Guide to the Physics and Astronomy, Dept. of, 1947, 1969-1974 | CA09.15

Summary Information

Repository
Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Creator
Bates College (Lewiston, Me.). Physics and Astronomy
Title
Physics and Astronomy, Dept. of
ID
CA09.15
Date
1947, 1969-1974
Extent
0.5 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains course syllabi and reading lists, as well as a newspaper clipping about the department's acquisition of new scientific equipment.

Preferred Citation

Physics and Astronomy, Dept. of, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College.

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Historical Note

Physics courses were offered as a part of the Mathematics curriculum since 1863. Astronomy courses began in 1872, and both programs became separate departments in 1892. They continued as such until merged in 1967.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains course syllabi and reading lists, as well as a newspaper clipping about the department's acquisition of new scientific equipment.

Organization and Arrangement

Files are arranged alphabetically by folder title.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

70 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, Maine, 04240
207-786-6354
muskie@bates.edu

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Bates College (Lewiston, Me.)--Department of Physics and Astronomy--Archives

Subject(s)

  • Astronomy--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States
  • Physics--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States

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Collection Inventory

Box

Clipping -- Physics dept. gets army surplus items 1947   

1

GTE Foundation Lectureship Program 1988   

1

Syllabi and reading lists 1969-1974   

1