Articles

 

Loyalty Oath; Miscellaneous Meetings

 

Loyalty Oath; Miscellaneous Notes, etc.

 

Loyalty Oath; Miscellaneous Publications and Leaflets

 

Loyalty Oath; Newsclippings 1949-1956 (6 folders)

 

Loyalty Oath; Non-Senate Academic Employees

 

Loyalty Oath; Oaths

 

Loyalty Oath; Outside Contacts

 

Loyalty Oath; Regents' Meetings

 

Loyalty Oath; Speeches and Statements

 

Loyalty Oath; University of Washington

 

Loyalty Oath; Winkler Case

 

Maps of the Campus (in Oversize)

 

Master Plan

 

May T. Morrison Festival of Music, April 15-May 23, 1958

 

Medical School

 

National Academy of Sciences, Analysis of membership

 

Newsclippings

 

Office of Public Information

 

Office of Relations with Schools

 

Orders of the President

 

Patent Policy Committee

 

President Sproul 25th Anniversary Symposium Committee

 

Presidential Inauguration, September 1958

 

President's Administrative Advisory Council

 

Prizes for Student Achievement

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Promotion Committee

 

Provost, Committee on Selection of, 1950

 

Public Lectures, Committee on

 

Public Relations, Committee on

 

Radiation Safety

 

Schedules of the Engineering Colleges and Depts. of Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics, Special Committee on

 

Sororities and Fraternities

 

Student Activities

 

Student Affairs Committee

 

Student Personnel Services

 

Students to Combat McCarthyism

 

Teacher Education, Committee on

 

Tenure

 

Undergraduate Scholarships, Committee on

 

University Assistants and Readers

 

University Extension

 

University Regulations

 

Veterans

 

Vocational Information Committee

 

World Student Service Fund

 

Material relating to his History of the Physics Department

Scope and Content Note

This series contains the notes and drafts of the manuscript of Birge's six volume history. Arranged as follows:
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Manuscript for Volume I (2 folders)

 

Manuscript for Volume II (2 folders)

 

Manuscript for Volume III (2 folders)

 

Manuscript for Volume IV (3 folders)

 

Manuscript for Volume V (5 folders)

 

Manuscript for Volume VI

 

Notes for Volume I

 

Notes for Volume I, additions

 

Notes for Volumes II and III

 

Notes for Volume IV

 

Notes for Volume V

 

Notes for Volume V, cont.

 

Notes for Volume VI

 

Material relating to Physics Courses

Scope and Content Note

Notes, lecture notes, course descriptions, exams and enrollment information for courses given by Birge, with a few for those given by other members of the department also. Arranged as follows:
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Physics 1A

 

Physics 1B, 1C, 1D

 

Physics 1D 1925; Enrollment Lists

 

Physics 1D 1925; Lecture Notes (three folders)

 

Physics 1D 1925; Problem Sets and Exams

 

Physics 1D 1926; Enrollment Lists

 

Physics 1D 1926; Lecture Notes

 

Physics 1D 1926; Problem Sets and Exams

 

Physics 2A, 2B

 

Physics 3A, 3B

 

Physics 4A, 4B, 4C

 

Physics 10

 

Physics 104B, Vector Analysis (William H. Williams)

 

Physics 107 (Robert B. Brode)

 

Physics 108B, Physical Optics (Harvey E. White)

 

Physics 110C Laboratory 1953

 

Physics 110D Laboratory 1954

 

Physics 111A, Discharge in Gases, 1918-20 (Exum P. Lewis)

 

Physics 111A 1926-27 (Samuel K. Allison)

 

Physics 111A 1930-32 (Robert B. Brode)

 

Physics 112, Heat

 

Physics 115 (Joseph W. Weinberg)

 

Physics 121 1940

 

Physics 121, Introduction to Atomic Structure, 1944-45 (Harvey E. White)

 

Physics 121 1949 (Emilio Segrè)

 

Physics 121 1950 (Jack Peterson)

 

Physics 121 (Leonard B. Loeb)

 

Physics 124 (Luis W. Alvarez)

 

Physics 124 1948 (Robert L. Thornton)

 

Physics 124 and 224 (Emilio Segrè)

 

Physics 204A, 204B 1940-42

 

Physics 204A, 204B 1943-February 1946

 

Physics 204A, 204B March-August 1946

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1946-August 1947

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1947-June 1948

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1948-June 1949

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1949-June 1950

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1950-June 1951

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1950-June 1951; Problem Sets

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1951-June 1952

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1951-June 1952; Problem Sets

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1952-June 1953

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1953-June 1954

 

Physics 204A, 204B September 1953-June 1954; Problem Sets

 

Physics 204A Fall 1954

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Physics 204A, 204B; Complete Set of Mimeographed Material August 1955 (two folders)

 

Physics 205A

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 1A, A-E

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 1A, F-Z

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 1B

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 2A

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 2B

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 2C

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 3

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 4

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 5A (two folders)

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 5B

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 6A

 

Physics 208; Lecture Notes (208- 1927) Section 6B

 

Physics 208A (1923) and 208B (1924)

 

Physics 208A 1943-48

 

Physics 208B Spring 1950 (Francis A. Jenkins)

 

Physics 210A

 

Physics 211, Spectroscopy, Spring 1930 (Francis A. Jenkins)

 

Physics 211A, Spectroscopy, 1923 (Exum P. Lewis)

 

Physics 211B, Spectroscopy, 1919 (Exum P. Lewis)

 

Physics 211B, Spectroscopy, 1926 (Exum P. Lewis)

 

Physics 211B 1926

 

Physics 211C, Radiation and Atomic Structure, Fall 1919

 

Physics 213, Kinetic Theory (William H. Williams)

 

Physics 214 January-May 1932

 

Physics 214 January-May 1934

 

Physics 214 January-May 1936

 

Physics 214 January-May 1938

 

Physics 214 January-May 1940

 

Physics 214 January-May 1942

 

Physics 214 February-June 1943

 

Physics 214 July-October 1944

 

Physics 214 March-June 1945

 

Physics 214 October 1945-1947

 

Physics 214; Curves (in Oversize)

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Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 1A

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 1B

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 2A

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 2B

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 3

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 4A

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 4B

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Section 5

 

Physics 214; Notes (290- 1926) Rewritten pages

 

Physics 215A, Radiation and Atomic Structure, 1920

 

Physics 215B Spring 1921

 

Physics 215A Fall 1921 (two folders)

 

Physics 215B Spring 1922

 

Physics 215A Fall 1922

 

Physics 215B Spring 1923

 

Physics 215A Fall 1923

 

Physics 215B Spring 1924

 

Physics 215A Fall 1924

 

Physics 215B Spring 1925

 

Physics 215A Fall 1925

 

Physics 215B Spring 1926

 

Physics 215A Fall 1926

 

Physics 215B Spring 1927

 

Physics 215A Fall 1927

 

Physics 215B Spring 1928

 

Physics 215A Fall 1928

 

Physics 215B Spring 1929

 

Physics 215A Fall 1929

 

Physics 215B Spring 1930

 

Physics 215A Fall 1930

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Physics 215B Spring 1931

 

Physics 215A Fall 1931

 

Physics 215B Spring 1932

 

Physics S215 Summer 1932

 

Physics 215A Fall 1932

 

Physics 215B Spring 1933

 

Physics 215B Spring 1934

 

Physics 215A Fall 1934

 

Physics 215B 1936 (Francis A. Jenkins)

 

Physics 219B, Quantum Theory Seminar, January-May 1920 (Lewis, Birge and Williams)

 

Physics 220A, Quantum Theory, Fall 1921 (William H. Williams)

 

Physics 220B, Quantum Theory, Spring 1922 (William H. Williams)

 

Physics 221, Quantum Mechanics, Fall 1929 (J. Robert Oppenheimer)

 

Physics 221A Fall 1947 (Robert Serber)

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra Seminar, 1925

 

Physics 290, Reduction of Observations, Fall 1926

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, January-May 1928

 

Physics 290, X-rays, Spring 1929 (Samuel K. Allison)

 

Physics 290, Reduction of Observations, Spring 1930

 

Physics 290, Quantum Mechanics, Spring 1931 (Hendrik A. Kramers)

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; General Notes

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Symmetry Characteristics of Molecules

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Intensity in Bands

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Polyatomic Molecules

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Promotion of Electrons

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Moments of Inertia and Law of Force

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Isotopes in Band Spectra

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; Resonance Effects, Perturbations, Predissociation

 

Physics 290, Band Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1931; General Relations in Bands

 

Physics 290f, Techniques of Modern Experimental Physics, 1949-1950 (William B. Fretter)

 

Physics 851 1931

 

Material relating to Organizations and Societies

Scope and Content Note

Minutes and programs of meetings, reports, speeches, membership lists, nominations for membership and newsletters for the various professional organizations and societies to which Birge belonged. Notices and form letters from various people may be found in the following folders: Wallace Waterfall (in American Institute of Physics); Karl K. Darrow, Raymond T. Birge, Joseph Kaplan, Samuel A. Goudsmit (in American Physical Society); Luther P. Eisenhart (in American Philosophical Society); and Samuel K. Allison, Carl D. Anderson, Paul Brockett, David M. Dennison, Leonard I. Schiff, Fred E. Wright (in National Academy of Sciences). Arranged as follows:
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American Association for the Advancement of Science; Announcements of Meetings and Programs

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Directory and Report

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Meeting, December 26-31, 1954

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Meeting, December 26-31, 1957

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Meeting, December 26-31, 1958

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; News Release

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Section B (Physics)

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Section B, Vice President

 

American Association for the Advancement of Science; Speeches

 

American Association of Physics Teachers 1947-1965 (2 folders)

 

American Association of Physics Teachers; Apparatus Drawings Project

 

American Association of University Professors

 

American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California

 

American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California; American Civil Liberties Union - News

 

American Institute of Physics 1935-1958 (5 folders)

Ctn. 8

American Institute of Physics 1959-1968

 

American Institute of Physics; Annual Reports

 

American Institute of Physics; Executive Committee, Minutes of Meetings March 1956-January 1959 (3 folders)

 

American Institute of Physics; Governing Board, Minutes of Meetings

 

American Institute of Physics; Newsletters

 

American Philosophical Society 1943-1967 (4 folders)

 

American Philosophical Society; Membership Lists

 

American Physical Society; Announcement of Meetings

 

American Physical Society; Council 1927-1960 (5 folders)

 

American Physical Society; Financial Reports

 

American Physical Society; Local Secretary

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 2, 1916 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 26-30, 1916 (New York)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 1, 1917 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-29, 1917 (Pittsburgh)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-28, 1918 (Baltimore)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, March 1, 1919 (New York)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, April 25-26, 1919 (Washington, D. C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 19, 1919 (Pasadena)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, October 10-11, 1919 (Philadelphia)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, November 28-29, 1919 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 29, 1919-January 3, 1920 (Saint Louis)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, February 28, 1920 (New York)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 18, 1920 (Seattle)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, April 23-24, 1920 (Washington, D. C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, November 26-27, 1920 (Cleveland)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 28-30, 1920 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, February 26, 1921 (New York)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, April 22-23, 1921 (Washington, D. C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 28-30, 1921 (Toronto)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-29, 1923 (Cincinnati)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 21-22, 1929 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 15, 1933 (Salt Lake City)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, July 11, 1942 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 29, 1942 (Los Angeles)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, July 10, 1943 (Stanford)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27, 1943 (Pasadena)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, July 22, 1944 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 16, 1944 (Pasadena)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, July 14, 1945 (Stanford)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, January 12, 1946 (Los Angeles)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, July 12, 1946 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, February 3-5, 1949 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 29-30, 1949 (Stanford)

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American Physical Society; Meeting, December 28-30, 1950 (Los Angeles)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-29, 1951 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, 1952

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 28-30, 1953 (Stanford)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, February 26-27, 1954 (Austin)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, April 29-May 1, 1954 (Washington, D. C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 28-30, 1954 (Minneapolis)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, July 7-10, 1954 (Seattle)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, November 26-27, 1954 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-29, 1954 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, January 27-29, 1955 (New York)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, March 17-19, 1955 (Baltimore)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, April 28-30, 1955 (Washington, D. C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 22-24, 1955 (Toronto)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, August 29-31, 1955 (Mexico City)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, November 25-26, 1955 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 28-30, 1955 (Univ. of So. Calif.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, January 30-February 3, 1956 (New York)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, March 15-17, 1956 (Pittsburgh)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, April 26-28, 1956 (Washington, D. C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, June 21-23, 1956 (Eugene)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-29, 1956 (Monterey)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, September 5-7, 1957 (Boulder)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 19-21, 1957 (Stanford)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, March 27-29, 1958 (Chicago)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, August 26-28, 1958 (Vancouver, B.C.)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 29-31, 1958 (Los Angeles)

 

American Physical Society; Meeting, December 27-31, 1960 (Berkeley)

 

American Physical Society; Nominating Committee (1956)

 

American Physical Society; Presidential Address

 

American Physical Society; Proceedings 1926-27

 

American Physical Society; Proceedings 1928-29

 

American Physical Society; Reports of the Treasurer

 

American Physical Society; Physical Review, Editor's Reports

 

American Scientific Congress

 

American Society for Engineering Education

 

Astronomical Society of the Pacific

 

Atoms for Peace Awards, Inc.

 

Bay Area Scientist Discussion Group

 

California State Employees' Association

 

California State Employees' Association; Hospital Plans

 

California Teachers Association

 

Federation of American Scientists

 

Federation of American Scientists; F.A.S. Newsletter

 

Federation of American Scientists; Scientists' Committee on Loyalty Problems

 

International Union of Pure and Applied Physics

 

Miscellaneous Organizations and Committees

 

National Academy of Sciences; Analysis of Membership 1933-1961 (3 folders)

Ctn. 10

National Academy of Sciences; Analysis of Membership 1962-1965 (2 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; Ballots

 

National Academy of Sciences; Constitution and Bylaws 1933-1967 (2 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; Demonstrations and Exhibits

 

National Academy of Sciences; Elections

 

National Academy of Sciences; Ernest O. Lawrence Memorial Lecture

 

National Academy of Sciences; Joseph Henry Fund

 

National Academy of Sciences; Loyalty and Foreign Scientific Exchanges

 

National Academy of Sciences; Medal Awards

 

National Academy of Sciences; Meetings, Abstracts of Papers

 

National Academy of Sciences; Meetings, Announcements and Programs 1935-1967 (5 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; Meetings, Minutes and Reports 1934-1966 (6 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; Membership 1946-1969 (3 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; Miscellaneous

 

National Academy of Sciences; Nominations for Membership 1933-1944 (3 folders)

Ctn. 11

National Academy of Sciences; Nominations for Membership 1945-1966 (22 folders)

Ctn. 12

National Academy of Sciences; Nominations for Membership 1967-1971 (7 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; Official Statements

 

National Academy of Sciences; Organization

 

National Academy of Sciences; Physics Section, Elections

 

National Academy of Sciences; Physics Section, Nominations 1968-1969 (2 folders)

 

National Academy of Sciences; President's Reports

 

National Academy of Sciences; Proceedings

 

National Academy of Sciences; Publications

 

National Academy of Sciences; Reports

 

National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council; Office of Critical Tables 1958-1961 (3 folders)

 

National Science Foundation

 

Northern California Association of Scientists

 

Optical Society of America 1925-1967 (3 folders)

 

Parapsychology Foundation, Inc.

