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Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 97-158

History of Science Society

Administrative Records, 1987-1993

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: History of Science Society
Title: Administrative Records
Dates: 1987-1993
Quantity: 4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 97-158
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the records of the office of the Executive Secretary of the Society, Michael Sokal, who is a professor of the history of science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester, Massachusetts. The records chiefly contain information about the History of Science Society newsletter, relations with WPI and the Dibner Institute of the History of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and background materials about meetings, chiefly executive committee meetings, for the years 1991-1992. There is also a chronologic file of the office for those years.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the records of the office of the Executive Secretary of the Society, Michael Sokal, who is a professor of the history of science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester, Massachusetts. The records chiefly contain information about the History of Science Society newsletter, relations with WPI and the Dibner Institute of the History of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and background materials about meetings, chiefly executive committee meetings, for the years 1991-1992. There is also a chronologic file of the office for those years.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-158, History of Science Society, Administrative Records

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Container List

Box 1

Awards, Honors and Appointments

Box 1 of 4

Calls for Papers

Box 1 of 4

Dissertations Completed

Box 1 of 4

Fellowships and Grants Available

Box 1 of 4

Newsletter - Graduate Programs

Box 1 of 4

History of Science Society (HSS) Prizes

Box 1 of 4

Meetings and Lectures

Box 1 of 4

News of the Society

Box 1 of 4

Nominees

Box 1 of 4

Positions

Box 1 of 4

Prize Competition

Box 1 of 4

Publications, etc.

Box 1 of 4

Recent Grants and Fellowships

Box 1 of 4

Related Societies and Programs

Box 1 of 4

Requests for Information

Box 1 of 4

Research and General Information

Box 1 of 4

Summer Seminars and Institutes

Box 1 of 4

Welcome to...

Box 1 of 4

Ross/Brush Article, October 1989

Box 1 of 4

Sturchio Article, October 1988

Box 1 of 4

Membership Recruitment Insert

Box 1 of 4

Newsletter - Incoming, General

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter - Long-Range Planning

Box 1 of 4

Newsletter Subscriptions

Box 1 of 4

Science as Culture - Advertising

Box 1 of 4

Data Tel

Box 1 of 4

Newsletter - Finances

Box 1 of 4

Back Issue Orders - Unsolved

Box 1 of 4

Newsletter Ads for Prize Winners

Box 1 of 4

Jim Anker - Newsletter

Box 1 of 4

Producing the Newsletter

Box 1 of 4

Newsletter Complaints

Box 1 of 4

Unpaid Invoices

Box 1 of 4

HSS Executive Secretary - Newsletter Ideas

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter, January 1991

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter, April 1991 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 4

Back Issues Moving Sale - Newsletter Ad

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter, October 1991 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter, July 1991 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter, January 1992

Box 1 of 4

HSS Newsletter, January 1991

Box 1 of 4

Box 2

HSS Newsletter, January 1992

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter, April 1992 (2 folders)

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter, July 1992 - Candidate Photos

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter, July 1992 - Books Received

Box 2 of 4

1992 Program

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter, July 1992

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter, October 1992

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter - Meetings

Box 2 of 4

Book Seller Ads, October 1992 Newsletter

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Travel Charges

Box 2 of 4

Office Equipment and Furniture

Box 2 of 4

Computer Hardware - Newsletter

Box 2 of 4

Accounting Office Problems

Box 2 of 4

Travel Advance Credits

Box 2 of 4

HSS Citation File

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Staff Benefits

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Postage Charges

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Telephone Service

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Office Supplies

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Computer Software

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Consultant Fees

Box 2 of 4

Pending

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Secretary Salary

Box 2 of 4

HSS Newsletter, January 1993

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Account Statements

Box 2 of 4

HSS Office Accounts - Statements

Box 2 of 4

Letter of Agreement between WPI and HSS

Box 2 of 4

Mary Jo Signatures

Box 2 of 4

Di Ho Masters

Box 2 of 4

HSS Incoming Checks

Box 2 of 4

Office Supplies and Furniture Ordered for HSS, January 1988

Box 2 of 4

Box 3

Cancel, 1992

Box 3 of 4

Spring 1992 Executive Committee Meeting - Minneapolis

Box 3 of 4

Dibner Institute Support for HSS Office

Box 3 of 4

Committee on Publications Meeting, Spring 1991

Box 3 of 4

Executive Committee Meeting, August 1991

Box 3 of 4

COP Meeting - Madison, November 1991

Box 3 of 4

Pitney Bowes Postage Meter

Box 3 of 4

Dues Increase for 1993

Box 3 of 4

University of Chicago Press

Box 3 of 4

HSS Chronologic File, January 1991-January 1992 (14 folders)

Box 3 of 4

Box 4

HSS Chronologic File, February 1992-October 1992 (9 folders)

Box 4 of 4

Executive Committee Meeting, October 1992

Box 4 of 4

Fall 1992 Reports for Briefing Notebook

Box 4 of 4

1991 Business Meeting Minutes

Box 4 of 4

Executive Committee, 1991

Box 4 of 4

Spring 1991 Executive Committee Meeting

Box 4 of 4

1990 Business Meeting Minutes

Box 4 of 4

Non-Exempt Staff Job Description

Box 4 of 4

HSS Executive Secretary - Secretary Appointment

Box 4 of 4

HSS Executive Secretary - 35 Dean St. Offices

Box 4 of 4

Executive Committee, 1992

Box 4 of 4

Promotional Material Information

Box 4 of 4

A. B. Davis Newsletter Subscriptions

Box 4 of 4

HSS Accounting

Box 4 of 4