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   Henry Michael Foley Papers 1913-1982.

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Preferred Citation

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

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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

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 ft. (circa 3,000 items in 22 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in three series:

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Description

Scope and Content

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).

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

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.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 06/--/1989 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2012-06-25 xml document created by Judith Zupnick.

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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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Laboratory notes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Institute for Defense Analyses.--JASON Division.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Physicists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Physics--Research.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Physics--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Stanford Research Institute.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States.--Dept. of Defense.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

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

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