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Finding Aid to the Deborah Franklin Files

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:    Franklin, Deborah
Title:    Deborah Franklin Files
Dates:    1983-1985
Extent:    6.3 linear feet (5 Paige boxes)
Abstract:    Deborah Franklin wrote stories for Science 86. The Science 8X magazine series aimed popular science articles at a broader audience. AAAS published this magazine from 1980 to 1986. Topics Franklin wrote on biology and various other topics.
Identification:    
Language:    The records are in English.


Scope and Contents

The collection consists of interviews, technical articles, and clippings.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Access to some of the material is partially restricted.

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Related Material

Records are related to editorial material from Science 8X.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Deborah Franklin Files. AAAS Archives, Washington, DC.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1: December 1983 - June 1984

[BOX 1]
Highlights, Dec 1983
Quantum Predictions, Dec 1983
Currents, Dec 1983
Mona Lisa, Dec 1983
New Phylum, Dec 1983
Arctic Eden, Dec 1983
E-DNA, Dec 1983
Pirate Proof Software, Dec 1983
Anthro-Waves, Dec 1983
Gravity Lens, Dec 1983
Crystal, Jan-Feb 1984
Orchid, Jan-Feb 1984
Computers and Women, Jan-Feb 1984
Drane, Jan-Feb 1984
Lighting, Jan-Feb 1984
Comet, Jan-Feb 1984
Dino, Jan-Feb 1984
Highlights, Jan-Feb 1984
Toads, Jan-Feb 1984
Music, Jan-Feb 1984
Updates, Jan-Feb 1984
Currents, draft, March 1984
Highlights, March 1984
Genes in Mice, March 1984
Magnetic Flip, March 1984
Robots, March 1984
Miscellaneous Currents, March 1984
Ants, March 1984
Alzheimer's Disease, March 1984
Termite Gas, March 1984
Computer Graphic, March 1984
Gravity, March 1984
Galileo, March 1984
Corn Roots, March 1984
Quasar, Heckman, March 1984
Special Reports, Quasar, March 1984
Quasar, March 1984
Currents, Drunk Driving, April 1984
Male, April 1984
Insect, April 1984
Copy 1, April 1984
69-digit number, April 1984
Plastic, April 1984
TM, April 1984
Bacteria, April 1984
Cancer Screen, April 1984
Mirror, April 1984
Storm, April 1984
Highlights, April 1984
Maps, May 1984
Sheep, May 1984
Bike, May 1984
Crickets, May 1984
Solar Companion, May 1984
Swirls, May 1984
Abortion, May 1984
Memories, May 1984
Currents, May 1984
Sneeze, June 1984
Update, June 1984
Arthritis, June 1984
Highlights, June 1984
Current, June 1984
Geology, June 1984
Quarks, June 1984
Bats, June 1984
Boxes Mushrooms, June 1984
Drugs, June 1984
Miner's Lung, June 1984
Galley's, June 1984

Box 2: July - December 1984

[BOX 2]
Turtles, July-Aug 1984
AIDS, Update, July-Aug 1984
Currents July-Aug 1984
Migraines, Space Balls, Bus Lights, Pollution, Pesticide, July-Aug 1984
Mini-Sub, Sept 1984
Currents (galleys, MSS), Sept 1984
Jupiters Spot, Sept 1984
Toxic Baths, Sept 1984
G.M.I., Sept 1984
Quagga, Sept 1984
Jet Lag, Sept 1984
Rubber Chicken Current (Sarah Rabkin), Sept 1984
Highlights, Sept 1984
Avian Rockets, Sept 1984
Gravity Lens, Current, Sept 1984
Bang, Current, Sept 1984
Continental Drift, Sept 1984
Current, Sept 1984
Manuscripts, Sept 1984
Optical Illusions, Sept 1984
Highlights, Dec 1984
Math Test, 8th Grade, Dec 1984
Highlights (Current May 1984) Dec 1984
Twitch, Dec 1984
Clams, Dec 1984
Gravity, Dec 1984
Dictionary, Dec 1984
Space Station, Dec 1984
Herbicide, Dec 1984
Syrup, Dec 1984
Diamonds, Oct 1984
Manic Depression Marker, Oct 1984
Milky Way Filaments Oct 1984
PCB Babies, Oct 1984
Bird Feet, Oct 1984
Cancer, Oct 1984
Neptune, Oct 1984
Andes, Oct 1984
Currents, Oct 1984
Zeta, Nov 1984
Goldfish, Nov 1984
Microwave Woes, Nov 1984
Molecule, Nov 1984
Spiders, Nov 1984
3-D Universe, Nov 1984
Muscles, Nov 1984
Highlights, Nov 1984
Current, Nov 1984
Special Report, Comet Mar 1985
Comet, Dec 1984

