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Henry Michael Foley papers, 1913-1982

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, student papers, research notes, and printed materials including Foley's professional and departmental files, lecture and laboratory notes, his file of research projects and student papers, and his research for the JASON Division of the Institute for Defense Analyses (later of Stanford Research Institute).

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0437
Bib ID 4078769 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Foley, Henry Michael, 1917-1982
Title Henry Michael Foley papers, 1913-1982
Physical Description 10.5 linear feet (10.5 linear feet 22 boxes)
Language(s) Material is in English.
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in three series: Series I: Departmental and professional files; Series II: Class notes: notebooks and loose folders; Series III: Research notes

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, student papers, research notes, and printed materials including Foley's professional and department files, lecture and laboratory notes, his file of research projects and student papers, and his research for the JASON Division of the Institute for Defense Analyses (later of the Stanford Research Institute).

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Henry Michael Foley papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/1989.

Revision Description

2012-06-25 xml document created by Judith Zupnick.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Laboratory notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Institute for Defense Analyses. JASON Division Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Physicists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Physics -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Physics -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stanford Research Institute Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. Department of Defense Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Physicist. Foley was professor of physics at Columbia University, 1948-1982, and a consultant to the U.S. Dept. of Defense.