 

Research Corporation

 

Sigma Pi Sigma (Physics Honor Society)

 

Societé Italiana di Fisica; Congresso Internazionale di Fisica in Onore di Amedeo Avogadro, September 6-11, 1956

 

Society for Social Responsibility in Science

 

Society for Social Responsibility in Science; S.S.R.S. Newsletter 1951-1964 (2 folders)

 

Western College Association

 

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

 

Research Notes

Scope and Content Note

This series includes notes, drawings, graphs and data sheets covering Birge' s own research as well as notes he made on the research of others. Arranged as follows:
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Band Spectra; Bohr Atom [ca. 1918]

 

Band Spectra; Ionizing Potentials

 

Band Spectra; Stark Effect [ca. 1918]

 

Band Spectra; Zeeman Effect

 

Band Spectra; Doublets (December 1924)

 

Band Spectra; Swan Bands (1925-27)

 

Band Spectra; Correspondence Principle and Gyroscopic Molecules (December 4, 1926)

 

Band Spectra; New Quantum Mechanics (December 1926)

 

Band Spectra; Law of Force 1925

 

Band Spectra; Law of Force [ca. 1927]

 

Band Spectra; Law of Force 1929

 

Band Spectra; Morse Function (December 1932)

 

Band Spectra; Isotope Effect (1932)

 

Band Spectra; Heat of Dissociation, HC1 (1927) (2 folders)

 

Band Spectra; Band Spectra; Heat of Dissociation, Dissociation by Rotation (December 1929)

 

Band Spectra; Heats of Dissociation (1931)

 

Band Spectra; Heat of Dissociation, Nitrogen (June 29, 1933)

 

Band Spectra; Symmetrical Molecules

 

Band Spectra; General Plot Notes (December 1926)

 

Band Spectra; Hund's Theory (May 1927)

 

Band Spectra; Electronic State and Band Spectra of Diatomic Molecules (December 1927)

 

Band Spectra; Formation of Molecules (March 1928)

 

Band Spectra; Fresnel Diffraction Patterns for single slit and screen (1935)

 

Band Spectra; Fresnel Diffraction Patterns for single slit and screen (students' work 1935-46)

 

Band Spectra; Fresnel Integrals (1935)

 

Band Spectra; Nomenclature (1927 and 1929)

 

Band Spectra; Data Compiled for International Critical Tables 1927

 

Band Spectra; Data Compiled for International Critical Tables 1928

 

Band Spectra; Prints

 

Band Spectra; Prints, Various American Physical Society Papers

 

Band Spectra; Prints, Brackett and Birge

 

Band Spectra; Beryllium Oxide (1929)

 

Band Spectra; Calcium Fluoride (August 1929)

 

Band Spectra; Calcium Hydride [ca. 1926]

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Dioxide (April 1926)

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Isotopes June 1929

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Isotopes September-December 1929

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Isotopes March 1930

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Monoxide 1925-1926

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Monoxide 1927 (2 folders)

 

Band Spectra; Carbon Monoxide October 1929

 

Band Spectra; Copper Hydride

 

Band Spectra; Cyanogen [ca. 1916]

 

Band Spectra; Cyanogen n.d.

 

Band Spectra; Cyanogen 1926

 

Band Spectra; Cyanogen 1929

 

Band Spectra; Cyanogen 1931

 

Band Spectra; Helium (1925)

 

Band Spectra; Hydrogen (1927)

 

Band Spectra; Hydrogen Oxide (1925-27)

 

Band Spectra; Hydrogen Oxide, doubling (1929)

 

Band Spectra; Iodine and the Halogens (1931)

 

Band Spectra; Mercury Hydride (November 1925)

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen 1924

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen 1925

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen 1926

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Band Spectra; Nitrogen 1927-28

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen (first positive group) [ca. 1926]

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen (first positive group) 1926-June 1927

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen (first positive group) January 1929

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen, Active (1927-28) (2 folders)

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen Ion (N 2 +) (1935)

 

Band Spectra; Nitrogen Isotope (1931)

 

Band Spectra; Nitric Oxide [ca. 1926]

 

Band Spectra; Oxygen Isotopes 1929 (2 folders)

 

Band Spectra; Oxygen Isotopes 1930 (2 folders)

 

Band Spectra; Oxygen Isotopes 1931 (some curves in Oversize)

 

Band Spectra; Oxygen Isotopes, 3 [Sigma] analysis (June 1931)

 

Band Spectra; Titanium Oxide (1927)

 

Statistics; Difference of Weight Noon and Midnight

 

Statistics; Gram Polynomials and Least Squares

 

Statistics; Least Squares (1929-32)

 

Statistics; Least Squares, 500 Observations of a Spectral Line (1932)

 

Statistics; Notes on W. E. Deming 1932

 

Statistics; Notes on W. E. Deming 1933-34

 

Statistics; Notes on W. E. Deming 1935-38

 

Statistics; Notes on R. A. Fisher and J. Neyman (1936)

 

Statistics; Significant Figures in Statistical Constants (1937)

 

General Physical Constants; Basic Constants 1928

 

General Physical Constants; Basic Constants 1929 and 1954

 

General Physical Constants; Calibration Curve of Comparator (October 1929)

 

General Physical Constants; h/e (1929)

 

General Physical Constants; Miscellaneous Notes 1929-30

 

General Physical Constants; Miscellaneous Notes 1931 (2 folders)

 

General Physical Constants; Velocity of Light (1934)

 

General Physical Constants; e/m 1932-February 1934

 

General Physical Constants; e/m March 1934

Ctn. 15

General Physical Constants; e/m May 1934-1936

 

General Physical Constants; Units and Dimensions (October 25, 1936)

 

General Physical Constants; Oxygen Isotope Abundance (1936)

 

General Physical Constants; Miscellaneous Notes 1937 (8 folders)

 

General Physical Constants; Rydberg Constant from High Quantum Numbers (October 1938)

 

General Physical Constants; Relativity X-ray Doublets 1938

 

General Physical Constants; Relativity X-ray Doublets 1939

 

General Physical Constants; Jesse W. M. Du Mond's Radial Nonographic Diagram September 1939

 

General Physical Constants; Jesse W. M. Du Mond's Radial Nonographic Diagram October 1939-January 1940

 

General Physical Constants; Value of the Rydberg Constant 1939-40

 

General Physical Constants; Value of the Rydberg Constant 1941

 

General Physical Constants; Relativity X-ray Doublets 1941

 

General Physical Constants; Electronic Charge, e (1941)

 

General Physical Constants; Cross Section Plots 1940, `41, `45 (in Oversize)

 

General Physical Constants; Printed Tables (1945)

 

General Physical Constants; [alpha] and e/m, etc. (1949)

 

General Physical Constants; Nuclear Moments (1950)

 

Parapsychology and Pseudo-Science 1958-59

 

Parapsychology and Pseudo-Science 1960-61

 

Parapsychology and Pseudo-Science; Announcements

 

Parapsychology and Pseudo-Science; Newsclippings and Articles

 

Lecture Notes

Scope and Content Note

This series contains notes taken by Birge and others at course lectures as well as individual lectures. Those notes taken by persons other than Birge are so designated. Arranged as follows:
Ctn. 16

Vector Analysis given by William H. Williams 1919

 

Molecular Structure (notes from a Chemistry seminar) 1919

 

Relativity given by William H. Williams 1920-21

 

Spectroscopy (notes from Chemistry seminars) 1920-21

 

Spectroscopy (Physics 59) and Electron Theory (Physics 52) reading notes by Francis A. Jenkins 1923

 

Molecular Physics and Heat (Physics 11) given by Dr. Lemon Winter 1923

 

Quantum Theory given by William H. Williams 1923-24

 

Lectures given by Paul Ehrenfest March 24-26, 1924

 

Astrophysics Course given by Arthur S. Eddington October 1924

 

Optics (Physics 61) notes by Francis A. Jenkins [ca. 1924]

 

Light (Physics 12) notes by Francis A. Jenkins 1924

 

Lectures on New Quantum Theory given by Prof. Born February 25-March 2, 1926

 

Least Squares, etc. (Mathematics seminar) given by Edward U. Condon February 16, 1926

 

Seminar on Crystal Structure given by Prof. Joffé 1927

 

Wave Mechanics given by William H. Williams 1927-28

 

Seminar given by James Franck January 31-February 23, 1928

 

Electron Theory of Matter given by Karl T. Compton July 1928

 

Matrix Mechanics given by William H. Williams August-December 1928

 

Heat (Physics 51) notes by Francis A. Jenkins 1928

 

Photo Chemistry Seminar given by Hogness and Wulf, etc. 1928

 

Wave Mechanics and Size of Ions given by Linus C. Pauling February 1929

 

Theory of Ferro-Magnetism given by Werner K. Heisenberg August 13, 1929

 

Lecture given by P. A. M. Dirac August 1929

 

Experimental Basis of Molecular Theory given by Prof. Stern January-April 1930

 

Lecture given by Rudolf W. Ladenberg October 29, 1930

 

Notebooks

Scope and Content Note

Include research data, notes on articles, lecture notes, speeches and notes on meetings. Arranged as follows:
Ctn. 16

Suggestions for Research and Nitrogen and Hydrogen Measurements October and November 1911

 

Spectral Series and Sodium Cathode Spectra November 1911

 

Standard Hydrogen Spectrum November 20, 1911 and Nitrogen February 12, 1912

 

List of Wave Lengths of First Deslandre's Group Positive Band Spectrum of Nitrogen September 1914

 

Iron Normals July 1915

 

X-ray Data October 1919

 

Work Book #1

 

Work Book #2

 

Work Book #3

 

Work Book #4

 

Work Book #5

 

Work Book #6 and #8

 

Work Book #7

 

Work Book #9

 

Work Book #10

 

Work Book #11

 

Work Book #12

 

Work Book #13

 

Work Book #14

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Work Book #15 (May 1915)

 

Work Book #16 (1915)

 

Work Book #17 (February 1916)

 

Work Book #18 (February 1916)

 

Work Book #19 (September 1916)

 

Work Book #20

 

Work Book #21

 

Work Book #22 (July 1917)

 

Work Book #23

 

Work Book #24

 

Work Book #25

 

Work Book #26

 

Work Book #27

 

Work Book #28

 

Work Book #29

 

Work Book #30

 

Work Book #31

 

Work Book #32 (April 1919)

 

Work Book #33

 

Work Book #34 (October 1919)

 

Work Book #35 (March 1920)

 

Work Book #36 (June 1920)

 

Work Book #37 (1920)

 

Work Book #38 (January 24-March 15, 1921)

Ctn. 18

Work Book #39 (March 15-June 7, 1921)

 

Work Book #40 (June 7, 1921-)

 

Work Book #41 (June 20, 1921-)

 

Work Book #42 (August 1921)

 

Work Book #43

 

Work Book #44 (November 9, 1921-)

 

Work Book #45 (December 29, 1921-)

 

Work Book #46 (February 25, 1922)

 

Work Book #47 (May 1922-)

 

Work Book #48 (July 5, 1922-)

 

Work Book #49 (August 1922)

 

Work Book #50 (October 15, 1922)

 

Work Book #51 (December 30, 1922)

 

Work Book #52 (February 17, 1923)

 

Work Book #53

 

Work Book #54 (November 22, 1923-)

 

Work Book #55 (March 1924)

 

Work Book #56 (May 22, 1924)

 

Work Book #57 (June 17, 1924)

 

Work Book #58 (August 5, 1924)

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Work Book #59 (October 22, 1924)

 

Work Book #60 (May 29, 1925)

 

Work Book #61 (July 3, 1925)

 

Work Book #62 (October 8, 1925)

 

Work Book #63 (December 1925)

 

Work Book #64 (January 22, 1926)

 

Work Book #65 (April 13, 1926)

 

Work Book #66 (September 8, 1926)

 

Work Book #67 (November 1927-October 1930)

 

Work Book #68 (October 1930-July 1932)

 

Work Book #69 (July 1932-December 1933)

 

Work Book #70 (December 23, 1933-September 10, 1934)

 

Work Book #71 (September 11, 1934-April 24, 1935)

 

Work Book #72 (April 24, 1935-February 18, 1936)

 

Work Book #73 (February 18, 1936-October 23, 1936)

 

Work Book #74 (October 24, 1936-September 7, 1937)

 

Work Book #75 (September 8, 1937-June 9, 1938)

 

Work Book #76 (June 9, 1938-November 16, 1939)

 

Work Book #77 (November 16, 1939-September 9, 1941)

 

Work Book #78 (September 10, 1941-October 13, 1944)

 

Work Book #79 (October 13, 1944-April 8, 1948)

 

Work Book #80 (April 14, 1949-February 16, 1951)

Ctn. 20

Work Book #81 (February 16, 1951-December 3, 1953)

 

Work Book #82 (December 4, 1953-September 3, 1957)

 

Work Book #83 (September 3, 1957-February 1964)

 

Work Book #84 (March 1964-)

 

Nitrogen Bands First Group #1 Louis W. Gardner

 

Nitrogen Bands First Group #2 Louis W. Gardner

 

Papers and articles

Scope and Content Note

Manuscripts and galley proofs of papers and articles written by Birge, some with related research notes. Included at the end of the file are manuscripts of papers written by some colleagues and students. Arranged as follows:
Ctn. 20

A Study of the Reflecting Power of Metals in Liquids of Various Refractive Indices 1909

 

The First Deslandres' Group of the Positive Band Spectrum of Nitrogen Under High Dispersion August 1913

 

Notes on the Use of Concave Grating September 1915

 

The Mathematical Structure of Band Series April 1917

 

The Mathematical Structure of Band Series II October 1917

 

The Rydberg Universal Constant N o June 3, 1918

 

The Mathematical Structure of Band Series II (Revised) December 1918

 

The Dispersion of Air, and the Reduction of Wave Lengths to Vacuo December 1918

 

Methods of Computing in Use in a University Physical Laboratory January 1919

 

The Most Probable Value of Planck's Constant 'h' June 1919

 

The Mathematical Structure of X-Ray Spectra (Seattle paper) June 1920

 

The Balmer Series of Hydrogen, and the Quantum Theory of Line Spectra December 1920

 

Abstracts of Articles written for Chemical Abstracts 1921-23

 

The Relativity Shift of Spectrum Lines March 1921

 

The Einstein Gravitational Shift of Spectrum Lines April 1921

 

The Quantum Theory of Band Spectra, and its Application to the Determination of Temperature January 1922

 

The Effect of Temperature on the 3883 CN Band 1922

 

A Spectroscopic Method for Determining the Effective Temperature of Absorbing and Emitting Molecules 1922

 

The 3883 CN Band in the Solar Spectrum August 1923

 

Quantum Defect and the New Bohr Theory of Atomic Structure with Frederick S. Brackett September 1923

 

Spectral Series of Divalent Elements September 1923

 

The Band Spectrum of Nitrogen and its Theoretical Interpretation December 1923

 

Active Nitrogen September 25, 1924

 

The Band Spectrum of Nitrogen and its Theoretical Interpretation (full paper) September 1924

 

Notes on the Quantum Theory of Band Spectra December 1924

 

The Quantum Theory of the Doublets of the CN and Hg Bands December 1924

 

The Band Spectra Associated with Carbon June 8, 1925

 

The Band Spectra Associated with Carbon (Abstract) June 19, 1925

 

Further Spectra associated with Carbon July 3, 1925

 

The Moment of Inertia of Diatomic Molecules, as determined from their Band Spectra September 27, 1925

 

The Law of Force and the Size of Diatomic Molecules, as determined from their Band Spectra November 1925

 

The Analysis of the Rotational Energy of Certain Molecules November 1925

 

The Energy Levels of the Nitrogen Molecule December 5, 1925

 

The Energy Levels of the Carbon Monoxide Molecule December 19, 1925

 

The Structure of Molecules December 19, 1925

 

Molecular Constants determined from the Swan Bands with J. D. Shea (Abstract) December 1925

 

The Quantum Analysis of the Rotational Energy of Certain Molecules (Abstract) December 1925

 

Review of The Theory of Measurements by L. Tuttle and J. Satterly 1925

 

The Quantum Analysis of the Band Spectrum of A10 ([lambda]5200-[lambda]4650) with W. C. Pomeroy (Abstract) 1925

 

The Quantum Analysis of New Nitrogen Bands in the Ultra-Violet with John J. Hopfield 1925

 

The Quantum Structure of the OH Bands [ca. 1925]

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Non-Polar Molecules, as determined from their band spectra and from other sources with Hertha Sponer January 27, 1926

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Non-Polar Molecules, as determined from Band Spectra, and from other Sources with Hertha Sponer (Abstract) March 1926

 

The Heat of Dissociation of O 2 and O 2 + (Abstract) March 1926

 

The Heat of Dissociation of CO, CO + and NO with Hertha Sponer (Abstract) March 1926

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Non-Polar Molecules with Hertha Sponer May 1926

 

The Most Probable Value of Certain Basic Constants August 20, 1926

 

The Band Spectra of Carbon Monoxide August 21, 1926

 

The Titanium Bands with Andrew Christy October 1926

 

A Rapid Method for Calculating the Least Squares' Solution of a Polynomial of Any Degree with John D. Shea 1926

 

A Rapid Method for Calculating the Least Squares' Solution of a Polynomial of Any Degree with John D. Shea 1926 (first written copy)

 

A Rapid Method for Calculating the Least Squares' Solution of a Polynomial of Any Degree with John D. Shea 1926 (second written copy)

