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SCI. Scientific Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: SCI
Includes collections documenting the development and historiography of science and scientific knowledge.

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Donald L.D. Caspar Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2022-005
Scope and Contents

Publications, course materials, correspondence, grant records, photographs, illustrations, video recordings, and sound recordings documenting the academic career of Donald Caspar.

Dates: 1960 - 2020

Deep-C Consortium Records

Identifier: HPUA 2015-038
Scope and Contents

Digital copies of reports, meeting presentations and posters, outreach materials, publications, photos/videos, social media archives, and other organizational documents related to the Deep-C Consortium.

Collection Available Online

Link to collection in the Digital Library

Dates: Created: 2011-2015

Department of Biological Sciences Ephemera

 Collection — 1 oversize box
Identifier: MSS 2008-012
Scope and Contents

Ephemera and records from the Biology Department.

Note to researchers: This collection is in process, and portions remain unavailable to researchers at this time. Please contact FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives for more information.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 01/17/2013

Dexter M. Easton Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2010-1209

Documents pertaining to FSU biology professor Dr. Dexter M. Easton's professional and personal life, from his childhood in the 1930s through his death in 2010. Includes documents pertaining to his education, his scientific research, and his work as a university professor.

Dates: Created: 1945-2010; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/2010

Paul Dirac Photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS 2021-003
Scope and Contents

Photographs depicting Paul Dirac, including images with family, friends, and colleagues.

This collection includes photographs from sources other than the immediate Paul Dirac family. Photographs previously owned by Dirac or his immediate family are included in the Paul A.M. Dirac Papers (MSS 1989-009). See Related Materials Note below.

Dates: 1935 - 1968

Florida State College for Women Department of Botany and Bacteriology Ledger Book

 Collection — Box 1805: Series Series 1
Identifier: MSS 2003-009

The Florida State College for Women Department of Botany and Bacteriology Ledger Book documents equipment purchased for this department.

Dates: Created: June 4, 1918-October 20, 1940

Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory Files

Identifier: MSS 2009-012

This collection includes correspondence, blueprints, cruise information, boat registration, research statistics, maps and photographs related to the Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory.

Dates: Created: 1960-2011; Created: Majority of material found in 1964-1966

History of Nursing Collection

Identifier: MSS 2017-012

Lawrence G. Abele Collection

Identifier: MSS 2009-008
Scope and Contents Journal reprints of scholarly writings by leading marine biologists regarding crustaceans. A very large group of invertebrates, comprising of almost 52,000 described species, crustaceans include various familiar animals, such as crabs, lobsters, crayfish, shrimp, krill and barnacles. The majority of them are aquatic, living in either marine or freshwater environments, but a few groups have adapted to life on land, such as terrestrial crabs, terrestrial hermit crabs and woodlice.The collection includes typescripts of Dr. Abele's Florida State University M.A. Thesis, The marine decapod crustacea of the northeastern Gulf of Mexico (1970), and his...
Dates: Created: 1816-1995; Other: Majority of material found in 1960-1989

Bruce Means Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2018-004
Scope and Contents

Field notes, biological and ecological data, journals, subject files, and audiovisual recordings documenting the research, professional output, and personal life of Bruce Means.

Online Copies Available

Dates: Created: 1941-1965; Other: Date acquired: 07/06/2018

Michael Kasha Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2014-006
Scope and Contents

Personal papers, journal publications, and handwritten notebooks of Professor Michael Kasha.

Note to researchers: This collection is in process, and portions remain unavailable to researchers at this time. Please contact FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives for more information.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 02/28/2014

Paul A.M. Dirac Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1989-009
Abstract The Paul A. M. Dirac Papers consists of the personal and family papers, photographs, manuscripts, galley proofs, and published papers, scientific calculations, lecture notes, and office files of Dr. Paul A. M. Dirac, winner of the Nobel Prize (Physics, 1933). Materials relating to his professorships at St. John's College at Cambridge University where he held the Lucasian Professor of Mathematics chair from his election in 1932 until his retirement in 1969 and then as Professor of Physics at Florida State University from 1972 until his death in 1984, comprise the bulk of the Collection. A small group of audio recordings, certificates, realia, and selected published items transferred from...
Dates: Created: 1788-1999

Robert Menzel Collection

Identifier: MSS 2009-010

The Menzel collection contains over 12,000 sources that relates to oceanography and marine biology. Most of the collection consists of reprints of articles Menzel collected during his academic and professional career. Other materials found in this collection are articles, pamphlets, catalogs, student papers, proceedings, notes, and personal documentations.

Dates: Created: 1910-1985; Other: Majority of material found in 1970-1975

Shridhar K. Sathe Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2020-002
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, subject files, organizational records, and chemical data documenting the research, instruction, and professional service of Shridhar K. Sathe. Subjects documented include food science, nutrition, food allergies, the Department of Nutrition, Food & Exercise Sciences at Florida State University, the Journal of Food Science, and the Institute of Food Technologists.

Dates: 1980 - 2019

Stephen S. Winters Papers

Identifier: MSS 2013-0627
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, speeches, lecture, newsclippings, photographs, geology field notes, and journals from his service in World War II primarily documenting Dr. Winters' distinguished career as a geology instructor at Florida State University and his work as dean of its honors programs.

Dates: 1942 - 2005

The Maurice Givens Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1974-010

The Maurice Givens papers are a collection of manuscripts, research, notebooks, experiment results, and academic course work with a variety of professional and personal correspondence.

Dates: Created: 1885-1969; Other: Majority of material found in 1918-1942; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1974