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Finding Aid to the AAAS Regional Science Centers Program 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 Science and Society Programs
Title:    Records of the AAAS Regional Science Centers Program
Dates:    1970-1974
Extent:    1.25 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:    Developed under the AAAS Office of Science and Society, this program sought to create regional science centers to improve the uses of science in resolving societal problems. Centers brought scientists, technologists, community leaders, and the public together.
Identification:    
Language:    The records are in English.


Scope and Contents

Records include correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, notes, reports, and publications.

Arrangement

Records are in descending chronological order.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Collection open to the public for research.


Related Material

Records are related to other materials from AAAS Office of Science and Society Programs.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Regional Science Centers Program Records. AAAS Archives, Washington, DC.


Detailed Description of the Collection

[Box 1]

Regional Centers

    Briefing by Mr. William Ewald, Jr. on Santa Barbara Project, June 12, 1974
    Science in state governments (correspondence), 1973-1974
    Regional programs/Harry Stevens, 1973-1974
    Pilot Centers, 1973-1974
    Project CEVAL, 1972, 1974
    General correspondence, reports, memos (Folder 1 of 2), 1972-1973
    General correspondence, reports, memos (Folder 2 of 2), 1972-1973
    Whaley, Randy, Philadelphia, 1972
    Ad Hoc Committee on, Background documents, 1971-1974
    Assembly Science and Technology Advisory Council, California, 1971-1972
    Individual papers, complete set, 1971
    Correspondence, minutes, and notes, 1971
    Background Readings, AAAS Ad Hoc Committee on Regional Centers (Copy 1), 1971
    Background Readings, AAAS Ad Hoc Committee on Regional Centers (Copy 2), 1971
    Miscellaneous materials, 1960, 1970-1972, 1975
    Personal responses, minutes, banking educational information, 1970-1971, 1973