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Finding Aid to the AAAS Project on Native Americans in Science Records

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Overview of the Collection

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Related Material

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Collection


Overview of the Collection
Repository:    American Association for the Advancement of Science Archives, 1200 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20005, archives@aaas.org
Creator:    AAAS Office of Opportunities in Science
Title:    AAAS Project on Native Americans in Science Records
Dates:    1975-1980
Extent:    2 linear feet (5 Hollinger boxes)
Abstract:    The records document the AAAS Office of Opportunities in Science effort to identify the human resource pool of American Indians in scientific and technical fields. The project aimed to set up a network of Indian scientists and engineers to facilitate communication and increase their participation on committees and boards working on public science policy and minorities in science issues, as well as scientific peer review panels.
Identification:    
Language:    The records are in English.


Scope and Contents

Records include correspondence, memoranda, and publications.

Arrangement

Files are arranged by correspondence, publications, and meetings.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Collection open to the public for research.

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Related Material

Records are related to material from the AAAS Office of Opportunities in Science.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Project on Native Americans in Science Records. AAAS Archives, Washington, DC.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

[BOX 1]
Annual Meeting, 1978
Annual Meeting, Denver, 1977
PNAS-Annual Meeting, Boston, 1976
OOS: Panel on Native American Scientists
PNAS Panel Meeting, May 17, 1976
Washington Amer. Inds. in Science/Tech-AAAS IPNAS
Correspondence-General-X-YZ
Correspondence and Memoranda--Inter-Office
Correspondence and Memoranda--Multiple Addresses
PNAS Mass Mailings-Originals
Memoranda for the Record
Correspondence and Memoranda--General (By Person), A-E

[BOX 2]
Correspondence and Memoranda--General (By Person)
F-I
J-K
L-O
P-Q
R-W
PNAS--Publications
Originals
NA-001
NA-002
NA-003
NA-004
NA-005
NA-006
NA-007
NA-008

[BOX 3]
PNAS--Publications--NA-009
PNAS--Publications--NA-010
AAAS Clearinghouse Materials (Folder 1 of 2)
RG-Math Avoidance
PNAS PR Efforts
JW Brown Nat. Amer. Contributions to Science, Health, Engr.
JB/RG: "Science: The Exchange"
SM/RG: "AAAS Prog. on NA-Science"
JWB/RG: Recommendations
RG/SM: "NA Projects in Science"
Math Report
SM/RG/JK: "An Inventory of Projects in Science for American Indians"
AAAS Clearinghouse Materials (Folder 2 of 2)
JWB-SACNAS Meeting
SM/PQH-Conference on Minority Women Scientists
NIH Conference of Science and Mathematics Faculty Report
Post-Conference Data
Clearinghouse Letter
Correspondence-General
Miscellaneous
SM-"Minorities in Science"
Indian Miscellania
Seattle Meeting
DOE Grant Proposal/Correspondence with DOE
Evaluations

[BOX 4]
Seattle Meeting
Speaker Abstracts/Papers
Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission
Other Similar Meetings
Small Tribes of Western Washington
Agendas
Physical arrangements/Financial matters
Requests for Report
Co-Sponsor Correspondence
PR
Mailing List
Info-Gathering for Seattle
Staff Travel and Expenses
Info Packet
Speaker Correspondence/Guests
Originals and Printing Costs

[BOX 5]
[Articles]
Indian Energy Bibliography
[Conference on Energy Resource Development and Indian Lands]
Paper Abstracts/ 1977
Final Report, 1977
Correspondence with Participants [Energy Resource Development and Indian Lands]
Energy Speaker-Green
Publicity/Printed Matter
Originals-invitation letter, etc.
AAAS Indian Energy Seminars
Invited Guests/Addresses
Proposals to DOE, 1978
Energy Report
AAAS Indian Energy Seminars-Bills, Hotels, etc.
AAAS Indian Energy Seminars-Co-Sponsor's Correspondence
Miscellaneous (2 folders)