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C.L. Stong Papers

Author:
Stong, C.L., 1902-1975 (electrical engineer)  Search this
Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Extent:
12.6 Cubic feet (38 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1952-1976
Scope and Contents:
These papers are the files of the editor of "The Amateur Scientist" section of the Scientific American from 1952 to 1975. They are arranged chronologically by date of article. The feature was started in 1952 as an expansion of "The Amateur Astronomer" section of the periodical. The papers include files of Stong's predecessor and files for articles prepared but not published before his death. The files contain correspondence with authors and readers, original illustrations, and reprints of articles.
Arrangement:
Divided into 69 series, including: (1) Aerodynamics; (2) Analogue; (3) Antibubbles; (4) Antitwister; (5) Archeology; (6) Astronomical Instruments other than telescopes & photographs; (7) Birds; (8) Cavendish; (9) Clocks; (10) Collagen; (11) Color; (12) Cooling; (13) Coriolis; (14) Crystals; (15) Differentials; (16) Electrical Discharge; (17) Electrochemistry; (18) Electronics; (19) Electrostatics; (20) Experiments; (21) Fish; (22) Gibberellins; (23) Glass; (24) Gravitation; (25) Hall effect; (26) Hekeshaw; (27) Hilsch; (28) Holograms; (29) Hydrophone; (39) Interferometer; (31) Isotension; (32) Laser; (33) Liesegang; (34) Liquids; (35) Magnetics; (36) Mathematical Machines; (37) Mead; (38) Meteorology; (39) Micron; (40) Microscopy; etc.
Biographical / Historical:
C. L. Stong (1902-1975), an electrical engineer with the Western Electric Company from 1926 to 1962, became editor of "The Amateur Scientist" feature of the Scientific American in 1957 and held that position until his death.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Mildred Stong, 1976.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Occupation:
Ornithologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Topic:
Paleontologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Mathematicians -- 1950-1980  Search this
Meteorologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Mineralogists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Musicians -- 1950-2000  Search this
Astronomers -- 1950-1980  Search this
Biologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Botanists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Ichthyologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Photographers -- 1950-1980  Search this
Publishing, scientific  Search this
Electrical engineers -- 1950-1980  Search this
Aerodynamics -- 1950-1980  Search this
Science -- 1950-1980  Search this
Zoologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Archeologists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Physicists -- 1950-1980  Search this
Citation:
C. L. Stong Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0012
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0012
Online Media:

Records, 1930s-1980s

Creator:
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists  Search this
Subject:
Netting, M. Graham  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1930
1930-1980
1930s-1980s
Topic:
Professional associations  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 89-083
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254964

Arnold B. Grobman Papers, circa 1938-1991

Creator:
Grobman, Arnold B (Arnold Brams) 1918-2012  Search this
Subject:
Grobman, Arnold B (Arnold Brams) 1918-2012  Search this
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists  Search this
American Institute of Biological Sciences  Search this
American Association of Museums  Search this
University of Michigan  Search this
University of Rochester  Search this
Manhattan Project (U.S.)  Search this
University of Florida  Search this
Florida State Museum  Search this
University of Colorado  Search this
Rutgers University  Search this
University of Illinois  Search this
University of Missouri--St. Louis  Search this
Physical description:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1938
1938-1991
circa 1938-1991
Topic:
Herpetology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007389
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217545

Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists

Title:
Program <1979-1980>
Program book <2005>-
Abstracts <1964-1971>
Program and abstracts <1983>-
Author:
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Meeting  Search this
Herpetologists' League Meeting  Search this
Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles Meeting  Search this
American Elasmobranch Society Meeting  Search this
American Fisheries Society Early Life History Section Meeting  Search this
Gilbert Ichthyological Society Meeting  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
19uu
Topic:
Fishes  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Reptiles  Search this
Call number:
QL605.A1 A437
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_547112

Proceedings of the ... annual meeting / Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles

Title:
Joint annual meeting <1974>-
Abstracts of papers <1968>-1970
Abstracts 1971-<1972>
Program and abstracts <1987>-
Author:
Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles Meeting  Search this
Herpetologists' League Meeting  Search this
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Meeting  Search this
American Elasmobranch Society Meeting  Search this
American Fisheries Society Early Life History Section Meeting  Search this
Gilbert Ichthyological Society Meeting  Search this
Comité Herpetológico Nacional (Mexico) Meeting  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 18-28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
19uu
Topic:
Amphibians  Search this
Reptiles  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Call number:
QL640 .S635
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_547109

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