 

A Rapid Method for Calculating the Least Squares' Solution of a Polynomial of Any Degree with John D. Shea 1926 (Research Notes)

 

Band Spectra chapter from "Molecular Spectra in Gases" a Report of the Committee on Radiation in Gases, National Research Council 1926 (two folders)

Ctn. 21

Ultra-violet Absorption and Emission Spectra of Carbon Monoxide with John J. Hopfield March 1927

 

The Theoretical Relation between Infra-red and Ultraviolet Bands (Abstract) with John J. Hopfield March 1927

 

A Comprehensive Form of Energy Level Diagram for Atoms April 1927

 

The Quantum Levels and Resulting Constants of the Hydrogen Molecule November 1927

 

The Hydrogen Molecule December 22, 1927

 

The Energy Levels and Resulting Constants of the Hydrogen Molecule 1927

 

The Optical Determination of Heats of Dissociation [ca. 1927]

 

Nature of the Molecular Binding and other Properties of the Hydrogen Halides with Oliver R. Wulf March 3, 1928

 

The Rotational and Vibrational Energy of Molecules March 3, 1928

 

Tables of Constants for Diatomic Molecules, derived from Band Spectra Data (Abstract) March 3, 1928

 

The Titanium Oxide Bands with Andrew Christy July 7, 1928

 

The Ultra-Violet Band Spectrum of Nitrogen with John J. Hopfield August 1928

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Nitrogen September 28, 1928

 

Molecular Constants of Hydrogen with Hugh H. Hyman January 1, 1929

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants January 1, 1929

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants (Typed Drafts)

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants (Handwritten manuscript)

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants (Handwritten manuscript and notes)

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants (Notes)

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants (Tables)

 

General Statement Concerning Millikan's Work on 'h' and on 'e', and of the points at issue January 9, 1929

 

Millikan's Determination of the Electronic Charge e January 9, 1929

 

The Electronic Charge e February 2, 1929

 

The Isotopes of Oxygen June 1, 1929

 

An Isotope of Carbon, Mass 13 with Arthur S. King June 24, 1929

 

Further Evidence of the Carbon Isotope, Mass 13 June 29, 1929

 

Recent Work on Isotopes in Band Spectra July 19, 1929

 

The Determination of Heats of Dissociation by Means of Band Spectra July 19, 1929

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Oxygen and of Nitrogen September 17, 1929

 

The Carbon Isotope, Mass 13 with A. S. King (Abstract) December 7, 1929

 

The Vibrational Isotope Effect December 1929

 

The Moment of Inertial of Hydrogen from Band Spectra with Charles R. Jeppesen January 10, 1930

 

The Atomic Weights of Hydrogen and Helium March 25, 1930

 

Evidence from Band Spectra of the Existence of a Carbon Isotope of Mass 13 with Arthur S. King June 1930

 

Precision Determination of Atomic Mass Ratios from Band Spectra December 1930

 

Precision Determination of the Mass Ratio of Oxygen 18 and 16 (Abstract) with Harold D. Babcock December 1930

 

The Value of e/m and of other General Physical Constants January 1931

 

Review of Band Spectra and Molecular Structure by R. de L. Kronig January 1931

 

Mass Defects of C 13, O 18 and N 15, from Band Spectra, and the Relativity Relation of Mass and Energy March 4, 1931

 

Mass Ratios of the Oxygen Isotopes May 1931

 

The Relative Abundance of the Oxygen Isotopes, and the Basis of the Atomic Weight System with Donald H. Menzel May 27, 1931

 

The Calculation of Errors by the Method of Least Squares December 1931

 

Probable Values of e, h, e/m and [alpha] (Abstract) December 1931

 

Probable Values of e, h, e/m and [alpha] February 1932

 

The Calculation of Errors by the Method of Least Squares (Abstract) February 1932

 

Relations Between Fundamental Physical Constants March 2, 1932

 

Probable Values of e, h, e/m and [alpha] --An Addition March 25, 1932

 

A Note on the Value of the General Constants of the Saha Equation October 31, 1932

 

The Value of e/m November 12, 1932

 

The Isotope Effect in Line and in Band Spectra 1932

 

Revisions for Duff's Textbook of Physics with Elmer E. Hall 1932 (three folders)

 

The Potential Function of a Diatomic Molecule December 22, 1933

 

The Limiting Gas Density Method for Molecular Weights, and the Atomic Weight of Carbon 1933

 

The Atomic Weight of Carbon [1933]

Ctn. 22

On the Statistical Theory of Errors with William E. Deming February 1934 (two folders)

 

The Value of e/m March 21, 1934

 

The Limiting Gas Density Method for Molecular Weights April 1934

 

The Limiting Gas Density Method for Molecular Weights (Research Notes) (two folders)

 

On Electric and Magnetic Units and Dimensions May 1934

 

Some Remarks on the Theory of Dimensions June 1934

 

The Velocity of Light September 21, 1934

 

The Velocity of Light October 18, 1934

 

On the Statistical Theory of Errors with William E. Deming November 9, 1934

 

On the Probable Error of a Mean with William E. Deming 1934

 

The Value of the Electronic Charge with Edwin McMillan January 25, 1935

 

On the Nature of Unpolarized Light February 1935

 

On Some Statistical Tests of Empirical Formulas with William E. Deming February 1935

 

Further Comments on Electric and Magnetic Units and Dimensions April 1935

 

On the Establishment of Fundamental and Derived Units with Special Reference to Electrical Units, Part I September 1935

 

The Resolving Power of the Fabry-Perot Interferometer October 1935

 

The Value of the Electronic Charge November 15, 1935

 

The Mechanics of a Flexible Rope November 1935

 

The Interrelations of e, h/e and e/m December 5, 1935

 

On the Establishment of Fundamental and Derived Units with Special Reference to Electrical Units, Part II December 1935

 

Interrelations of e, h/e and e/m (Abstract) December 1935

 

Remarks on Fiducial Values and Fiducial Intervals October 9, 1936

 

On the Values of Fundamental Atomic Constants June 15, 1937

 

On the Statistical Theory of Errors with William E. Deming (Additional Notes 1937)

 

The Present Status of the Value of e/m November 7, 1938

 

On the Statistical Theory of Errors with William E. Deming (Additional Notes 1938)

 

The L IIL III Spin Doublet and the Value of the Fine Structure Constant April 1939

 

Technical Forms in Scientific Manuscripts July 1939

 

A Consistent Set of Values of the General Physical Constants August 23, 1939

 

The Propagation of Errors November 1939

 

Graphical Representation of Relations between e, m and h December 22, 1939

 

Statistics and Modern Physics 193?

 

The Training and Prospects of the Ph.D. in Physics June 18, 1940

 

The Values of e, e/m, h/e and [alpha] September 16, 1940

 

On the Training and Prospects of the Ph.D. in Physics October 1940

 

Probable Values of the Physical Constants, Values as of August 1939 1940

 

The Value of the Faraday July 1941

 

The Atomic Weight of Iodine July 1941

 

The Normal Mole Volume of an Ideal Gas July 1941

 

The Values of R and of e/m, from the Spectra of H, D and He + August 1941

 

The Value of the Fine Structure Constant with R. F. Christy and J. M. Keller September 5, 1941

 

The General Physical Constants as of August 1941 September 1941 (two folders)

 

A New Table of Values of the General Physical Constants October 1941

 

The Value of the Faraday December 1941

 

The Value of the Electronic Charge December 1941

 

The Properties of Certain Crystals, and the Value of the Avogadro Number N o July 1942

 

The Birge-Vieta Method of Finding Real Roots of Rational Integral Function August 1942

 

The Values of the Avogadro Number, the Faraday and the Electronic Charge 1942

Ctn. 23

Comments on "The Probable Accuracy of the General Physical Constants" February 17, 1943

 

Drift of a Projectile due to Rotation of Earth and Curvature of Earth's Surface 1943

 

Review of The Fourteen Systems of Units by William R. Varner 1943

 

Mechanical Units and Dimensions August 1944

 

The Value of the Avogadro Number N o December 16, 1944

 

The 1944 Value of the Physical Constants of the Quantum Theory 1944

 

Comparison of Hopper and Laby published results . . . with Birge recalculated results January 1945

 

The 1944 Values of Certain Atomic Constants with Particular Reference to the Electronic Charge January 1945

 

Some Probable Effects of the War on the Economic Status of the University Professor March 28, 1945

 

Rapid Least-Squares Solution of Polynomials and Probable Errors for Least-Squares Solution of Polynomials with J. W. Weinberg July 14, 1945

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (original 1945)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (Rewritten pages October 3, 1945)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (Research Notes September 1944-February 1945)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (Research Notes March-June 1945)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (Research Notes July 1945)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (Research Notes August 1945-September 1946)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials 1947

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials Mathematical Appendix by J. W. Weinberg

 

The Exact Representation of a Series of Points by a Polynomial in Power Series Form 1949

 

The Bohr Formula for the Rydberg Constant April 1950

 

History of the University October 1951

 

Requirements for Graduation May 1956

 

Review of Ernest Rutherford, Atom Pioneer by John Rowland May 1957

 

Review of The Story of Albert Einstein by Mae Blacker Freeman May 1958

 

References for Science, Pseudo-Science and Parapsychology November 11, 1959

 

In Memoriam for Ernest O. Lawrence 1959

 

Review of The Mind Readers by S. G. Soal and H. T. Bowden 1960

 

Foreword to Extra-Sensory Perception, Fact or Fraud by C. E. M. Hansel July 1961

 

Miscellaneous Papers by Others A-M

 

Miscellaneous Papers by Others N-R

 

Miscellaneous Papers by Others S-Z

 

Speeches and talks

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of his speeches and of his talks at departmental meetings, some with related notes and lists of visual materials used. Arranged as follows:
Ctn. 23

Recent Advances in Spectroscopy (Sigma Xi, October 8, 1915)

 

Ionization Potentials and Single Line Spectra (Departmental Meeting, April 2, 1919)

 

Recent Theories of Atomic Structure (Departmental Meeting, October 7, 1919)

 

Rutherford Scattering Work (Departmental Meeting, September 30, 1920)

 

The Quantum Theory of Band Spectra (Departmental Meeting, November 16, 1921)

 

Recent Developments in Spectroscopy (Sigma Xi, December 7, 1921)

 

X-ray Spectra and Bohr's 1921 Theory of Atomic Structure (Departmental Meeting, April 26, 1922)

 

The Spectrum of Hydrogen (Departmental Meeting, October 25, 1922)

 

New Series Spectra in O and S and Their Interpretation (Departmental Address, September 26, 1923)

 

Report on Cincinnati Meeting (Departmental Meeting, January 23, 1924)

 

Atomic Structure (to San Francisco High School Teachers, April 24, 1924)

 

Natural and Artificial Disintegration of Atoms (Sigma Xi, November 11, 1925)

 

The Rotational and Vibrational Energy of Molecules (Departmental Meeting, November 18, 1925)

Ctn. 24

Structure of Molecules (Departmental Meeting, February 3, 1926)

 

Heat of Dissociation of Molecules (Departmental Meeting, February 16, 1926)

 

Band Spectra and Molecular Structure (Stanford California dinner, December 4, 1926)

 

Band Spectra (Bureau of Standards, April 1927 and Chicago, July 1927)

 

Band Spectra (R. P. I. address, May 10, 1927)

 

Recent Developments in Physics in Eastern Institutions (Departmental Meeting, August 31, 1927)

 

Optical Determination of Heats of Dissociation (Physics Colloquium, October 21, 1927)

 

Nature of the Molecular Binding and other Properties of the Hydrogen Halides (Departmental Meeting, February 27, 1928)

 

The Structure of Molecules (Sigma Xi President's Address, May 2, 1928)

 

Band Spectra and Chemical Problems (Stanford University, May 17, 1928)

 

General Constants (Departmental Meeting, November 21, 1928)

 

General Physical Constants (Physics-Astronomy Club, Pasadena, December 7, 1928)

 

Dimensions of Magnetic Quantities (Departmental Meeting, April 24, 1929)

 

Report of Physics (American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting, June 19, 1929)

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants (joint meeting of the American Astronomical Society and the American Physical Society, June 21, 1929)

 

Lectures on Band Spectra (Stanford University, January 27-February 17, 1930)

 

Isotopes and Atomic Weights (American Chemical Society, May 16, 1930)

 

Isotopes and Band Spectra (American Chemical Society, Eugene meeting, June 19, 1930)

 

Present Status of Values of e and e/m, etc. (Departmental Meeting, October 1, 1930)

 

Molecules and Isotopes as Revealed by their Band Spectra (Graduate Division Research Lecture, November 6, 1930)

 

Introduction to Extension Division Lecture by Dr. Arthur Haas (March 19, 1931)

 

Recent Work on Isotopes in Band Spectra (University of Chicago Journal Club, June 4, 1931)

 

Calculation of Errors by Method of Least Squares (Astronomy Seminar, November 10, 1931)

 

Probable Values of e, h, e/m and [alpha] with Incidental Remarks on the Method of Least Squares (Departmental Meeting, February 17, 1932)

 

Spectra of Isotopes (Stanford University, July 28, 1932)

 

Modern Science and Pseudo-Science (Berkeley High Twelve Club, July 14, 1933)

 

The Calculation of Probable Error in Light of Modern Statistics (Departmental Meetings, October 18 and 25, 1933)

 

The Present Status of the Values of e, h and e/m (National Academy of Sciences meeting, April 1934)

 

Symposium on Fundamental Physical Constants (June 21, 1934)

 

Electric and Magnetic Units and Dimensions (Departmental Meeting, September 18, 1935)

 

Statistical Inference, An Introduction to the Work of R. A. Fisher (Departmental Meeting, September 23, 1936) After-Dinner Speech (Radiation Laboratory Dinner, December 16, 1937)

 

The Constancy of Certain Physical Constants (Sigma Xi Club, Davis, March 16, 1939)

 

The Value of the Electronic Charge, Methods and Results (Departmental Meetings, January 24 and 31, 1940) Introduction of E. Fermi for Hitchcock Lectures (January 1940)

 

Address at Nobel Prize Presentation, February 29, 1940

 

The Value of the Rydberg Constant (American Physical Society, Pasadena, December 1940 meeting)

 

Introduction of J. Franck for Hitchcock Lectures (March 1941)

 

N. B. C. Broadcast (April 22, 1941)

 

A New Table of Values of the General Physical Constants (Departmental Meeting, October 8, 1941)

 

Some Contributions of Spectroscopy to the Structure of Molecules and to the Values of the Atomic Constants (Faculty Research Lecture, March 22, 1946)

 

From Radium to Nuclear Fission, Facts and Inferences (College Women's Club, February 5, 1947)

 

Least Squares Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials (Departmental Meeting, February 25, 1948)

 

Science and Pseudo-Science (American Physical Society Dinner, December 30, 1954)

 

Science and Pseudo-Science (University Explorer Broadcast, February 20, 1955)

 

Science and Pseudo-Science (Canadian Association of Physicists Dinner, June 21, 1955)

 

Physics and Physicists of the Past Fifty Years (address of the Retiring President of the American Physical Society, February 2, 1956)

 

Physics and Physicists of the Past Fifty Years (address of the Retiring President of the American Physical Society, February 2, 1956); Notes and Materials

 

Introductory Talk (Avogadro Conference, Torino, Italy, September 1956)

 

A Survey of the Systematic Evaluation of the Universal Physical Constants (Avogadro Conference, Torino, Italy, September 1956)

 

Science and Pseudo-Science (Rho Chi Society Dinner, December 6, 1957)

 

Science, Pseudo-Science and Parapsychology (American Association for the Advancement of Science, Section B luncheon, December 29, 1958)

 

Science, Pseudo-Science and Parapsychology (A.A.A.S. speech as altered for delivery elsewhere)

 

Psychic Phenomena (Forum Section, College Women's Club, February 11, 1960) (two folders)

 

Remarks at American Physical Society Meeting (Berkeley, December 30, 1960)

Ctn. 25

Recent Experiments in Telepathy (Current Books Section, College Women's Club, February 14, 1961)

 

Parapsychology: Fact or Fraud? (Physics and Astronomy Club, Marietta College, October 24, 1961)

 

The Early History of the Physics Department of the University of California (October 2, 1963)

 

Government and Science (Forum Section, College Women's Club, April 9, 1964)

 

Remarks at Dinner in Honor of J. Robert Oppenheimer (Faculty Club, May 5, 1964)

