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Frank Baldwin Jewett (left) with James McKeen Cattell (right)

Creator:
Davis, Fremont 1915-1977  Search this
Subject:
Jewett, Frank B (Frank Baldwin) 1879-1949  Search this
Cattell, James McKeen 1860-1944  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1941
Topic:
Psychology  Search this
Science journalism  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4431]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397574

Chemistry, a history of the chemistry components of the National Defense Research Committee, 1940-1946, by R. Connor [and others] Foreword by James Bryant Conant and Roger Adams

Author:
Noyes, W. Albert (William Albert) 1898-1980  Search this
Connor, Ralph 1907-1990  Search this
Subject:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 524 p. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1948
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945--Chemical warfare  Search this
Chemistry, Technical  Search this
Call number:
D810.S2N7 1948X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_248086

Fungus resistance of plastics

Author:
Wellman, R. H  Search this
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development  Search this
Tropical Deterioration Administrative Committee  Search this
Physical description:
66 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
[1945]
Topic:
Coated fabrics--Research  Search this
Plastics--Biodegredation  Search this
Polyvinyl chloride  Search this
Fungicides  Search this
Call number:
TS1512 .W452 1945
TS1512.W452 1945
Restrictions & Rights:
"Restricted".
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_312792

Radar in World War II / Henry E. Guerlac

Title:
Radar in World War Two
Radar in World War 2
Author:
Guerlac, Henry  Search this
Subject:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee Division 14, Radar History  Search this
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory History  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes (xxvi, 1171 pages) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
1987
©1987
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945--Radar  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_318063

Psychology and military proficiency; a history of the Applied Psychology Panel of the National Defense Research Committee

Author:
Bray, Charles W (Charles William) 1904-  Search this
Subject:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 242 p. illus., map. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1948
[1948]
Topic:
Psychology, Applied  Search this
Call number:
U21.B64X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_207716

Electronics warfare : a report on radar countermeasures / Released by the Joint board on scientific information policy for: Office of scientific research and development, War department [and] Navy department

Author:
United States Joint Board on Scientific Information Policy  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development  Search this
United States War Department  Search this
United States Navy Department  Search this
United States Publication Board  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 38 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
[1945]
Topic:
Radar  Search this
Electronics  Search this
Call number:
TK6565.R3 U55 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_628867

Management of the Hanford Engineer Works in World War II : how the Corps, DuPont, and the Metallurgical Laboratory first tracked the original plutonium works / Harry Thayer

Title:
Hanford Engineer Works in World War II
Author:
Thayer, Harry  Search this
Subject:
Manhattan Project (U.S.) Management  Search this
Hanford Engineer Works Management  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development Metallurgical Laboratory Management  Search this
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company Management  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 224 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
C1996
Topic:
Plutonium--Metallurgy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_506925

Tropical deterioration of equipment and materials; summary technical report of the Tropical Deterioration Administrative Committee, NDRC

Author:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee Tropical Deterioration Administrative Committee  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tropics
Date:
1946
1946-
Topic:
Materials--Deterioration  Search this
Materials--Microbiology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_593617

Bibliography of rodent control : final report / prepared by Tracy I. Storer and Margery P. Mann ;for the Committee on Medical Research of the Office of Scientific Research and Development [and] Rodent Control Subcommittee, National Research Council Insect Control Committee

Author:
Storer, Tracy I (Tracy Irwin) 1889-1973  Search this
Mann, Margery P  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development Committee on Medical Research  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Insect Control Committee Rodent Control Subcommittee  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 324, iv, 57 p. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1946
Topic:
Rodents--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
Z7996.R6 S88 1946
Z7996.R6S88 1946
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_426610

Science--the endless frontier : a report to the President on a program for postwar scientific research / by Vannevar Bush ; foreword by Erich Bloch, [preface by Daniel J. Kevles]

Author:
Bush, Vannevar 1890-1974  Search this
Bloch, Erich  Search this
Kevles, Daniel J Principles and politics in federal R&D policy, 1945-1990: an appreciation of the Bush report  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development  Search this
Subject:
National Science Foundation (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
xxxiii, 192 p. : ill., port. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
1990]
Topic:
Science and state  Search this
Research  Search this
Call number:
Q127.U6 A544 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_478779

