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Guide to the Papers of Edward Hutchings, Jr., 1937-1987
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SERIES I: Interviews and Manuscripts

Box 1, Folder 1.1

Memo on vegetable fertilizers, by Chuck Newton, 1948

Folder 1.2

"Origin of Scientists," John Weir, 1957

Folder 1.3

"Caltech Pranks," interview with Robert Huttenback by Edward Hutchings Jr., 28 April 1976

Folder 1.4

"A Conversation with David Elliot," by Robert Oliver, 25 April 1986

Folder 1.5

"A Conversation with J. Kent Clark," by Robert Oliver, 6 May 1986

Folder 1.6

"To Change a University--You Don't Beat it to Death," by Edward Hutchings Jr., n.d.

Folder  1.7

Miscellaneous manuscript notes, humor


SERIES II: Talks and Speeches

Box 1, Folder 1.8

Retirement dinner for Ernest Swift, [1967] (script, 65 slides)

Folder 1.9

Retirement dinner for Don Clark, Chuck Newton, Hallett Smith [1975] (script, 91 slides)

Folder 1.10

Retirement dinner for Max Delbrück, Alan Sweezy, Olga Todd ("Talk about Presidents") [1977] (script, 77 slides)

Folder 1.11

Retirement dinner for Ed Hutchings Jr., 1979 (script, 39 of 80 slides)

Folder 1.12

Linus Pauling 85th birthday salute, Feb 1986 See also: Photographic Material

Folder 1.13

"Kent and David [J. Kent Clark and David Elliot]," transcript of speech by Robert Oliver, 15 May 1986

Folder 1.14

"Speech at the Planting of a Memorial Grove for Darlene Oliver," J. Kent Clark, 1987


SERIES III: Students

Box 1, Folder 1.15

Slime, 25 February 1937

Folder 1.16

Transcript of Parents Program, 21 October 1961

Folder 1.17

"Academic Innovations," by Ed Schroeder, n.d. [ca 1970s]

Folder 1.18

Statement by Michael Meo on refusing the draft, with letter to Ned Hale, 1971; letter by Meo to "Men of Lloyd" from the Federal Correction Institution in Lompoc, California, 1971 [photocopies]

Folder 1.19

Article submitted to Seventeen by Marion Movius, one of Caltech's first female undergraduates, 1973

Folder 1.20

Commune Purity Test (Phase II), n.d.


Caltech Y

Folder 1.21

Interview with Abraham Kaplan by John Weir, May 1967; letter of A. H. Maslow, 1959 [both from Caltech Y's Leaders of America series]

Folder 1.22

Angela Davis, Caltech Y talk, 1970


SERIES IV: Printed Material

Box 2, Folder 2.1

Edward Hutchings Jr., miscellaneous published articles and fiction


"Scientists are Human Beings," Science Illustrated, 1948.


"Whispering Guy," Collier's, 5 February 1954: 32, 52-55.


"The Autonomous Viking," Science, 18 February 1983: 803- 808.

Folder 2.2

"High Symmetry," Lawrence R. Klein, August 1964

Folder 2.3

Frontiers in Science, re: presentation copy to Ed Hutchings, 1979

Folder 2.4

Publication correspondence, 1980

Folder 2.5

News clippings


SERIES V: Photographic Material

Box 2

Slide collections

Folder 2.6

The evolution of Engineering & Science magazine, January 1974 (59 slides, negatives)

Folder 2.7

Students, student activities and pranks, 1976 (31 slides)

Folder 2.8

Dinner for Max Delbrück, 1977 (60 slides)

Folder 2.9

Dinner for Robert Christy, 1978(28 slides)

Folder 2.10

85th birthday for Linus Pauling, 1986 (98 slides in 3 boxes) See also:Talks

Folder 2.11

Photos and negatives, misc See also:Talks and Speeches


See also:Talks and Speeches