 

Dedication of Raymond Thayer Birge Hall (December 21, 1964)

 

Reprints

Scope and Content Note

Reprints of Birge's articles; some with notes and annotations. At the end of the series are reprints by others, kept and annotated by Birge. Arranged as follows:
Ctn. 25

A Study of the Reflecting Power of Metals as Dependent on the Refractive Index of the Surrounding Medium with L. R. Ingersoll October 1909

 

The First Deslandre's Group of the Positive Band Spectrum of Nitrogen under High Dispersion 1913

 

Notes on the Use of the Concave Grating January 1916

 

The Mathematical Structure of Band Series September 1917

 

The Mathematical Structure of Band Series II May 1919

 

On the Quinone-Phenolate Theory of Indicators with S. F. Acree July 1919

 

The Dispersion of Air and the Reduction of Wave Lengths to Vacuum July 1919

 

The Most Probable Value of the Planck Constant h October 1919

 

The Relativity Shift of Spectrum Lines April 15, 1921

 

The Balmer Series of Hydrogen, and the Quantum Theory of Line Spectra May 1921

 

Quantum Defect and the New Bohr Theory of Atomic Structure with F. S. Brackett February 1924

 

Spectral Series of Divalent Elements February 1924

 

The Law of Force and the Size of Diatomic Molecules, as Determined by their Band Spectra November 28, 1925

 

The Energy Levels of the Nitrogen Molecule January 16, 1926

 

The Energy Levels of the Carbon Monoxide Molecule February 13, 1926

 

The Structure of Molecules February 27, 1926

 

The Most Probable Value of Certain Basic Constants August 20, 1926

 

The Band Spectra of Carbon Monoxide December 1926

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Non-Polar Molecules with H. Sponer August 1926

 

Physical Optics February 1927

 

A Rapid Method for Calculating the Least Squares Solution of a Polynomial of Any Degree with John D. Shea 1927

 

The Quantum Levels and Resulting Constants of the Hydrogen Molecule January 1928

 

The Hydrogen Molecule January 28, 1928

 

The Titanium Oxide Bands August 11, 1928

 

"Centers of Research", a Reply with Leonard B. Loeb and Karl T. Compton August 31, 1928

 

The Ultra-Violet Band Spectrum of Nitrogen with J. J. Hopfield November 1928

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Nitrogen December 1, 1928

 

Molecular Constants of Hydrogen with H. H. Hyman February 23, 1929

 

The Electronic Charge e March 2, 1929

 

The Isotopes of Oxygen July 6, 1929

 

An Isotope of Carbon, Mass 13 with Arthur S. King July 27, 1929

 

Probable Values of the General Physical Constants July 1929

 

Further Evidence of the Carbon Isotope, Mass 13 August 3, 1929

 

The Heat of Dissociation of Oxygen and of Nitrogen October 1, 1929

 

The Determination of Heats of Dissociation by Means of Band Spectra December 1929

 

Recent Work on Isotopes in Band Spectra December 1929

 

Molecular Constants Derived from Band Spectra of Diatomic Molecules 1929

 

Moment of Inertia of Hydrogen from Band Spectra with C. Rulon Jeppesen March 22, 1930

 

The Atomic Weights of Hydrogen and Helium April 15, 1930

 

Evidence from Band Spectra of the Existence of a Carbon Isotope of Mass 13 with Arthur S. King 1930

 

Mass Defects of C 13, O 18, N 15, from Band Spectra, and the Relativity Relation of Mass and Energy April 1, 1931

 

The Relative Abundance of the Oxygen Isotopes, and the Basis of the Atomic Weight System June 15, 1931

 

Relations Between Fundamental Physical Constants April 8, 1932

 

Calculation of Errors by the Method of Least Squares and Probable Values of e, h, e/m and [alpha] April 15, 1932

 

The Value of e/m December 1, 1932

 

A Note on the Value of the General Constants of the Saha Equation January 1933

 

The Value of e/m April 28, 1934

 

The Limiting Gas Density Method for Molecular Weights with F. A. Jenkins April 1934

 

On Electric and Magnetic Units and Dimensions May 1934

 

On the Statistical Theory of Errors with W. Edwards Deming July 1934

 

The Velocity of Light November 17, 1934

 

The Value of the Electronic Charge with Edwin McMillan February 15, 1935

 

On the Nature of Unpolarized Light June 1935

 

On the Establishment of Fundamental and Derived Units, with Special Reference to Electric Units. Part I September 1935

 

The Value of the Electronic Charge December 1, 1935

 

On the Establishment of Fundamental and Derived Units, with Special Reference to Electric Units. Part II December 1935

 

Interrelationships of e, h/e and e/m February 1, 1936

 

The Mechanics of a Flexible Rope February 1936

 

On the Values of Fundamental Atomic Constants August 1, 1937

 

Comments on the Above Letter October 15, 1937

 

The Present Status of the Value of e/m December 1, 1938

 

On the Statistical Theory of Errors with W. Edwards Deming 1938

 

The Propagation of Errors December 1939

 

Presentation of the Nobel Prize to Professor Ernest O. Lawrence April 5, 1940

 

The Values of e, e/m, h/e and [alpha] October 1, 1940

 

On the Training and Prospects of the Ph.D. in Physics February 1941

 

A New Table of Values of the General Physical Constants October 1941

 

The Values of R and e/m, from the Spectra of H, D and He + December 1, 1941

 

The General Physical Constants 1941

 

Comments on "The Probable Accuracy of the General Physical Constants" November 1 and 15, 1943

 

Least-Squares' Fitting of Data by Means of Polynomials October 1947

 

The Exact Representation of a Series of Points by a Polynomial in Power Series Form April 1949

 

The Bohr Formula for the Rydberg Constant July 1, 1950

 

Physics and Physicists of the Past Fifty Years May 1956

 

Requirements for Graduation October 1956

 

Review of Ernest Rutherford, Atom Pioneer by John Bowland August 9, 1957

 

Words Spoken in the Memory of Amedo Avogadro and for the Opening of the Congresses 1957

 

A Survey of the Systematic Evaluation of the Universal Physical Constants 1957

 

Review of The Story of Albert Einstein by Mae Blacker Freeman June 20, 1958

 

Telepathy Experiments in Wales Winter 1960

 

Miscellaneous Reprints by Others 1903-29

 

Miscellaneous Reprints by Others 1930-34

 

Miscellaneous Reprints by Others 1935-39

 

Miscellaneous Reprints by Others 1940-49

 

Miscellaneous Reprints by Others 1950-62

 

Personalia and miscellany

Ctn. 25

Lists of Addresses

 

Biographical Material

 

Memorandum Lists 1917-19

 

Memorandum Lists 1920

 

Memorandum Lists 1921-28

 

Memorandum Lists 1929-32

 

Miscellaneous

 

Photographs

Partial List of Correspondents

A-B

 

Abelson, Philip Hauge, 1913-

 

2 letters, 1936 and 1937

 

Abraham, Henri, 1868-1943

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 11, 1936, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Abrahams, Elihu, 1927-

 

2 letters, 1949 and 1950

 

Acree, Solomon Farley, 1875-1957

 

7 letters, 1918-39

 

card, October 2, 1942

 

Adams, Arthur Stanton, 1896-

 

2 letters, 1933

 

Adams, Charles Christopher, 1873-1955

 

3 letters, 1918-40

 

Adams, Elliot Quincy, 1888-

 

letter, November 27, 1941

 

Adams, George Plimpton, 1882-

 

2 letters, 1943 and 1945

 

Copy of a letter, May 17, 1947, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 19, 1940, to him from Sproul in Robert G. Sproul correspondence folder.

 

Adams, Leason Heberling, 1887-

 

letter, March 3, 1948

 

Adams, Walter Sydney, 1876-1956

 

3 letters, 1934-40

 

2 telegrams, 1929 and 1934

 

Adkins, John Nathaniel, 1911-

 

letter, April 29, 1936

 

Aebersold, Paul Clarence, 1910-1967

 

4 letters, 1933-37

 

Included also, article by him, "The Cyclotron: A Nuclear Transformer," 1942.

 

Aitken, Robert Grant, 1864-1951

 

20 letters, 1928-35. Re California. University. Lick Observatory.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 28, 1931, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, May 22, 1933, to him from Leuschner in Armin O. Leuschner correspondence folder.

 

Akerman, John D., 1897-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 11, 1935, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Albertson, Walter Edward, 1907-

 

letter, January 12, 1935

 

Allen, Harriet Whitney

 

letter, February 16, 1950

 

Copy of a letter, February 25, 1950, to her from a secretary in California. University, Berkeley. Dept. of Physics correspondence folder.

 

Allen, Herbert Stanley, 1873-1945

 

14 letters, 1923-34

 

telegram, March 12, 1929

 

Allen, Mildred, 1894-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 28, 1945, to her and others from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Allen, Raymond Bernard, 1902-

 

Copy of a telegram, December 7, 1954

 

Allison, Samuel King, 1900-1965

 

7 letters, 1932-62

 

telegram, November 20, 1946

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 7, 1955, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 3, 1947, to him from Deutsch in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Jl. 25, 1932 and Oct. 18, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 12, 1929, to him from Sproul in Robert Gordon Sproul correspondence folder.

 

Alpert, Daniel, 1917-

 

2 letters, 1956

 

Alvarez, Luis Walter, 1911-

 

5 letters, 1946-53

 

5 memos, 1948-51 & n.d.

 

article about him, 1969

 

Memo, Ap. 29, 1946, from him and others in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

American Institute of Physics

 

67 letters, 1932-67

 

2 telegrams, 1934 and 1945

 

2 cards, 1934 and 1935

 

notice of a publication, 1931

 

Copies of letters, Je. 21, 1934, Jl. 7, 1934, Aug. 6, 1934, to the editorial secretary from Deming and letter, Oct. 11, 1934, to Deming from the editorial secretary and copy of a letter, Jan. 24, 1935, from Deming and letter, Jan. 25, 1935, to Deming in William E. Deming correspondence folder.

 

Enclosures to letters, Mar. 21, 1934 and Oct. 10, 1934, in William E. Deming correspondence folder are copies of letters from the editorial secretary to Deming.

 

See also Barton, Henry Askew; Burnham, George Hyndman; Hutchisson, Elmer; Waterfall, Wallace.

 

Amerine, Maynard Andrew, 1911-

 

letter, March 23, 1936

 

Anderson, Carl David, 1905-

 

telegram, November 14, 1945

 

Anderson, Claude Matthews, 1907-

 

No incoming letters; enclosure to letter, Feb. 28, 1939, in Birge's outgoing letters is a copy of a letter from him to Robert J. Trumpler.

 

Anderson, Herbert Lawrence, 1914-

 

letter, August 9, 1955

 

card, September 22, 1948

 

Letter, May 3, 1955, to him and others from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Aug. 5, 1955 and Aug. 12, 1955, to him and copy of a letter, Jl. 26, 1955, to him and others from Huntoon in Robert D. Huntoon correspondence folder.

 

Anderson, John D., 1930-

 

memo, April 22, 1953

 

Anderson, Oscar Elmer, 1908-

 

3 letters, 1933-46

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 3, 1947, to him from Deutsch in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder.

 

Anderson, Paul Alexander, 1897-

 

2 letters, 1940 and 1946

 

Anderson, Wilmer Clayton, 1909-

 

2 letters, 1939

 

Andrews, Donald Hatch, 1898-

 

letter, December 11, 1926

 

Angell, Martin Fuller, 1878-1930

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, May 13, 1930, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Anslow, Gladys Amelia, 1892-1969

 

letter, April 20, 1938

 

Apker, Le Roy Woodard, 1915-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 13, 1955, to him and others from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Armstrong, Baxter Hardin, 1929-

 

letter, March 24, 1953

 

Astin, Allen Varley, 1904-

 

3 letters, 1955-62

 

2 news clippings, 1953

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 17, 1957, to him from McMillen in James H. McMillen correspondence folder.

 

Aston, Francis William, 1877-1945

 

6 letters, 1929-37

 

Asundi, Rango Krishna, 1895-

 

2 letters, 1928 and 1930

 

Avey, Albert Edwin, 1886-

 

2 letters, 1931

 

Babcock, Ernest Brown, 1877-1954

 

4 letters, 1934-45

 

Babcock, Harold Delos, 1882-

 

53 letters, 1922-45

 

Included also, papers by him, "Some New Features of the Atmospheric Oxygen Bands, and the Relative Abundance of the Isotope O 16, O 18," 1928 and "New Data on the Absorption Bands of Atmospheric Oxygen" with W. P. Hoge, 1929.

 

Reprint, September 1927, by him and Dieke in Gerhard H. Dieke correspondence folder.

 

Babcock, Horace Welcome, 1912-

 

2 letters, 1947

 

Babington, Suren H., 1894-

 

2 letters, 1955 and 1957

 

card, May 23, 1940

 

Backus, John Graham, 1911-

 

letter, February 11, 1937

 

Badger, Richard McLean, 1896-

 

3 letters, 1931-33

 

Bagley, Dale, 1914-

 

letter, October 16, 1938

 

Bagley, George Dale, 1914-

 

letter, February 15, 1937

 

Bailey, George William, 1887-

 

letter, October 17, 1945

 

Bainbridge, Kenneth Tompkins, 1904-

 

5 letters, 1932-53

 

Included also, articles by him, "The Isotopic Constitution of Zinc", 1932 and "The Constitution of Tellurium", 1932.

 

Baird, Walter Scott, 1908-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 5, 1957, to him and others from Seitz in Frederick Seitz correspondence folder.

 

Baker, William Oliver, 1915-

 

2 letters, 1955

 

Bakker, Cornelis Jan, 1904-1960

 

No incoming letters; enclosure to letter, Mar. 27, 1950, in Donald Cooksey correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to Ernest O. Lawrence.

 

Baldwin, John Arnold, 1929-

 

letter, April 16, 1953

 

Ball, Thomas Fauntleroy, 1894-

 

4 letters, 1955

 

Ballam, Joseph, 1917-

 

6 memos, 1949-51

 

Ballard, Stanley Sumner, 1908-

 

12 letters, 1934-49

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 27, 1948, to him from Davis in Alva R. Davis correspondence folder.

 

Baños, Alfredo, 1905-

 

2 letters, 1946 and 1947

 

Letter, May 15, 1946, to him from Knipp in Julian K. Knipp correspondence folder.

 

Barankin, Edward William, 1920-

 

letter, January 13, 1950

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 20, 1950, to him from Wick in Gian C. Wick correspondence folder.

 

Barber, Walter Carlisle, 1919-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, March 1, 1940, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Bardeen, John, 1908-

 

2 letters, 1955

 

Letter, Feb. 15, 1955, to him and Birge from Brattain in Walter H. Brattain correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Feb. 7, 1955 and Mar. 1, 1955, to him and Walter H. Brattain from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Barkas, Walter Henry, 1912-

 

3 letters, 1935-52

 

Barker, Ernest Franklin, 1886-1960

 

8 letters, 1927-39

 

Enclosure to letter, Ap. 25, 1951, in Birge's outgoing letters is a copy of a letter from him to Birge.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 12, 1942, to him and others from Ingersoll in Leonard R. Ingersoll correspondence folder.

 

Barker, Joseph Warren, 1891-

 

2 letters, 1945-48. Re Research Corporation.

 

Barnes, George, 1921-

 

2 letters, 1955 and 1956

 

Barnett, Samuel Jackson, 1873-

 

memo, October 29, 1945

 

telegram, November 18, 1942

 

Barr, Ernest Scott, 1905-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 28, 1945, to him and others from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Barr, William Lee, 1925-

 

letter, April 30, 1953

 

Barrows, David Prescott, 1873-1954

 

letter, January 4, 1921

 

Copy of a letter, May 9, 1923, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Dec. 16, 1919, March 14, 1923, and Mar. 28, 1923, to him from Lewis in Exum P. Lewis correspondence folder.

 

Bartlett, Albert Allen, 1923-

 

card, December 24, 1957

 

Barton, Henry Askew, 1898-

 

60 letters, 1928-57 & n.d.

 

2 telegrams, 1942 and 1945

 

card, June 27, 1933

 

Some re American Institute of Physics

 

Enclosure to letter, March 6, 1956, in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to E. Perucca.

 

Enclosure to letter, Nov. 18, 1926, in Francis A. Jenkins correspondence folder is a copy of a paper by him, Jenkins and Robert S. Mulliken.