Report on the problem of fungal growth on synthetic resins, plastics and plasticizers / prepared by Alfred E. Brown for the Subcommittee on Synthetic Resins, Plastics and Plasticizers

Author:
Brown, Alfred E  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development Tropical Deterioration Administrative Committee  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee Subcommittee on Synthetic Resins, Plastics and Plasticizers  Search this
Physical description:
49 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
[1945]
Topic:
Gums and resins, Synthetic  Search this
Plastics  Search this
Contamination (Technology)  Search this
Molds (Fungi)--Control  Search this
Call number:
TP978 .B87 1945
TP978.B87 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_303242

Electronic time measurements, ed. by Britton Chance [and others, under the supervision of the] Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Committee

Author:
Chance, Britton  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 538 p. illus. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1949
Topic:
Time measurements  Search this
Electronic apparatus and appliances  Search this
Call number:
TK7882.T5C5X 1949
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_323159

Radar scanners and radomes, ed. by W. M. Cady, M. B. Karelitz [and] Louis A. Turner [under the supervision of the] Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Committee

Author:
Cady, Willoughby Miller 1907-  Search this
Karelitz, Micheal B  Search this
Turner, Louis Alexander 1898-  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 491 p. illus. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1948
Topic:
Radar  Search this
Call number:
TK6575.C2X 1948
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_328814

Report on the fungus fouling of optical instruments / Johnson Foundation of the University of Pennsylvania

Author:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
University of Pennsylvania Johnson Foundation  Search this
Physical description:
63 leaves : ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1944
[1944]
Topic:
Optical instruments--Deterioration--Prevention  Search this
Optical instruments--Tropical conditions  Search this
Fungi--Prevention  Search this
Fungicides  Search this
Call number:
QC372.2.D5 U6 1944
QC372.2.D5U6 1944
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_386224

Advances in military medicine, made by American investigators; ed. by E.C. Andrus [and others

Author:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development Committee on Medical Research  Search this
Andrus, Edwin Cowles 1896-  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1948
Topic:
Medicine, Military  Search this
Medicine--Research  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Hospitals  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Health aspects  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Medical care  Search this
Call number:
RC971.U52 1948X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_206322

The radio proximity fuzes for bombs, rockets, and mortars / the Senior Staff of the Ordnance Development Division, National Bureau of Standards

Author:
United States National Bureau of Standards Ordnance Development Division  Search this
United States Army  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Physical description:
47 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
Topic:
Fuzes (Ordnance)  Search this
Projectiles  Search this
Call number:
UF780 .U56 1945a
UF780.U56 1945a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_211838

Recordings of jungle sounds / [Project personnel Arthur A. Allen, Peter Paul Kellogg, David G. Allen] ; Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Committee, Division 17

Author:
Allen, Arthur A (Arthur Augustus) 1885-1964  Search this
Kellogg, Peter Paul 1899-  Search this
Allen, David G  Search this
Eyring, Carl F  Search this
Rutgers University College of Engineering  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee Division 17  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 50 p, [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Panama Canal Zone
Date:
1945
Topic:
Animal sounds  Search this
Birdsongs  Search this
Jungle ecology  Search this
Call number:
QH541.5.J8 A42 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_215515

Jungle acoustics / [Project personnel Carl F. Eyring, Director ... [et. al.]]

Author:
Eyring, Carl F  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Research Committee. Division 17  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 80 p. 78 pl. (incl. map, diagrs.) 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
1945]
Topic:
Sound--Transmission  Search this
Jungle ecology  Search this
Call number:
QH541.5.J8 E98 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_215517

U.S. rocket ordnance, development and use in World War II. Released by the Joint Board on Scientific Information Policy for: Office of Scientific Research and Development, War Department, Navy Department

Author:
United States Joint Board on Scientific Information Policy  Search this
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development  Search this
United States War Department  Search this
United States Navy Department  Search this
Physical description:
iii, [1], 57 p. illus., diagrs. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1946
1946]
Topic:
Rockets (Ordnance)  Search this
Call number:
UF767.U59 1946X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_245797

Radio wave propagation; consolidated summary technical report of the Committee on Propagation of the National Defense Research Committee, Chas. R. Burrows, chairman, Stephen S. Attwood, editor

Author:
United States Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee  Search this
Physical description:
x, 548 p. illus., maps. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1949
Topic:
Radio waves  Search this
Call number:
QC661.U63 1949X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_293243

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