Box 3: January - June 1985

[BOX 3]
Special Report, Africa, April 1985
Bears, Jan 1985
Light Bulbs, Jan 1985
Pretty Patterns, Jan 1985
Dark Matter, Jan 1985
Skulls and Computers, Jan 1985
Blood Vessels, Jan 1985
Harpsicord, Jan 1985
Mantis, Jan 1985
Pluto, Jan 1985
Stolen Cells, Jan 1985
MSS and Gals, Jan 1985
Highlights, Jan 1985
Current, Jan 1985
Back-up, Jan 1985
Timber Cannon, Jan 1985
Skin Glasses, Jan 1985
Competition, Jan 1985
Lefties, Jan 1985
New Dyes, Jan 1985
Runner Woes, Jan 1985
Goldfish, Jan 1985
Galleys, March 1985
Currents, March 1985
California Plate, March 1985
Calendar Sticks, March 1985
Non-Filamentous Universe, March 1985
Einstein Brain, March 1985
Gift, March 1985
Highlights, March 1985
Math, March 1985
Synthetic Salt, Alpha, March 1985
Camouflage, March 1985
Immunity, March 1985
MS Westcoast, Vermont, April 1985
Young Death, England, April 1985
Crystallography, April 1985
The Great Escape, April 1985
Galleys and Stuff, April 1985
Cell Maps, April 1985
Herpes, April 1985
Electron Mice, MIT, April 1985
Blood Platelets, X-Ray, April 1985
Current, Frogs, April 1985
Current, Flowers, April 1985
Sweet News, Illinois, April 1985
Mars, April 1985
Fire Trucks, April 1985
Fat, May 1985
Goldrush, May 1985
Cirrus, May 1985
Highlights, May 1985
Tit for Tat, June 1985
Fingers, June 1985
Rocks, June 1985
Rocks, June 1985
Highlights, June 1985
Toxic Fumes, June 1985
Relativity, June 1985
Sol Glass, June 1985

Box 4: January 1983 - August 1985

[BOX 4]
Triangles, July-Aug 1985
Cooking Oils, July-Aug 1985
Galaxy Gas, July-Aug 1985
Ants, July-Aug 1985
Shuttle Flare July-Aug 1985
Mary Rose, July-Aug 1985
Morphine, July-Aug 1985
Rice, July-Aug 1985
Health, July-Aug 1985
Tobacco, July-Aug 1985
Interview Notes, July-Aug 1985
Salt Special Report
     Sept. 1984
     7183, Writing, Sept. 1984
     Research, Sept. 1984
     Clips, Sept. 1984
     Documents, Sept. 1984
John Roland Darsee [Closed file], May 1983
Special Report
     Solar, Jan. 1983
     Solar, Clips, Jan. 1983
     Solar, Outline, Jan. 1983
     Birth Order, Dec. 1983
IQ Test, Nov 1983

Box 5: December 1981 - September 1982

[BOX 5]
Genetic Screening, Sept 1982
Infertility, May 1982
Special Report, April 1982
Special Report, Valley Fever, 1982
EPA, Dec 1981
Fish
Growth
Bubbles
Moon Formation
AIDS
Leisure