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Georgia Academy of Science records

Georgia Academy of Science records

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia Academy of Science records
Creator: Georgia Academy of Science
Inclusive Dates: 1922-1984
Language(s): English
Extent: 9.5 Linear Feet (10 boxes)
Collection Number: UA97-071
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Georgia Academy of Science is an organization dedicated to the promotion of science education and the fostering of scientific research in the state of Georgia. Organized in 1922 and incorporated as a nonprofit organization in 1953, the academy encompasses all aspects of science and that interest is expressed through member participation in one or more of eight sections: biological sciences; chemistry; earth and atmospheric sciences; physics, math, computer science, engineering, and technology; biomedical sciences; philosophy and history of science; science education; and anthropology.

The Academy holds an annual meeting and has published the Georgia Journal of Science since 1977, and prior to that the Bulletin of the Georgia Academy of Science.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of administrative records for the Georgia Academy of Science.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], [Collection title, UA#], University Archives, University of Georgia

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia Academy of Science
Nonprofit organizations.
Scientists -- Georgia.

Related Collections in this Repository

See also, the Georgia Academy of Science collection, ms346, Hargrett Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-10Administrative Subject File American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1923-1961, 1965-1967, 1969-1972, 1980-1981
111Science Education News American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1962
112-40Annual Meetings American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1922-1927, 1928-1951
21-19Annual Meeting American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1952-1971
220Awards, 1935, 1937, 1940, 1946-1947, 1949, 1954, 1959
221Phipps and Birds Prizes, 1935-1943
222Book List (Biology 221) Entomology
223Call for Papers, 1964
224Committees, 1955
225Academy Cooperation Committee, 1952-1954
226-27Improvement Committee, 1963-194
228Academy Conference
229-34, 36Consitution of Georgia Academy of Science, 1949, 1951, 1956-1957, 1963-1965, 1969-1970, 1973, 1976
235Fellow Nomination, 1976
237-42Council, 1962-1972
243Charter, 1924, 1948, 1952-1953
244-47Chronological File of Miscellany, 1922-1963
248-49Executive Council, 1922-1942
31-2Executive Council, 1942-1962
33Academy - History - Summary Info
34History by W. B. Baker
35Histories, Other Academies
37Organizational Meeting, 1922 March 25
38Resolutions - Evolution
39Resolutions - Resources and Industry
310Resolutions - Education
311Election Returns, 1959-1960
312Academy Exchange List
313Procedure for the Nomination of Fellows
314Council Meetings, 1958-1963
315Council Meeting, 1963-1965, 1967-1968
316Correspondence, 1970-1973
317Teachers Assistant, 1962
320National Science Foundation - Academy Grants
321Help! For Science Teachers
322Information on Personnel of Academy
323International Science Center, 1961-1962
324Junior Academy of Science - General Chronological
325Junior Academy of Science - Science Clubs
41Program, 1980
43W. B. Redmond Work
44Reprint Invoices, Orders
45Science Day
46Administrative Subject File Science Fairs, 1955-1969
47Secretary Correspondence, 1965-1970
48Previous Section Officer
49To Section Officers, 1964 February 15
410Section Offices, 1969-1970
411Section Program Material Directly related to programs
412Section Reports, Etc.
414American Association for the Advancement of Science - Correspondence, 1927-1937
415American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1938-1941
416Academy Conference
417Council Meeting Minutes
418-24Treasurer's Report, 1923-1925, 1929-1935, 1937-1949, 1951-1952, 1955-1960, 1963-1964, 1966-1967
425Treasurer's Correspondence, 1967-1972
426-27Treasurer's Correspondence, 1974-1975, 1979-1980
428Receipt Book, 1930
51Receipt Book, 1944-1955
52Ballot Amendments and Membership, 1964
53Canididates for Membership, 1941-1942
54Councilors, 1973-1976
55Fellows Elected With Statement of Qualification, 1956 July 8
56Friends of GAS, 1979
57GA Institue of Technology Membership, 1963
58GA Scientists, 1964-1965
59-11Recomendation for Membership
512-22Membership Record, 1951-1955, 1963-1969
61-5Membership Record, 1970-1975
66Mailing List - By Departments, 1978-1979
67-13Membership Lists and Correspondence, 1922-1972
614-18Membership Lists, 1962-1966, 1968-1969
619Membership Acceptances, 1940
620Membership Application and Treasurer Report, 1962-1964
621Membership Info Cards, 1924-1945
622-36Membership List, 1943, 1952, 1955-1959, 1962, 1964-1965, 1970, 1971
71Proposed Members, 1938-1940
72Membership Lists, 1953-1955
73Membership Record, 1962-1976
74Membership List, 1975
75Membership Record, 1963-1975
76-11Publication File Galley/Proofs Bulletin, 1958-1960
712Publications File Misc. Printed Papers, 1936
713Materials from Other Academies
714Papers of Members (Manuscripts)
715-16Papers Published by Members
718Publications File Misc. Publications - State Soceities, 1968-1972
81-4Abstracts, 1922-1967
85Letters Bulletin, 1955-1959
86Bulletin , 1957 June
87Galley/Proof Bulletin, 1953 June
88Galley/Proof Academy Conference, 1952 December 28
89Galley/Proof Bulletin, 1952 December
810Galley/Proof Program Bulletin, 1953 March 20
811-12Galley/Proof Bulletin, 1953 April, June/September
813Galley/Proof Directory List, 1953
814-30Galley/Proof Bulletin, 1953-1957
91Annual Meeting, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1928-1944, 1946, 1948, 1956
92-4Bulletin, 1943-1961, 1964-1967, 1975-1977
95Programs, 1922-1948
96Index to the Bulletin and Other Publications of the GAS, 1922-1967
97Bulletin Collection, 1943-1952
98-9Directory, 1963-1969, 1972-1975, 1977
101-2Directory, 1978-1984