 

Bartunek, Paul Franklin, 1903-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 11, 1933, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Batdorf, Samuel Burbridge, 1914-

 

3 letters, 1936-37

 

Bauer, Edmond Henri, 1880-1963

 

letter, July 13, 1934

 

Baxter, Gregory Paul, 1876-1953

 

7 letters, 1929-39

 

Bayne-Jones, Stanhope, 1888-1970

 

letter, May 23, 1940

 

Beach, Frank Ambrose, 1911-

 

letter, December 1, 1958

 

Beams, Jesse Wakefield, 1898-

 

19 letters, 1946-58

 

telegram, December 11, 1947

 

Copy of a letter, May 7, 1956, to him from Gofman and Hardin B. Jones in John W. Gofman correspondence folder.

 

Bearden, Joyce Alvin, 1903-

 

21 letters, 1931-50

 

telegram, July 16, 1934

 

Included also, is a paper by him and John S. Thomsen, "A Resume of Atomic Constants", 1956.

 

Copies of letters, Jl. 8, 1959 and Sept. 15, 1950, and copy of a letter which is an enclosure to letter, Jan. 20, 1949, are to him from DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

Telegram, Jl. 16, 1934, to him from Loeb in Leonard Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 15, 1957, to him from McMillen in James H. McMillen correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Aug. 4, 1934, in Charles H. Shaw correspondence folder is a paper by him and Shaw.

 

See also Kouwenhoven, William Bennett.

 

Bedell, Frederick, 1868-1958

 

25 letters, 1918-49

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 4, 1948, to him from Brode in Robert Brode correspondence folder.

 

Beeck, Otto A., 1904-

 

2 letters, 1942-43

 

Copy of a letter, May 5, 1943, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Beeman, William Waldron, 1911-

 

letter, March 24, 1952

 

Belinfante, Frederik Jozef, 1913-

 

letter, March 10, 1949

 

Belknap, John Harrison, 1892-

 

letter, October 29, 1941

 

Bell, Clair Hayden, 1885-

 

letter, December 26, 1945

 

Bell, Eric Temple, 1883-

 

2 letters, 1933 and 1939

 

card, May 14, 1934

 

Bellamy, Albert William, 1892-

 

3 letters, 1940-45

 

Copies of memos, Aug. 20, 1945 and Oct. 16, 1945, to him and others from Woods in Baldwin M. Woods correspondence folder.

 

Bello, Francis Cesare, 1917-

 

letter, August 21, 1953

 

Bengtson, Nels August, 1879-

 

2 letters, 1953

 

Bennett, Edward, 1876-1951

 

4 letters, 1936-40

 

Included also, an article by him, "Comprehensive Systems of Units for Universal Use", 1930.

 

Bennett, Willard Harrison, 1903-

 

4 letters, 1936-45

 

Benson, George Campbell, 1919-

 

2 cards, 1948-49

 

Benveniste, Jacob, 1921-

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, March 11, 1949 and Aug. 3, 1949, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Berding, Andrew H., 1902-

 

No incoming letters; enclosure to memo, May 12, 1958, in Elmer Hutchisson correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to Hutchisson.

 

Berggren, Willard Paul, 1912-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Dec. 5, 1942, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Bergmann, Peter Gabriel, 1915-

 

letter, April 4, 1946

 

Bernal, John Desmond, 1901-

 

2 letters, 1946

 

Bernays, Edward L., 1891-

 

2 letters, 1949 and 1950

 

Berry, Clifford Edward, 1918-

 

letter, November 13, 1945

 

Bessemans, Joseph Francois Antoine Albert, 1888-

 

2 letters, 1960

 

Included also, an article by him, "A propos des phenomenes «psi»", 1960.

 

Beth, Richard Alexander, 1906-

 

7 letters, 1937-40

 

research notes, 1937

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 7, 1939, to him from DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

Bethe, Hans Albrecht, 1906-

 

7 letters, 1955

 

Copy of a telegram, Jl. 2, 1954, to him from Birge and Brode in Robert B. Brode correspondence folder.

 

Letter, May 3, 1955, to him and others and copies of letters, Ap. 1, 1954, Nov. 18, 1954, Jan. 7, 1955, and Jan. 13, 1955, to him and others and copies of letters, Feb. 10, 1955, May 10, 1955, Jl. 13, 1955, to him all from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jl. 26, 1955, to him and others from Huntoon in Robert D. Huntoon correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Aug. 10, 1955, to him from Osgood in Thomas H. Osgood correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 18, 1954, to him and Birge from Pegram in George B. Pegram correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 16, 1956, to him from Wigner in Eugene P. Wigner correspondence folder.

 

Bichowsky, Francis Russell, 1898-

 

5 letters, 1931-40

 

Binder, John Lloyd, 1906-

 

4 letters, 1946-47

 

Birdsall, Charles Kennedy, 1925-

 

memo, January 12, 1962

 

Birge, Ann Chamberlain, 1925- [Daughter-in-law]

 

No letters; papers, "Laboratory Studies for Evaluating the Biological Effects of Primary Cosmic Radiation", 1954 and "Radiation Sensitivity of Yeast Cells Grown in Aerobic and Anaerobic Environments", with Cornelius G. Tobias, 1954.

 

Announcements of lecture and newsclipping, 1956.

 

Birge, Caroline S. Raymond [Mrs. John Thaddeus] [Mother]

 

letter, no date

 

Birge, Carolyn Elizabeth [Daughter]

 

No letters, grade report, 1941

 

Birge, Edward Asahel, 1851-1950 [Uncle]

 

12 letters, 1918-48

 

3 newsclippings, 1943-50

 

Included also, article by him, "An Open Letter", 1922, and a reprint order, 1946.

 

Birge, Irene Adelaide Walsh [Wife]

 

6 letters, 1954

 

will, 1916

 

Letter, February 16, 1924, to her from Marguerite Birge in Marguerite S. Birge correspondence folder.

 

Letters, March 26, 1954, Dec. 5, 1956, Dec. 13, 1956, and Jan. 13, 1957, to her from "Carolyn" in C Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Feb. 28, 1917, to her from A. F. Labré in L Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Oct. 20, 1947, to her from Letilia C. Shrank in S Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Letter, May 4, 1927, to her from Florence V. Williams in W Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Birge, Marguerite S. [Sister]

 

letter, February 16, 1924

 

Birge, Robert Walsh, 1924- [Son]

 

letter, January 24, 1949

 

15 articles, 1950-60 & n.d.

 

Birkhoff, George David, 1884-1944

 

letter, November 4, 1940

 

Blackett, Patrick Maynard Stuart, 1897-

 

letter, June 2, 1955

 

Copies of letters, May 28, 1955 and Je. 7, 1955, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Blackwell, David Harold, 1919

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Oct. 26, 1959, to him and others from Kelly in John L. Kelly correspondence folder.

 

Blackwood, Oswald Hance, 1888-1953

 

3 letters, 1942-43

 

abstract of paper, 1942

 

Blaedel, Walter John, 1916-

 

letter, February 4, 1941

 

Blair, Julian M., 1892-

 

letter, September 3, 1938

 

Blake, Frederic Columbus, 1877-

 

4 letters, 1932-41

 

Blakeman, Edward William, 1880-

 

2 letters, 1946 and 1956

 

Bleaney, Brebis, 1915-

 

letter, January 31, 1952

 

Blewett, Myrtle Hildred, 1911-

 

letter, August 31, 1957

 

Blitzer, Leon, 1915-

 

letter, June 14, 1940

 

Bloch, Felix, 1905-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a telegram, November 6, 1952, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Bloembergen, Nicholas, 1920-

 

2 letters, 1950

 

Bloomenthal, Sidney, 1905-

 

No letters; copy of a paper, [1929], by him and Christy, "Fine Structure of the Bands in the A and D Systems of Lead Oxide", in Andrew Christy correspondence folder.

 

Blum, Harold Francis, 1899-

 

2 letters, 1939

 

Bobrovnikoff, Nicholas Theodore, 1896-

 

2 letters, 1930-31

 

Bodman, Geoffrey Baldwin, 1894-

 

4 letters, 1938-52

 

Boelter, Llewellyn Michael Kraus, 1898-

 

15 letters, 1951-53

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 11, 1938, to him and others from Derleth in Charles Derleth correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, April 29, 1936, in Benedict F. Raber correspondence folder is a copy of a memo from him and others to Baldwin M. Woods.

 

Bogue, Robert Herman, 1889-

 

letter, December 18, 1931

 

Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962

 

6 letters, 1920-26

 

2 telegrams, 1937

 

Included also, schedules and newsclippings of his trip to Berkeley in 1937 as well as notes taken at his lectures.

 

Also, photographs and paper, "Transmutation of Atomic Nuclei", 1937.

 

Bollman, Vernon Leroy, 1908-

 

letter, December 9, 1941

 

Bolt, Richard Henry, 1911-

 

2 letters, 1936 and 1937

 

Bolton, Herbert Eugene, 1870-1953

 

2 letters, 1933 and 1950

 

Bone, William Arthur, 1871-1938

 

2 letters, 1932

 

Bonnell, Allen Thomas, 1912-

 

letter, December 9, 1957

 

Bonner, Robert Nelson, 1917-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 2, 1939, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Boodin, John Elof, 1869-

 

letter, March 7, 1931

 

Boorse, Henry Abraham, 1904-

 

No incoming letters; one enclosure to letter, Aug. 19, 1955, in George B. Pegram correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Pegram.

 

Boring, Edwin Garrigues, 1886-

 

7 letters, 1962

 

Included also, article by him, "Statistical Frequencies as Dynamic Equilibra", 1941.

 

Born, Max, 1882-1970

 

No incoming letters; enclosures to letter, Jl. 9, 1940, in Otto Oldenberg correspondence folder are abstracts of letters from him and his wife to Oldenberg.

 

Bothe, Walther, 1891-1957

 

letter, July 30, 1939

 

Bourgin, David Gordon, 1900-

 

No letters; copy of a letter to Nature, Sept. 23, 1925, by him and Kemble in Edwin C. Kemble correspondence folder.

 

Bowen, Ira Sprague, 1898-

 

6 letters, 1929-42

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 9, 1946, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Bowie, Edward Hall, 1874-1943

 

2 letters, 1940

 

Bowls, Woodford Eugene, 1910-

 

2 letters, 1933 and 1934

 

Boyce, Joseph Canon, 1903-

 

6 letters, 1930-49

 

telegram, April 11, 1937

 

Boyer, Paul Delos, 1918-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Sept. 10, 1954, to him from Negus in Sidney S. Negus correspondence folder.

 

Boyer, Raymond Foster, 1910-

 

card, December 18, 1939

 

Boyle, Robert William, 1883-1955

 

letter, November 25, 1933

 

Boynton, William Pingry, 1867-1955

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, July 28, 1930, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Brackett, Frederick Sumner, 1896-

 

8 letters, 1928-35

 

Included also, article by him, "Washington Biophysical Laboratory", 1934 and 2 letters of recommendation, 1927 & n.d.

 

Copies of letters, Aug. 10, 1927 and May 15, 1929, from a secretary in California. University. Regents. correspondence folder.

 

See also Hall, Elmer Edgar.

 

Bradbury, Norris Edwin, 1909-

 

3 letters, 1931-49

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 3, 1946, to him from Brode in Robert B. Brode correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 14, 1931, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Bradley, Charles Alexander, 1905-

 

2 letters, 1931

 

Bradley, Richard Crane, 1922-

 

letter, December 19, 1950

 

Bragg, William Lawrence, 1890-

 

letter, April 23, 1945

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 16, 1945, to him from Siegbahn in Manne K. G. Siegbahn correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Sept. 29, 1944, Nov. 27, 1944 and Mar. 9, 1945, to him from Warren in Bertram E. Warren correspondence folder.

 

Brakel, Henry Louis, 1876-

 

letter, April 9, 1934

 

Brandwein, Paul Franz, 1914-

 

2 letters, 1955

 

Brattain, Walter Houser, 1902-

 

letter, February 15, 1955

 

Copies of letters, Feb. 7, 1955 and Mar. 1, 1955, to him and Bardeen from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Brauer, Oscar Leo, 1884-

 

letter, March 1, 1940

 

Bray, William Crowell, 1879-1946

 

letter, November 2, 1928

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 14, 1928, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Breit, Gregory, 1899-

 

letter, May 1, 1939

 

Brenner, Clarence Dietz, 1892-

 

letter, April 10, 1944

 

Brewer, Charles Edward, 1866-1941

 

letter, March 21, 1933

 

Brewington, Gail Paul, 1900-

 

2 letters, 1951 and 1952

 

Brice, Brooks Arthur, 1904-

 

letter, January 22, 1930

 

Included also, article by him, "Band Spectrum of Silver Chloride", 1930.

 

Brickwedde, Ferdinand Graft, 1903-

 

3 letters, 1937-41

 

Copy of a letter to Nature, January 1934, by him and others in Harold C. Urey correspondence folder.

 

Bridgman, Percy Williams, 1882-1961

 

letter, August 7, 1961

 

Briggs, Lyman James, 1874-1963

 

5 letters, 1938-41

 

telegram, July 5, 1941

 

Included also, an article by him, "The National Standards of "Measurement", 1939.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 22, 1938, to him from Ruark in Arthur E. Ruark correspondence folder.

 

Brink, Frank, 1910-

 

letter, March 16, 1964

 

Brode, Robert Bigham, 1900-1986

 

37 letters, 1932-61

 

37 memos, 1929-57

 

4 telegrams, 1931-63

 

Enclosure to letter, Sept. 15, 1947, in Birge's outgoing letters is a copy of a memo from him to Birge.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 9, 1946, to him from Bradbury in Norris E. Bradbury correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 17, 1939, to him from Bush in Vannevar Bush correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Aug. 12, 1931, to him from the secretary in California. University. Regents correspondence folder.

 

Letters, Sept. 24, 1954 and Oct. 11, 1954, and a copy of a letter, May 31, 1955, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Mar. 6, 1951, in William R. Dennes correspondence folder is a copy of a telegram to him from Ralph E. Himstead.

 

Copy of a letter, May 28, 1951, to him from Dennes in William R. Dennes correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 20, 1938, to him from Deutsch in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Mar. 7, 1957, in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from DuMond.

 

Copies of letters, Mar. 8, 1932, and Mar. 19, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Nov. 27, 1948, to him from Holton in Gerald J. Holton correspondence folder.

 

Memo, Mar. 5, 1946, from him and others in Francis A. Jenkins correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Aug. 30, 1956, in Charles Kittel correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Kittel.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 15, 1954 and Sept. 27, 1956, and copy of a memo, Je. 8, 1948, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 18, 1934, to him from McFarland in Thomas C. McFarland correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 2, 1957, to him from McMillen in James H. McMillen correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 14, 1929, to him from Millikan in Robert A. Millikan correspondence folder.

 

Letter, [ca. 1957], to him and others from Negus in Sidney S. Negus correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 23, 1934, to him and Victor F. Lenzen from Younger in John E. Younger correspondence folder.

 

Brode, Wallace Reed, 1900-

 

8 letters, 1950-58

 

Bronk, Detlev Wulf, 1897-

 

7 letters, 1946-60

 

3 memos, 1945-47

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 15, 1960, to him from the executive assistant in California. University. President correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 8, 1948, to him from Pearson in Oliver P. Pearson correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Je. 2, 1947, in Raymond L. Zwemer correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Lemen J. Wells.

 

Brooks, Frederick Augustus, 1895-

 

4 letters, 1933-35

 

Brooks, Harvey, 1915-

 

letter, March 4, 1958

 

Brown, Clarence William, 1902-1971

 

letter, June 10, 1957

 

memo, November 16, 1956

 

Copy of a memo, Ap. 9, 1954, to him and others from Davisson in Malcolm M. Davisson correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 22, 1957, to him from Fretter in William B. Fretter correspondence folder.

