Editorial Files, 1998-2019

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This accession consists of records created and maintained by the History of Science Society (HSS) Editorial Office documenting the administration of the "Isis" publication. The majority of the records were created during the tenure of H. Floris Cohen, Editor, 2014-2019, while the editorial office was based at Universiteit Utrecht. Records pertain to book reviews written by professional historians, manuscript submissions, advisory board data, publication themes, interviews, acknowledgments, lectures, and referrals. Materials include correspondence including email; meeting agendas and minutes; checklists; invitations; advisory editor lists; images; manuscripts and figures; reports; budgets; contracts and agreements; promotional materials; social media data and metrics; statistics; information about reviewers and editors including biographies and Wikipedia data; and related materials. Records are in electronic format. Some materials are in Dutch.


  • Cohen, H. Floris
  • Universiteit Utrecht


  • Electronic List in accession file.
  • Folder List in accession file.



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1998
  • 1998-2019

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2035. Manuscript files are restricted for an additional 35 years (50 years in total), until Jan-01-2070; Transferring office; 8/10/2005 deed of gift; Contact reference staff for details


  • Professional associations
  • Science
  • Editing
  • Scholarly publishing
  • History
  • Manuscripts
  • Science--History
  • Manuscripts--Editing


  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions
  • Digital images
  • Electronic mail

Local number

SIA Acc. 21-088

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