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1 Chief Information Officer and Year 2000 Coordinator from the Year 2000 State Compliance Program records, 1997/1999
9 cubic feet other
The Chief Information Officer and Year 2000 Coordinator from the Year 2000 State Compliance Program records include various files (reference and vendor, agency) and reports, audits, videotapes, workshop materials and CDs.
Repository: Rhode Island State Archives
2 Fausto-Sterling (Anne) papers, 1960/2009 (bulk 1970/1999)
30 linear feet (29 record cartons, 2 Hollinger cases
The Anne Fausto-Sterling papers contain a number of publications from the early Women’s Liberation Movement and the revolutionary movements in Latin America. The collection also includes correspondence, syllabi, lecture notes, conference materials, and drafts of articles for publication. The materials date from 1960 to 2009, with the bulk of materials dating between 1970 and 1999.
Repository: Brown University Library
3 Francis S. Chafee Barometric Pressure Readings, 1929/1990
1 linear foot
This collections contains the charts of Francis H. Chafee's weekly barometric pressure readings from 1929 to 1990.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
4 George H. M. Lawrence Papers, 1850/1982
15.5 linear feet
This collection contains the papers of celebrated botanist George H. M. Lawrence. The majority of the records in the collection are from the period 1971 to 1978 when Lawrence was in semi-retirement at his hone in East Greenwich, Rhode Island.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
5 Gerrish (Willard P.) papers, 1874/1937 (bulk 1896/1920)

The Willard P. Gerrish papers include a travel journal, specifications, blueprints and photographs of various telescopes and mounts, along with related technical writings by Gerrish on specific engineering projects, from 1896 to 1920. Household receipts and correspondence comprise a large portion of the collection. Also included are legal documents and correspondence regarding the estate of his father, William H. Gerrish, and high school copy books belonging to his sisters Isabel and Mary.
Repository: John Hay Library
6 Harold N. Gibbs Papers, 1940/1954
4 box(es)
This collections contains research notes, journal entries, and publications of the noted naturalist and former Rhode Island Administrator of Fish and Game, Harold N. Gibbs.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
7 Herbarium Research Library, 1880/1929
7.0 Linear feet
Pamphlets and publications on a wide variety of botanical topics collected between the 1880s to 1920s for the research library attached to the Herbarium.
Repository: John Hay Library
8 Hill (Walter Nickerson) Papers, 1860/1905 (bulk 1870/1884)
4.0 Linear feet
American chemist. Letters and manuscripts; letterpress books; scrapbook; notebooks; documents; pamphlets; photographs; and memorabilia. The bulk of the written material (to, from, and about Hill) dates from 1870-1884. It consists of personal letters between Hill and his wife; letters between Hill and leading scientists and ordinance specialists; letters to and from important political, scientific, and military figures regarding Hill's application for appointment of Professor of Mathematics in the Navy; business correspondence; Hill's patents and pamphlets regarding explosives, demagnetization, etc.; newspaper clippings of Hill's death in an explosion.
Repository: John Hay Library
9 Jamestown Bridge Project, 1989/1991
3 box(es)
The Jamestown Historical Society sponsored the Jamestown Bridge Oral History Project as part of The Jamestown Bridge from the New Deal to the 1990s: From "The Bridge to Nowhere" to Obsolescence project to document the role of the Jamestown Bridge in the social, economic, and political history of Rhode Island.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
10 Jamestown Ferry Company Oral History, 1986
3 box(es)
The collection consists of taped interviews of former employees of the Jamestown and Newport Ferry company conducted by the Jamestown Historical Society. The interviews, recorded on cassette tapes, release forms, and detailed index comprise this collection.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
11 Kerr (Jeanne McHugh) papers relating to Alexander Lyman Holley, 1847/1983 (bulk 1949/1980)
16.75 Linear feet
The Jeanne McHugh Kerr papers relating to Alexander Lyman Holley consist chiefly of manuscripts and research materials relating to Kerr's biography of Holley. The papers also include several scrapbooks and letter books that belonged to Holley, samples of minerals and stainless steel, microfilm of Holley's papers at the National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C., and personal papers such as a desk diary and address book that belonged to Kerr. The material is dated between 1847 and 1983, with most dated between 1949 and 1980.
Repository: John Hay Library
12 Kraus (Charles A.) Papers, 1915/1966
4.25 Linear feet
The Charles A. Kraus papers document a network of professional colleagues and industry affiliations; his patent and consulting work, in particular with the Standard Oil Co.; and research. The collection includes correspondence, patents, and collected reference sources. Materials date from circa 1915 to 1966.
Repository: John Hay Library
13 Leon Holland Papers, 1877/1963
5 linear feet
This collection contains a portion of the architectural drawings, maps, sketches, surveys, and other materials used and created by engineer and surveyor Leon Holland in the towns of South Kingston, Narragansett, and Charlestown, Rhode Island.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
14 Ostrach (Simon) papers, 1940/2005 (bulk 1970/2000)
24.75 Linear feet
Simon Ostrach is an internationally known scientist and pioneer in the fields of buoyancy-driven flows and microgravity science. Dr. Ostrach is highly regarded for his work as principal investigator on the Surface-Tension Driven Convection Experiments (STDCE), which were conducted on two NASA Spacelab missions, United States Microgravity Laboratories 1 (June 25-July 9, 1992) and 2 (October 20-November 5, 1995). The STDCE experiments explored thermal convection phenomena of liquids under microgravity conditions.
Repository: John Hay Library
15 Records of the Coastal Resources Center, 1971/1990
85.5 linear feet
The records of the Coastal Resource Center (CRC) document the activities of the CRC from 1971-1990. The records are concerned with Rhode Island and the northeast region, and peripherally deal with national and international programs. Types of materials include: reports, correspondence, research data, project proposals, budget data, reference materials, publications, photographs, audio tapes, maps, receipts, minutes, pamphlets, transparencies, and drafts of theses and dissertations.
Repository: University of Rhode Island Library
16 Scott (David R.) Apollo 15 flight records, 1971/1971
1.0 linear foot
This collection contains checklists, procedures booklets, lunar surface maps, and the flight plan carried aboard the Apollo 15 spacecrafts "Endeavor" and "Falcon" during the first extended scientific exploration of the Moon, July 26-August 7, 1971.
Repository: John Hay Library
17 Smith (Augustus William) papers, 1816/1918 (bulk 1820/1860)
3.5 Linear feet
Augustus William Smith was a school teacher, university professor (astronomy and mathematics), president of Wesleyan University and professor of Natural Philosophy at the United States Naval Academy. Smith's papers contain extensive correspondence with contemporary astronomers, mathematicians and meteorologists, along with several manuscripts. There is also correspondence between Smith and others concerning affairs of the Methodist-Episcopal Church.
Repository: John Hay Library

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