 

Brown, Earl Theodore, 1890-

 

letter, July 7, 1930

 

Brown, Edmund Gerald "Pat", 1905-

 

letter, April 19, 1966

 

Brown, Fay Cluff, 1881-

 

letter, December 17, 1926

 

Brown, Frederick Lyons, 1890-

 

letter, January 19, 1931

 

Brown, Robert Reginald, 1923-

 

letter, August 31, 1949

 

Brown, Sanborn Conner, 1913-

 

2 letters, 1951 and 1956

 

Brown, Simpson LeRoy, 1881-

 

3 letters, 1941-43

 

résumé, 1957

 

Brown, Thomas Benjamin, 1892-

 

letter, September 16, 1946

 

Brown, Weldon Grant, 1908

 

2 letters, 1945

 

Brown, William Fuller, 1904-

 

letter, April 6, 1948

 

Brownell, William Arthur, 1895-

 

letter, November 9, 1955

 

Bruce, Harold Lawton, 1887-

 

10 letters, 1931-33

 

5 memos, 1931-33

 

Copies of letters, Oct. 8, 1931, Oct. 19, 1931, Nov. 2, 1931, May 12, 1932, Oct. 7, 1932 and Oct. 17, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Buchta, J. William, 1895-

 

49 letters, 1935-64

 

2 telegrams, 1947

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 11, 1939, Ap. 17, 1939, Ap. 20, 1939, to him and others from DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 30, 1939, to him and others from Houston in William V. Houston correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 12, 1942, to him and others from Ingersoll in Leonard R. Ingersoll correspondence folder.

 

Buechner, William Weber, 1914-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Dec. 12, 1957, to him from Mattauch in Josef H. E. Mattauch correspondence folder.

 

Buell, Jesse Howard, 1901-

 

letter, February 18, 1936

 

Buffington, Ralph Mulvaney, 1896-

 

2 letters, 1930

 

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

 

4 letters, 1951-55

 

Bumstead, Henry Andrews, 1870-1920

 

letter, March 30, 1917

 

Burbank, Cecil Johnnie, 1908-

 

2 letters, 1945

 

telegram, November 15, 1945

 

Burd, John Sedgwick, 1876-

 

letter, January 28, 1929

 

Copies of letters, Feb. 21, 1931 and Feb. 25, 1931, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Burgess, George Kimball, 1874-1932

 

letter, May 8, 1929

 

Burkhard, Donald George, 1918-

 

2 letters, 1942

 

Burnham, George Hyndman, 1909-

 

letter, January 8, 1945. Re American Institute of Physics.

 

Burns, Keivin, 1881-1958

 

2 letters, 1915 and 1924

 

Burr, Alexander Carothers, 1901-

 

2 letters, 1932 and 1947

 

Bush, Vannevar, 1890-

 

letter, November 17, 1939

 

telegram, November 27, 1945

 

Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947

 

letter, April 5, 1932

 

Byck, Harold Theodore, 1902-

 

3 letters, 1931-33

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 4, 1931, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Byerly, Perry, 1897-

 

16 letters, 1933-55

 

Copy of a memo, Ap. 9, 1954, to him and others from Davisson in Malcolm M. Davisson correspondence folder.

C-D

 

California. University. President

 

83 letters, 1924-61

 

California. University. Press

 

11 letters, 1925-52 & n.d.

 

California. University. Regents

 

88 letters, 1919-61

 

California. University, Berkeley

 

284 letters, 1918-68

 

2 cards, 1936-38

 

telegram, April 26, 1957

 

California. University, Berkeley. Dept. of Physics

 

72 letters, 1916-62

 

28 memos, 1930-57

 

Lick Observatory

 

3 letters, 1942

 

2 notices, 1942

 

newsclipping, 1945

 

See also Aitken, Robert Grant; Wright, William Hammond.

 

California. University, Los Angeles

 

6 letters, 1942-55

 

Camp, Burton Howard, 1880-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Nov. 3, 1932, to him from Shewhart in Walter A. Shewhart correspondence folder.

 

Camp, Glen Darwin, 1904-

 

3 letters, 1934-45

 

Campbell, George Ashley, 1870-1954

 

2 letters, 1934

 

Included also, articles by him, "Three Superflous Systems of Electromagnetic Units", 1932 and "A Definitive System of Units", 1933.

 

Campbell, William Wallace, 1862-1938

 

10 letters, 1923-33

 

Copies of letters, Mar. 12, 1926, Ap. 27, 1926, Mar. 10, 1927, Mar. 10, 1927, Ap. 8, 1927, Feb. 29, 1928, Mar. 1, 1928, Ap. 26, 1928, Mar. 25, 1929, Ap. 25, 1929, Mar. 5, 1930, and Ap. 29, 1930, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to a copy of a letter, Dec. 4, 1928, in Walter M. Hart correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to the chairman of the Student Welfare Council.

 

Copies of letters, Dec. 16, 1926 and May 5, 1927, to him from Leuschner in Armin O. Leuschner correspondence folder.

 

Enclosures to letters, Jan. 10, 1935, in Armin O. Leuschner correspondence folder are a copy of a letter from him to Leuschner and one from Leuschner to him.

 

Enclosures to letter, Oct. 26, 1926, in Ralph S. Minor correspondence folder are copies of letters from him to Minor.

 

Canfield, Eugene H., 1923-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 11, 1949, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Carpenter, Edwin Francis, 1898-

 

letter, January 22, 1925

 

Carr, Archie Fairly, 1909-

 

letter, May 1, 1956

 

Carter, Edna, 1872-

 

letter, June 26, 1938

 

Some information about Margaret Nast Lewis.

 

Caswell, Albert Edward, 1884-

 

telegram, November 22, 1945

 

Cattell, Jacques, 1904-1960

 

6 letters, 1939-54

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 18, 1945, to him from Lawrence in John Hundale Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Cattell, James McKeen, 1860-1944

 

9 letters, 1926-40

 

4 memos, 1926-41 & n.d.

 

Included also, articles by him, "The Biographical Directory of Leaders in Education", 1930 and "The Future Control of School and Society", 1934.

 

Enclosure to letter, Je. 15, 1926, in Noah E. Dorsey correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Dorsey.

 

Copy of a letter, Aug. 27, 1926, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Cell, John W., 1907-

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, Mar. 2, 1946, Mar. 14, 1946, Ap. 6, 1946, May 6, 1946, Je. 1, 1946, Je. 13, 1946, to him and others from Dodge in Homer L. Dodge correspondence folder.

 

Cence, Robert J., 1930

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, May 9, 1952, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Chaffee, Emory Leon, 1885-

 

letter, October 11, 1930

 

Chalkley, Lyman, 1898-

 

letter, April 14, 1947

 

Chamberlain, Owen, 1920-

 

5 letters, 1950-57

 

4 memos, 1949-53

 

newsclippings and press releases re his 1955 research and 1959 Nobel Prize won jointly with Emilio Segrè

 

Chamberlain, William Edward, 1892-

 

No letters; copy of a citation, December 10, 1948

 

Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan, 1910-

 

letter, April 19, 1950

 

Chaney, Ralph Works, 1890-1971

 

2 letters, 1945 and 1954

 

Chant, Clarence Augustus, 1865-1956

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Je. 27, 1955, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Chao, Yuen Ren, 1892-

 

letter, May 18, 1956

 

Chapman, Seville, 1912-

 

9 letters, 1936-55

 

Chasson, Robert Lee, 1919-

 

5 letters, 1948-50

 

Chernin, Milton, 1910-

 

10 letters, 1953-60

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 6, 1951, to him and others from Dennes in William R. Dennes correspondence folder.

 

Chew, Geoffrey Foucar, 1924-

 

5 letters, 1950-62

 

memo, June 3, 1960

 

Letter, Ap. 11, 1960, to him from Dalitz in Richard H. Dalitz correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 29, 1962, to him from Moyer in Burton J. Moyer correspondence folder.

 

Child, Clement Dexter, 1868-1933

 

letter, April 21, 1924

 

Chrétien, C. Douglas, 1904-1969

 

2 letters, 1947 and 1957

 

Copies of letters, Sept. 28, 1954, Oct. 21, 1954, and May 10, 1955, to him from Lawrence in John H. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, May 11, 1956, in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Loeb.

 

Christensen, Carl Joseph, 1901-

 

letter, April 28, 1930

 

Christy, Andrew, 1898-

 

15 letters, 1928-32

 

6 papers by him, 1928-29

 

Copy of a letter, June 13, 1929, to him from Frost in Edwin B. Frost correspondence folder.

 

Christy, Robert Frederick, 1916-

 

3 letters, 1938-41

 

Included also, papers by him, "A Precise Determination of the Fine Structure Constant", 1940 and "Precise Determination of the Fine Structure Constant from X-ray Spin Doublet Splitting" with J. M. Keller, 1942.

 

Chupp, Edward Lowell, 1927-

 

letter, April 21, 1953

 

Clark, David Delano, 1924-

 

2 letters, 1950 & n.d.

 

Clark, John Robert, 1911-

 

letter, November 16, 1942

 

Clark, John Wesley, 1915-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 16, 1935, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Clark, Walter Ernest, 1873-1955

 

letter, March 14, 1933

 

Clausen, Roy Elwood, 1891-1956

 

3 letters, 1931-36

 

Clay, Jacob, 1882-1955

 

letter, January 10, 1949

 

Claypool, Lawrence Leonard, 1907-

 

letter, December 4, 1939

 

Clevelend, Forrest Fenton, 1906-

 

card, May 30, 1945

 

Clogston, Albert McCavour, 1917-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 28, 1938, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Coblentz, William Weber, 1873-1962

 

4 letters, 1921-29

 

Cohen, E. Richard, 1922-

 

13 letters, 1947-60

 

7 articles, 1948-63

 

Enclosure to letter, Oct. 31, 1951, in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder is a copy of a paper by him and DuMond and enclosure to letter, Jl. 12, 1956, is also a copy of a paper by him and DuMond.

 

Reprint, January 1938, by him and DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Mar. 17, 1956, in Giovanni Polvani correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Polvani.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 17, 1958, to him from Waddington in Guy Waddington correspondence folder.

 

Cohn, Byron Emanuel, 1901-

 

letter, February 22, 1949

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 21, 1949, to him from Brode in Robert B. Brode correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 1, 1949, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Coker, William Chambers, 1872-1953

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Aug. 13, 1934, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Colby, Walter Francis, 1880-

 

6 letters, 1923-58

 

Cole, Alfred Dodge, 1861-1928

 

4 letters, 1917

 

Coleman, Francis Fleming, 1908-

 

letter, July 21, 1931

 

Coleman, John Sherrard, 1914-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Sept. 29, 1955, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Committee for Foreign Correspondence

 

6 letters, 1946-48

 

memo material

 

Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962

 

17 letters, 1921-49

 

2 telegrams, 1928 and 1931

 

Compton, Karl Taylor, 1887-1954

 

13 letters, 1924-40

 

See subject series Lecture Notes for notes taken at his lectures given July, 1928.

 

Comstock, George Cary, 1855-1934

 

2 letters, 1919

 

Condit, Richard Ingels, 1918-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 28, 1938, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Condliffe, John Bell, 1891-

 

letter, May 8, 1950

 

Condon, Edward Uhler, 1902-1974

 

28 letters, 1926-59

 

telegram, May 26, 1944

 

3 newsclippings, 1954

 

7 articles, 1926-34

 

Letter, Sept. 3, 1926, to him from a secretary in California. University. Press correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 24, 1960, to him from Wolfe in Hugh C. Wolfe correspondence folder.

 

See subject series Lecture Notes for notes taken at his February 16, 1926 lecture.

 

Conrad, Herbert Spencer, 1904-

 

6 letters, 1936-38

 

Included also, article by him and Ruth H. Kruse, "A Seven Decimal Table of the Area (alpha) Under the Unit Normal Curve, For Abscissae Expressed in Terms of P.E.", 1937.

 

Constance, Lincoln, 1909-

 

14 letters, 1955-62

 

2 memos, 1952 and 1959

 

Copy of a letter, Aug. 18, 1955, to him from Inglis in David R. Inglis correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, May 9, 1958 and Jan. 20, 1959, to him from Kittel in Charles Kittel correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 5, 1959, to him from Turner in Francis J. Turner correspondence folder.

 

Cook, Clarence Sharp, 1918-

 

letter, September 28, 1955

 

program, 1955

 

Re U.S. Naval Radiological Defense Laboratory

 

Cook, Samuel Richard, 1865-

 

8 letters, 1938-46

 

Included also, papers by him, "A Reply to a Criticism of My Paper `On a Radiant Energy Theory of Light by Raymond T. Birge, Ph.D.'", [1938] and "Facts, Principles and Hypotheses Necessary to the Understanding of the Radiant Energy Theory of Radiation", 194?.

 

Cook, Sherburne Friend, 1896-

 

3 letters, 1947-51

 

Copy of a letter, Aug. 21, 1951, to him and copy of a letter, Dec. 16, 1949, to him and others from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 8, 1950, to him from Segrè in Emilio Segrè correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 9, 1950, to him from Tobias in Cornelius A. Tobias correspondence folder.

 

Cooksey, Charlton Dows, 1883-

 

letter, October 7, 1931

 

Cooksey, Donald, 1892-

 

25 letters, 1930-59 & n.d.

 

article about him, 1959

 

Copy of a letter, Jl. 25, 1938, to him from Deutsch in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder.

 

Reprint, Dec. 15, 1936, by him and Lawrence in Ernest O. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 25, 1948, to him from Segrè in Emilio Segrè correspondence folder.

 

Coolidge, William David, 1873-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 16, 1934, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Coomes, Edward Arthur, 1909-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 3, 1957, to him from McMillen in James H. McMillen correspondence folder.

 

Cooper, Eugene Perry, 1915-

 

letter, October 10, 1938

 

Cope, Thomas Darlington, 1880-

 

3 letters, 1934-43

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 1, 1943, to him from Kirkpatrick in Paul H. Kirkpatrick correspondence folder.

 

Corben, Herbert Charles, 1918-

 

letter, January 9, 1950

 

Cornell, Samuel Douglas, 1915-

 

letter, received October 25, 1955

 

Corner, George Washington, 1889-

 

letter, June 28, 1948

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 10, 1947, to him from Jewett in Frank B. Jewett correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 2, 1947, to him and others from Zwemer in Raymund L. Zwemer correspondence folder.

 

Cornog, Robert Alden, 1912-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 1, 1938, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Corson, Dale Raymond, 1914-

 

2 letters, 1937

 

Coryell, Charles Dubois, 1912-1971

 

2 letters, 1943

 

telegram, November 7, 1945

 

Coster, Dirk, 1889-

 

letter, September 6, 1933

 

Cottrell, Frederick Gardner, 1877-1948

 

2 letters, 1928 and 1941

 

Cragoe, Carl Susan, 1893-

 

2 letters, 1941

 

Included also, a galley proof of an article by him, "Slopes of the p v Isotherms of Some Thermometric Gases at Pressures Below Two Atmospheres", 1941.

 

Crane, Evan Jay, 1889-1967

 

22 letters, 1920-35

 

Crane, Horace Richard, 1907-

 

4 letters, 1947-50

 

Cravath, Austin Melville, 1900-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter of recommendation, Feb. 18, 1928, from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Crawford, Russell Tracy, 1876-1958

 

4 letters, 1937-40

 

Letter, Oct. 21, 1940, to him from Curtis in Heber D. Curtis correspondence folder.

 

Letters, Oct. 18, 1940, Oct. 23, 1940, and Ap. 21, 1941, to him from Ross in Frank E. Ross correspondence folder.

 

Crew, Henry, 1859-1953

 

11 letters, 1924-49

 

Crew, William Henry, 1899-

 

3 letters, 1949-55

 

Crittenden, Eugene Casson, 1880-1956

 

18 letters, 1929-54

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 18, 1936, to him from Webster in David L. Webster correspondence folder.

 

Crocker, William Henry, 1861-1937

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Sept. 11, 1936, to him from Lawrence in Ernest O. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Croft, Huber Ogilvie, 1896-

 

letter, May 10, 1947

 

Copies of letters, Mar. 2, 1946, Mar. 14, 1946, Ap. 6, 1946, May 6, 1946, Je. 1, 1946, and Je. 13, 1946, to him and others from Dodge in Homer L. Dodge correspondence folder.

 

Crooker, Arthur Mervyn, 1909-

 

7 letters, 1949-58

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 27, 1950, to him from White in Harvey E. White correspondence folder.

 

Cross, Charles Robert, 1848-1921

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, August 16, 1916, April 17, 1917, October 20, 1917, November 17, 1917, April 29, 1918, May 1, 1918, November 21, 1919, April 24, 1920, and April 25, 1921, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Crouch, Winston Winford, 1907-

 

letter, March 28, 1951

 

Crout, Prescott Durand, 1907-

 

letter, September 29, 1942

 

Crowe, Kenneth Morse, 1926-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 11, 1949, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Cruess, William Vere, 1886-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 5, 1948, to him from Woods in Baldwin M. Woods correspondence folder.

