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Finding Aid

Records of the Dept. of Physics
RG 06.28
Collection Dates: 1888-1997
40.0 linear ft.

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

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Acquisition and Processing Information: These materials were transferred to the University Archives from the Dept. of Physics at various times. Guide posted to the Internet January 2007.










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Box Contents List

Physics Library; 2.0 ft.

Physics accession received 06/94; 12.0 ft.

Physics accession received 02/94

Physics accession received 02/92, numbered 9-13 02/92; 9.0 ft.

Physics accession received 01/91; 12.0 ft.

UI Dept. of Physics & Astronomy Collection on Nov. 1, 1991 Tragedy: "November 1991 Condolences" (Gang Lu / Lu Gang shootings); 1.0 ft.

Hickman, Vivian (UI librarian) Collection on November 1, 1991 Tragedy; 0.5 ft.

Weather Records for 1888; 0.5 ft.

History series, James P. Wells material; 0.5 ft.

Physics and Astronomy Publications

MURA high energy accelerator proposals; 1.0 ft.

Physics BS thesis 1892-1904; 0.5 ft.

Fusion (Physics Club); 0.5 ft.

Physics and Astronomy Research Report series; 34.0 ft. Titles are arranged chronologically by sequence number; e.g., 73-24 is the 24th title released during 1973. Titles with no or non-conforming numbers are placed at the end of that year's series.

Studies and reports; 0.25 ft.