Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
History of Science Society
Presidential Records, 1981-2003
This accession consists of records created and maintained by presidents Stephen G. Brush, Albert Van Helden, and John W. Servos documenting the administration of the History of Science Society (HSS). Some records were passed on by previous presidents. Topics found in the records include budgets; agreements; personnel issues; fund raising and development; membership; and committees. Materials include correspondence, copies of agreements, planning documents, reports, clippings, notes, and related materials.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2019; Transferring office; 8/10/2005 Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Professional associations
- Science -- History
- Personnel management
- Fund raising
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-008, History of Science Society, Presidential Records