 

Crum, William Leonard

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, Oct. 7, 1955, Oct. 19, 1955, Nov. 28, 1955, Dec. 14, 1955, Dec. 29, 1955, Jan. 11, 1956, Jan. 26, 1956, Feb. 10, 1956, to him and others from Dennes in William R. Dennes correspondence folder.

 

Curtis, Heber Doust, 1872-1942

 

letter, October 21, 1940

 

Curtis, Harvey Lincoln, 1875-1956

 

3 letters, 1939-44

 

Curtis, W. E.

 

18 letters, 1919-36

 

Included also, article by him and A. Harvey, "Properties of the He 2 Rotation Terms", 1929.

 

Included because of his research on band spectra of He 2.

 

Cutkosky, Richard Edwin, 1928-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 26, 1961, to him from Hutchisson in Elmer Hutchisson correspondence folder.

 

Daggett, Stuart, 1881-1954

 

2 letters, 1946 and 1947

 

Dahm, Thomas Matthew, 1887-

 

letter, March 2, 1932

 

Dalitz, Richard Henry, 1925-

 

letter, April 11, 1960

 

Included also, biographical form, 1960, and misc. office memos about his employment at the Lawrence Radiation Lab in 1961.

 

Copy of letter, Mar. 4, 1960, to him from Chew in Geoffrey F. Chew correspondence folder.

 

Dalziel, Charles Francis, 1904-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Dec. 18, 1948, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Dancoff, Sidney M., 1913-

 

2 letters, 1937 and 1939

 

Daniels, Farrington, 1889-

 

2 letters, 1937 and 1943

 

Darrow, Karl Kelchner, 1891-

 

311 letters, 1932-61. Mostly re the American Physical Society.

 

12 cards, 1936-48

 

12 telegrams, 1942-56

 

Included also, are his article, "Some Contemporary Advances in Physics--XVI Classical Theory of Light Second Part", 1928, and the 1941 report of the subcommittee on nuclear masses and isotopic ratio of the N.R.C. Committee on Fundamental Physical Constants.

 

Copy of a letter, May, 18, 1956, to him from Alpert in Daniel Alpert correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Dec. 23, 1955, to him from J. Moreau Brown in B miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 20, 1955, to him from Ball in Thomas F. Ball correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Feb. 18, 1955 and Oct. 17, 1955, to him from Bardeen in John Bardeen correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 17, 1956, to him from Barton in Henry A. Barton correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 4, 1943, to him from Beeck in Otto A. Beeck correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Jan. 12, 1955, Feb. 7, 1955, Feb. 7, 1955, and May 6, 1955, to him from Bethe in Hans A. Bethe correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 24, 1949, to him from Robert Birge in Robert W. Birge correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 2, 1955, to him from Blackett in Patrick M.S. Blackett correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 19, 1954, to him from Brode in Robert B. Brode correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 22, 1949, to him from Cohn in Byron E. Cohn correspondence folder.

 

Enclosures to letters, Oct. 4, 1943, and Nov. 17, 1943, in Alexander Goetz correspondence folder are copies of letters to him from Goetz.

 

Copies of letters, May 11, 1955, and Feb. 28, 1956, to him from Huntoon in Robert D. Huntoon correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 3, 1960, to him from Hutchisson in Elmer Hutchisson correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 27, 1947, to him from Kaplan in Joseph Kaplan correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Je. 9, 1955, to him from Keys in David A. Keys correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, May 27, 1943 and Aug. 20, 1943, to him from Kirkpatrick in Paul H. Kirkpatrick correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, May 23, 1955, to him from Kittel and copy of a letter, Jan. 14, 1956, to him from Kittel and others in Charles Kittel correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, May 11, 1944, to him from Kurbatov in John I. D. Kurbatov correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Oct. 3, 1944, to him from Millikan and Oct. 11, 1944, to him from Millikan's secretary in Robert A. Millikan correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 1, 1941, to him from Nier in Alfred O. C. Nier correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, May 3, 1955 and May 31, 1955, to him from Nierenberg in William A. Nierenberg correspondence folder.

 

Telegram, Nov. 25, 1954, and copies of letters, Sept. 28, 1955 and Feb. 9, 1955, to him from Osgood in Thomas E. Osgood correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 25, 1943, to him from Pauling in Linus C. Pauling correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Aug. 19, 1955, in George B. Pegram correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Pegram.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 11, 1955, to him from Quarles in Donald A. Quarles correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 16, 1955, to him from Schiff in Leonard I. Schiff correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 16, 1956, to him from Seitz in Frederick Seitz correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 23, 1956, to him from Slepian in Joseph Slepian correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 7, 1955, to him from Taylor in Raymond L. Taylor correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Feb. 28, 1955, to him and Birge from Van Vleck in John H. Van Vleck correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 20, 1943, to him from Weniger in Willibald Weniger correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Feb. 23, 1955 and May 18, 1956, to him from Wigner in Eugene P. Wigner correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 23, 1954, to him from Wolfle in Dael L. Wolfle correspondence folder.

 

Darwin, Charles Galton, 1887-1962

 

3 letters, 1932-40

 

telegram, April 22, 1932

 

Copies of letters, Mar. 8, 1932 and Je. 15, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Daunt, John Gilbert, 1913-

 

letter, February 9, 1955

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 11, 1955, to him from Kittel in Charles Kittel correspondence folder.

 

Davey, Wheeler Pedlar, 1886-1959

 

7 letters, 1927-41

 

Enclosure to letter, Feb. 27, 1941, in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to Robert G. Sproul.

 

Davis, Alva Raymond, 1887-1965

 

38 letters, 1947-1955

 

memo, February 17, 1953

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 30, 1948, to him from Ballard in Stanley S. Ballard correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 3, 1948, to him from Dennison in David M. Dennison correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 30, 1953, to him from Gamow in George Gamow correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 4, 1954, to him from Lawrence in John H. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 10, 1947, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 24, 1949, to him from Oppenheimer in J. Robert Oppenheimer correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a memo, Jan. 10, 1955, to him from Pitzer and copy of a memo, Dec. 5, 1951, to him and others from Pitzer in Kenneth S. Pitzer correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 11, 1953, to him from Sproul in Robert G. Sproul correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, May 4, 1954, to him from Wentzel in Gregor Wentzel correspondence folder.

 

Davis, Bergen, 1869-1958

 

letter, June 5, 1924

 

Davis, Harvey Nathaniel, 1881-1952

 

letter, March 22, 1933

 

Davis, Sumner Prindle, 1924-

 

6 letters, 1950-62

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 27, 1962, to him from Ellis in William N. Ellis correspondence folder.

 

Davis, Thomas, 1909-

 

letter, April 13, 1938

 

Davis, William Howard, 1922-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 6, 1962, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Davisson, Malcolm MacNiven, 1907-

 

memo, April 9, 1954

 

Dawson, David Haigh, 1908-

 

4 letters, 1933

 

See also Johnston, Herrick Lee

 

Day, Besse Beulah, 1895-

 

letter, May 4, 1948

 

Debeau, David Edmund, 1916-

 

2 letters, 1942

 

Deeds, William Edward, 1920-

 

letter, November 15, 1942

 

Dees, Bowen Causey, 1917-

 

letter, August 13, 1954

 

Deming, William Edwards, 1900-

 

310 letters, 1931-58

 

2 cards, 1932 and 1935

 

10 memos, 1934-37

 

telegram, May 23, 1938

 

13 articles, 1932-37

 

research notes, ca. 1936

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 9, 1934, to him from the editorial secretary in the American Institute of Physics correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 26, 1934, to him from Norman R. Campbell in C Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 25, 1934, to him from Fisher in Sir Ronald A. Fisher correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 2, 1937, to him from Jeffreys in Harold Jeffreys correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 10, 1934, to him from Lotka in Alfred J. Lotka correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 29, 1934, to him from McEwen in George F. McEwen correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, May 23, 1942, to him from V. Nekrassoff in N Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 23, 1937, to him from Neyman in Jerzy Neyman correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 25, 1935, to him from Pearson in Egon S. Pearson correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Sept. 6, 1934 and Sept. 30, 1937, to him from Rider in Paul R. Rider correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 29, 1934, to him from Sasuly in Max Sasuly correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 26, 1934, to him from Scarbrough in James B. Scarbrough correspondence folder.

 

Letters, Nov. 29, 1932 and Nov. 1, 1938, to him from Shewhart in Walter A. Shewhart correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 5, 1934, to him from Sterne in Theodore E. Sterne correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 28, 1935, to him from Treloar in Alan E. Treloar correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Ap. 22, 1935, in Alan E. Treloar correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to Treloar.

 

Copy of a letter, Sept. 14, 1934, to him from Weaver in Warren Weaver correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Feb. 2, 1933, to him from Wilkinson in Roger I. Wilkinson correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, May 27, 1937, Je. 3, 1937, and Je. 14, 1937, to him from Wilks in Samuel S. Wilks correspondence folder.

 

Note attached to letter, Dec. 3, 1934, in Edwin B. Wilson correspondence folder is from him to Birge.

 

See also subject series Research Notes, the statistics section, for Birge's notes on his work.

 

Dempster, Arthur Jeffrey, 1886-1950

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Sept. 10, 1927, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Dempster, Richard Roy, 1908-

 

letter, November 15, 1933

 

Dennes, William Ray, 1898-

 

17 letters, 1949-55

 

24 memos, 1949-56

 

Enclosure to letter, Je. 15, 1949, in John R. Green correspondence folder is a letter from him to Green.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 18, 1953, to him from Latimer in Wendell M. Latimer correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, May 13, 1955, to him from Pitzer in Kenneth S. Pitzer correspondence folder.

 

Dennison, David Mathias, 1900-

 

5 letters, 1928-48

 

telegram, December 10, 1947

 

DePangher, John, 1918-

 

letter, November 3, 1941

 

Derleth, Charles, 1874-1956

 

7 letters, 1936-43

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 29, 1940, to him and others from Deutsch in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 1, 1938, to him from Foote in Francis S. Foote correspondence folder.

 

Dershem, Elmer, 1881-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Je. 12, 1929, to him from the secretary in California. University. Regents correspondence folder.

 

Dessauer, Gerhard, 1910-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 1, 1939, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Deutsch, Monroe Emanuel, 1879-1955

 

152 letters, 1927-51

 

37 memos, 1928-46 & n.d.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 8, 1947, to him from Allison in Samuel K. Allison correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 26, 1938, to him from Brode in Robert B. Brode correspondence folder.

 

Draft of a letter, Nov. 16, 1938, to him from Cooksey in Donald Cooksey correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 13, 1928, Dec. 11, 1929, Feb. 26, 1931, Jl. 3, 1931, Mar. 23, 1932, Je. 4, 1932, Je. 4, 1932, Je. 14, 1932, Sept. 2, 1932, and Sept. 2, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Nov. 29, 1945 and Jan. 24, 1946, to him from Hicks in John D. Hicks correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 3, 1945, to him from Hutchison in Claude B. Hutchison correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 22, 1946, to him from Jones in Harold E. Jones correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 31, 1946, to him from Knudsen in Vern O. Knudsen correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 3, 1947, Ap. 21, 1947, and May 29, 1947, to him from Lawrence in John H. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 19, 1933, to him from Leuschner in Armin O. Leuschner correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jl. 17, 1940, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Nov. 23, 1945 and Feb. 11, 1946, to him from Meyer in Karl F. Meyer correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Jan. 25, 1935 and Sept. 11, 1935, to him from Minor in Ralph S. Minor correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Mar. 3, 1937, in Charles W. Porter correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Porter.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 15, 1947, to him from Seitz in Frederick Seitz correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Nov. 29, 1945 and Jan. 23, 1946, to him from Sverdrup in Harald U. Sverdrup correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Oct. 16, 1945 and Dec. 6, 1945, to him from Woods in Baldwin M. Woods correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Aug. 7, 1945, in Baldwin M. Woods correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him.

 

See also subject series University of California.

 

Deutsch, Robert William, 1924-

 

letter, February 25, 1950

 

Dewey, Edward Russell, 1895-

 

2 letters, 1955

 

DeWitt, Bryce Seligman, 1923-

 

No letters; copy of his paper, "New Directions for Research in the Theory of Gravitation" [ca. 1952].

 

7 issues of "Summer School Newsletter" published with his wife, Cecile M. DeWitt, 1952-54.

 

DeWitt, Cecile Morette, 1922-

 

4 letters, 1952-55

 

Included also, 3 short biographies, 1952-55, and various official request forms.

 

Dieke, Gerhard Heinrich, 1901-

 

17 letters, 1925-51

 

Included also, papers by him, "The Structure of the Ultraviolet Spectrum of the Hydrogen Molecule", 1926, "The Structure of the Atmospheric Absorption Bands of Oxygen", with H. D. Babcock, 1927, and "The Structure of the Third Positive Group of CO- bands", 1932.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 10, 1955, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 27, 1948, to him from Davis in Alva R. Davis correspondence folder.

 

Dillon, John Andrew, 1923-

 

letter, March 15, 1956

 

Dillon, John Henry, 1905-

 

letter, February 24, 1958

 

Dingle, Herbert, 1890-

 

letter, September 14, 1942

 

Ditchburn, Robert William, 1903-

 

letter, January 30, 1942

 

Dodd, Laurence Ellsworth, 1886-

 

13 letters, 1931-44

 

Copies of letters, Je. 18, 1931, Aug. 27, 1931, and Oct. 18, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Mar. 22, 1937 and copy of a letter, Feb. 26, 1937, to him and others from Kirkpatrick in Paul H. Kirkpatrick correspondence folder.

 

Dodd, Paul Albert, 1902-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Oct. 10, 1952, to him from Boelter in Llewellyn M. K. Boelter correspondence folder.

 

Dodge, Homer Levi, 1887-

 

21 letters, 1938-48

 

Dolan, Winthrop Wiggin, 1909-

 

letter, October 14, 1954

 

Dole, Malcolm, 1903-

 

letter, September 19, 1939

 

Donahue, Thomas Michael, 1921-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 4, 1942, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Donald, William Goodricke, 1889-

 

6 letters, 1951-53

 

Letter, Oct. 29, 1953, to him from the Dept. of Occupational Health in California. University. Berkeley correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 5, 1953, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Donhowe, John M., 1926-

 

letter, February 21, 1950

 

Donner, William Henry, 1864-1953

 

letter, October 1, 1946

 

Copies of letters, Je. 12, 1946, Sept. 24, 1946, Oct. 3, 1946, Nov. 27, 1946, Jan. 2, 1947, Jan. 18, 1947, and Feb. 10, 1947, to him from John Lawrence in John H. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Dec. 21, 1948, in John H. Lawrence correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Gail Stephens.

 

Dorn, John Emil, 1909-1971

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 4, 1955, to him from Kerr in Clark Kerr correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a memo, Jan. 7, 1955, to him and others in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Dorsey, Noah Ernest, 1873-

 

29 letters, 1926-42

 

Dowley, Mark William, 1934-

 

No incoming letters; short biography, 1959

 

employment forms, 1959-62

 

Copies of letters, both March 2, 1959, to him from Hahn in Erwin L. Hahn correspondence folder.

 

Dresch, Francis William, 1913-

 

letter, November 8, 1937

 

Dresden, Max, 1918-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Oct. 24, 1957, to him from Nierenberg in William A. Nierenberg correspondence folder.

 

Dreyfus, Bernard, 1927-

 

2 letters, 1962

 

Included also, a short biography, 1962, and various forms and letters re his appointment as a visiting professor, 1962.

 

Dryden, Hugh Latimer, 1898-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Oct. 5, 1955, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 5, 1950, to him from Robbins in William J. Robbins correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Dec. 3, 1958, in Kenneth S. Pitzer correspondence folder is a copy of a letter from him to Pitzer.

 

Duane, William, 1872-1935

 

5 letters, 1922-29

 

DuBridge, Lee Alvin, 1901-

 

13 letters, 1934-52

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 4, 1948, to him from Ernest Lawrence in Ernest O. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 17, 1949, to him from Schiff in Leonard I. Schiff correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Aug. 18, 1948 and Sept. 21, 1948, to him from Worthing in Archie G. Worthing correspondence folder.

