Columbia University Archives

Columbia Research News records, 1960-1965

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: UA#0308
Bib ID 13810099 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Columbia University. Committee on Science and Engineering Research
Title Columbia Research News records, 1960-1965
Physical Description 0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-size document box)
Language(s) English .

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located onsite.



This collection is arranged in one series.



This collection consists of the photographs and graphics included in issues of the Columbia Research News newsletter. These images include Columbia faculty such as Carl F. Kayan, David Thurber, John R. Dunning, David Nachmansohn and C. S. Wu. There are also items which supplied the text for some of the articles: press releases, both internal (News Office) and external (New York Academy of Sciences and Bell Telephone), and newspaper clippings.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located onsite.

Restrictions on Use and Copyright Information

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); Columbia Research News records; Box and Folder (if known); University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries.

Accrual of Records

No additions are expected.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Joanna Rios. Finding aid written by Joanna Rios in March 2019.

Revision Description

2019-04-09 File created.

2019-06-13 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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History / Biographical Note

Historical Note

Columbia Research News was published by the Committee on Science and Engineering Research from 1950 to 1966. The newsletter, with 4 issues per academic year, reported on the latest research and developments at Columbia.

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Series I. Columbia Research News records, 1960-1965


Box 1 Folder 1 Winter 1961 issue, 1961

(Carl F. Kayan, Louis P. Hammett, David Nachmansohn)

Box 1 Folder 2 Summer 1962 issue, 1962

(Charles Townes, Eugene S. Machlin)

Box 1 Folder 3 Winter 1962-1963 issue, 1962-1963

(John R. Dunning, Eugene T. Booth, David Thurber)

Box 1 Folder 4 Spring 1963 issue, 1963

(Chien Shiung Wu)

Box 1 Folder 5 Summer 1963 issue, 1963

(Kenneth King, William Kahan)

Box 1 Folder 6 Winter 1963-1964 issue, 1963-1964

(William G. McDonald, Steve Thanos, Robert A. Gross, Bennett Miller, Bernard Eastland)

Box 1 Folder 7 Spring 1964 issue, 1964

(Vittorio Castelli, Dudley Fuller)

Box 1 Folder 8 Fall 1965 issue, 1965

(Lodewyk Woltjer, Don Spero, John T.F. Kuo)


Box 1 Folder 9 Fall 1960 issue, 1960

Box 1 Folder 10 Winter 1960-1961 issue, 1960-1961