Finding Aid to the American Association for the Advancement of Science Papers MS.1331

Finding aid prepared by Mallory Furnier
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
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rroom@theautry.org
2015 March 31


Title: American Association for the Advancement of Science Papers
Identifier/Call Number: MS.1331
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 Linear feet 4 folders
Date (inclusive): 1889-1949
creator: American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Use

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Access

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Preferred citation

'American Association for the Advancement of Science Articles and Brochures, 1889-1949, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.1331; [folder number] [folder title][date].

Historical note

The American Association for the Advancement of Science formed in 1848.

Scope and contents

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) contains articles, brochures, and programs related to the Association's activities. Articles include "Israelite and Indian: A Parallel in Planes of Culture" by Garrick Mallery 1889 August and "Symbolism in Ancient American Art" by F.W. Putnam & C.C. Willougby 1895 August. Southwest Division Annual Meeting Programs cover meetings held 1920 December 2-4 and 1922 January 26-28. There is an Annual Meeting program for the Pacific Division Annual Meeting in Pasadena in 1941 June 16-21 and an article about the Division from a 1915 March issue of Popular Science Monthly. There are also brochures from 1943 and 1949 about the history of AAAS.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Professional associations