 

Duckworth, Henry Edmison, 1915-

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, May 31, 1957 and Dec. 9, 1957, to him from DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

One enclosure to a letter, July 26, 1957, in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from DuMond.

 

Duff, Alexander Wilmer, 1864-1951

 

3 letters, 1926-32

 

Duffendock, Ora Stanley, 1890-

 

4 letters, 1924-27

 

See also Hulthen, Erik.

 

DuMond, Jesse William Monroe, 1892-

 

158 letters, 1933-64

 

17 articles, 1939-63

 

Some figures and charts in Oversize

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 11, 1939, to him from Beth in Richard A. Beth correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 24, 1939, to him and Frank G. Dunnington from Buchta in J. William Buchta correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 25, 1956, to him from Cohen in E. Richard Cohen correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Je. 15, 1956, to him from R. Deaglio in D Miscellaneous correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Mar. 31, 1939, in Frank G. Dunnington correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Dunnington.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 11, 1939 and Ap. 20, 1939, to him and others from Dunnington in Frank G. Dunnington correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 24, 1950, to him from Eisenhart in Churchill Eisenhart correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 30, 1939, to him and others from Houston in William V. Houston correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Nov. 20, 1956 and Dec. 11, 1956, to him from Huntoon in Robert D. Huntoon correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, Nov. 5, 1951, in Norbert A. Lange correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Lange.

 

Copies of letters, Je. 18, 1957, Jl. 3, 1957, and Ap. 15, 1958, to him from Mattauch in Josef H. E. Mattauch correspondence folder.

 

Enclosure to letter, ca. 1942, in Wolfgang K. H. Panofsky correspondence folder is a copy of a paper by him, Panofsky, and Alex. E. S. Green.

 

Enclosure to letter, Mar. 17, 1956, in Giovanni Polvani correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Polvani.

 

Copies of letters, Jan. 4, 1952, Jan. 19, 1952, and Feb. 1, 1952, to him from Rossini in Frederick D. Rossini correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Jan. 13, 1958, Jan. 17, 1958, and Ap. 26, 1960, to him from Waddington in Guy Waddington correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Dec. 19, 1957, to him from Wichers in Edward Wichers correspondence folder.

 

Duncan, David Christie, 1889-

 

5 letters, 1925-53

 

Dunham, J. L.

 

11 letters, 1930-33

 

card, April 30, 1932

 

Included because of information on his research re band spectra of isotopes.

 

Dunham, Theodore, 1897-1951

 

4 letters, 1932-39

 

Dunlap, William Crawford, 1918-

 

letter, October 7, 1940

 

Dunning, John Ray, 1907-1975

 

letter, November 5, 1937

 

Dunnington, Frank Glass, 1903-

 

31 letters, 1932-50

 

Included also, a paper by him, "The Atomic Constants: A Revaluation and an Analysis of the Discrepancy", 1939.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 24, 1939, to him and Jesse W. M. DuMond from Buchta in J. William Buchta correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Ap. 2, 1939, to him and Birge, copy of a letter, Ap. 4, 1939, to him and copy of a letter, Ap. 17, 1939, to him and others all from DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 30, 1939, to him and others from Houston in William V. Houston correspondence folder.

 

Dupouy, Gaston-Léopold, 1900-

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, Jl. 19, 1956 and Aug. 9, 1956, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Durham, George Homer, 1911-

 

2 letters, 1961 and 1962

 

Duschak, Lionel Herman, 1882-

 

letter, July 22, 1946

 

2 memos, 1946 and 1947

 

DuShane, Graham Phillips, 1910-

 

10 letters, 1957-59

 

Dushman, Saul, 1883-1954

 

15 letters, 1927-45

 

Dyche, Howard Edward, 1884-

 

No incoming letters; copies of letters, Mar. 2, 1946, Mar. 14, 1946, Ap. 6, 1946, May 6, 1946, Je. 1, 1946, Je. 13, 1946, to him and others from Dodge in Homer L. Dodge correspondence folder.

 

Dyk, Karl, 1903-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Feb. 6, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Dyke, Walter Payne, 1914-

 

3 letters, 1954

 

Dyson, Freeman John, 1923-

 

3 letters, 1952

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Easley, James W., 1922-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, May 3, 1952, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Easterday, Harry Tyson, 1922-

 

letter, February 21, 1950

 

Eastmond, Elbert John, 1915-

 

2 letters, 1942

 

Eaton, Vernet Eller, 1895-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jan. 13, 1955, to him and others from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Eckart, Carl Henry, 1902-

 

4 letters, 1924-46

 

Included also, paper by him, "The Isotope Effect for Atoms with Many Electrons", ca. 1932.

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 24, 1946, to him from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Eddington, Arthur Stanley, 1882-1944

 

2 letters, 1929 and 1936

 

See also subject series Lecture Notes for notes taken at a lecture, Oct. 1924, given by him.

 

Edes, Henry Herbert, 1849-1922

 

letter, December 5, 1917

 

Edlefsen, Niels Edlef, 1893-

 

2 letters, 1928

 

telegram, April 17, 1928

 

Edlén, Bengt, 1906-

 

3 letters, 1937-46

 

Copies of letters, Je. 19, 1956 and Jl. 13, 1964, to him from DuMond in Jesse W. M. DuMond correspondence folder.

 

Edmister, Floyd Harris, 1881-

 

letter, January 3, 1922

 

Edmonson, Frank Kelley, 1912-

 

3 letters, 1934

 

Edwards, Hiram Wheeler, 1885-

 

10 letters, 1933-52

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 25, 1933, to him from Lawrence in Ernest Orlando Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Eggen, Donald Tripp, 1922-

 

2 letters, 1945 and 1946

 

Ehrenfest, Paul, 1880-1933

 

No incoming letters; note written on letter, Feb. 20, 1925, in Gerhard H. Dieke correspondence folder is from him.

 

See subject series Lecture Notes for notes taken at a series of lectures, March 24-26, 1924, given by him.

 

Ehrenhaft, Felix, 1879-1952

 

2 letters, 1938 and 1945

 

2 cards, 1938

 

telegram, July 14, 1945

 

Ehrenkranz, Florence Anna, 1910-

 

letter, February 14, 1936

 

Included also, a problem set of hers, 1933.

 

Eichholz, Geoffrey Gunther, 1920-

 

letter, February 28, 1950

 

Einarsson, Alfred W., 1915-

 

letter, February 27, 1942

 

Einarsson, Sturla, 1879-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Dec. 17, 1953, to him and others from Morton in Paul L. Morton correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a memo, Jan. 7, 1955, addressed to him and others from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Eisberg, Robert Martin, 1928-

 

letter, January 16, 1950

 

Eisenhart, Churchill, 1913-

 

2 letters, 1948 and 1950

 

Eisenhart, Luther Pfahler, 1876-1965

 

6 letters, 1943-57

 

Elberg, Sanford Samuel, 1913-

 

2 letters, 1961

 

Copy of a memo, Ap. 9, 1954, to him and others from Davisson in Malcolm M. Davisson correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jl. 31, 1962, to him from Shugart in Howard A. Shugart correspondence folder.

 

Elderfield, Robert Cooley, 1904-

 

letter, June 11, 1962

 

Eldridge, John Adams

 

letter, November 22, 1934

 

Eliason, Afton Yeates, 1906-

 

letter, November 11, 1933

 

Eller, Willard Henry, 1892-

 

letter, November 8, 1949

 

Ellickson, Raymond Thorwald, 1910-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 5, 1953, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 21, 1955 and May 3, 1955, to him from Nierenberg in William A. Nierenberg correspondence folder.

 

Elliott, Roger James, 1928-

 

5 letters, 1952-59

 

Included also, short biographical sketches, 1952 and 1960, and various official correspondence and employment forms.

 

Copy of letter, Je. 3, 1960, to him from Constance in Lincoln Constance correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 2, 1952 and Aug. 13, 1959, to him from Kittel in Charles Kittel correspondence folder.

 

Ellis, Joseph Wesley, 1897-

 

13 letters, 1927-49

 

Ellis, William N., 1920-

 

letter, September 27, 1962

 

Emlen, John Thompson, 1908-

 

4 letters, 1939

 

Emrich, Raymond Jay, 1917-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 9, 1939, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

English, Horace Bidwell, 1892-

 

2 letters, 1958

 

English, William Noel, 1915-

 

2 letters, 1938 and 1939

 

Epstein, Paul Sophus, 1883-

 

letter, November 4, 1943

 

2 cards, 1925 and 1944

 

Copy of a letter, Oct. 20, 1943, to him from Millikan in Robert A. Millikan correspondence folder.

 

Erikson, Henry Anton, 1869-1957

 

letter, April 15, 1918

 

Estermann, Immanuel, 1900-

 

3 letters, 1932-49

 

Estey, Roger Shepherd, 1903-

 

4 letters, 1929-30

 

Evans, Griffith Conrad, 1887-1973

 

13 letters, 1934-48

 

memo, September 19, 1951

 

Included also, announcement of lecture to be given by him February 25, 1944.

 

Letter, Nov. 4, 1940, to him from Birkhoff in George D. Birkhoff correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a memo, Ap. 9, 1954, to him and others from Davisson in Malcolm M. Davisson correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 29, 1940, to him and others from Deutsch in Monroe E. Deutsch correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 8, 1937, to him from Dresch in Francis W. Dresch correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 28, 1943, to him from McLaughlin in Donald H. McLaughlin correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Nov. 2, 1940, to him from Morse in Harold M. Morse correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 22, 1937, to him from Neyman in Jerzy Neyman correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 14, 1946, to him from O'Brien in Morrough P. O'Brien correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Dec. 3, 1958, to him and others from Pitzer in Kenneth S. Pitzer correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 31, 1944, to him and others from Walker in Harry B. Walker correspondence folder.

 

Evans, Herbert McLean, 1882-1971

 

4 letters, 1940-46

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 9, 1946, to him from Lawrence in Ernest O. Lawrence correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 9, 1946, to him from Meyer in Karl F. Meyer correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 12, 1946, to him from Porter in Langley Porter correspondence folder.

 

Evans, Herbert Pulse, 1900-1959

 

letter, July 12, 1935

 

Evans, Robley Dunglison, 1907-

 

8 letters, 1932-44

 

2 cards, 1933 and 1935

 

Copies of letters, Jl. 25, 1932, Aug. 3, 1932, and Aug. 6, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Everson, George, 1885-

 

2 letters, 1951 and 1962

 

Fairchild, Henry Pratt, 1880-1956

 

letter, February, 1952

 

Farinholt, Larkin Hundley, 1905-

 

letter, May 27, 1963

 

Feldman, David, 1921-

 

letter, November 29, 1955

 

Ference, Michael, 1911-

 

letter, September 13, 1943

 

Included also, are advertisements for his book, 1943.

 

Ferguson, Walter Finnall Cross, 1898-

 

letter, February 1, 1929

 

Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954

 

8 letters, 1940-49

 

telegram, December 23, 1947

 

Included also, a newsclipping and announcement of his Hitchcock Lecture, 1940.

 

Copy of a telegram, Nov. 10, 1938, to him from Pegram in George B. Pegram correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a letter, Aug. 29, 1946, to him from Segrè in Emilio Segrè correspondence folder.

 

Letter, Ap. 9, 1940, from him and others to R. T. Birge in Harold C. Urey correspondence folder.

 

Feynman, Richard Phillips, 1918-

 

telegram, December 26, 1949

 

Fife, Paul Chase, 1930-

 

memo, ca. 1953

 

Finke, Reinald Guy, 1928-

 

2 memos, 1950

 

Finkelnbury, Wolfgang, 1905-1967

 

letter, April 18, 1934

 

Copy of a letter, Ap. 24, 1934, to him from Jenkins in Francis Jenkins correspondence folder.

 

Fischer, David Lloyd, 1928-

 

memo, January 20, 1953

 

Fischer, Hermann Otto Laurenz, 1888-

 

letter, May 5, 1954

 

Fischer, Johannes

 

5 letters, 1936-37

 

Included also, papers by him, "Zur Schreibweise der elektromagnetischen Gleichungen", 1935 and "Zur Difinition von physikalischen Groben in Gleichungen, Einheiten, Benennungen, Dimensionen, Grobengluchungen, user", 1936 and "Zur Beductung der international vereinbarted Anderung der elektromagnetischen Einheiten Eine Ubersicht", 1937 with English translation. Included because of the discussion of his work in Germany on electric and magnetic units and dimensions

 

Fischer, John, 1910-

 

2 letters, 1959

 

Fisher, Leon Harold, 1918-

 

10 letters, 1939-54

 

Copies of letters, Dec. 27, 1948 and Dec. 15, 1951, to him from Davis in Alva R. Davis correspondence folder.

 

Copy of a telegram, Dec. 15, 1951, to him from Loeb in Leonard B. Loeb correspondence folder.

 

Fisher, Sir Ronald Alymen, 1890-1962

 

2 letters, 1934 and 1935

 

Included also, texts of his Hitchcock Lectures, 1936, paper by him, "Uncertain Inference", 1936, and announcement of a lecture and of a book by him.

 

Copies of letters, Oct. 12, 1934, and Jl. 27, 1937, to him from Deming in William E. Deming correspondence folder.

 

Enclosures to letter, Oct. 19, 1932, in William E. Deming correspondence folder are copies of a letter to him from Deming and one from Deming to him and enclosure in text of letter, Nov. 7, 1934, is a copy of a letter from him to Deming.

 

Fitzgerald, Edwin Roger, 1923-

 

letter, April 1, 1960

 

Fleming, Willard C., 1899-

 

2 letters, 1945

 

Copy of a letter, Jan. 17, 1945, from him and others to Robert G. Sproul in Frank N. Freeman correspondence folder.

 

Copies of memos, Aug. 20, 1945, Oct. 16, 1945, and Sept. 11, 1947, to him and others from Woods in Baldwin M. Woods correspondence folder.

 

Fletcher, Harvey, 1884-

 

letter, November 5, 1934

 

Copy of a letter, Mar. 12, 1945, to him and others from Darrow in Karl K. Darrow correspondence folder.

 

Focke, Alfred Bosworth, 1906-

 

letter, May 16, 1946

 

Folsom, Richard Gilman, 1907-

 

letter, April 20, 1954

 

Fontaine, Thomas Davis, 1916-

 

letter, December 5, 1967

 

Foote, Francis Seeley, 1883-

 

letter, October 1, 1938

 

Foote, Paul Darwin, 1888-1971

 

15 letters, 1919-57

 

2 cards, 1926

 

Enclosure to letter, Nov. 17, 1926, in Gerhard H. Dieke correspondence folder is a copy of a letter to him from Dieke.

 

Ford, Franklin C., 1922-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Mar. 19, 1951, addressed to him from in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Forster, Harriet Herta

 

3 letters, 1944-45

 

Forsythe, William Elmer, 1881-

 

24 letters, 1925-53

 

Foster, Adriance Sherwood, 1901-

 

No incoming letters; letter, September 7, 1949, addressed to him in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Foster, Bruce Ellsworth, 1906-

 

2 letters, 1935

 

Foster, Franklin Leroy, 1902-

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, December 22, 1948, to him from Robert M. Underhill in California. University. Regents correspondence folder.

 

Foster, John Stuart, 1890-

 

5 letters, 1932-57

 

Included also, an article by him, "Some Leading features of the Stark Effect", 1930.

 

Fotino, Mircea, 1927-

 

letter, April 17, 1953

 

Fowler, Alfred, 1868-1940

 

No incoming letters; copy of a letter, Jl. 23, 1928, addressed to him from Birge in Birge's outgoing letters.

 

Copy of a letter, Nov. 17, 1933, from him to Knauss in Harold P. Knauss correspondence folder.

 

Fowler, Charles Arman, 1912-

 

12 letters, 1924-50

 

3 memos, 1945-47

 

card, December 23, 1947

 

Fowler, Ralph Howard, 1889-1944

 

6 letters, 1932-33

 

telegram, May 30, 1932

 

Copy of a letter, August 10, 1932, to him from Robert M. Underhill in California. University. Regents correspondence folder.

 

Copies of letters, Ap. 28, 1932, Je. 23, 1932, and Aug. 22, 1932, to him from Hall in Elmer E. Hall correspondence folder.

 

Fowler, William Alfred, 1911-

 

letter, May 20, 1946

 

Fox, Gerald Willis, 1900-

 

2 letters, 1935