Kentucky Academy of Science Records

Abstract

The Kentucky Academy of Science records (dated 1892-1953; 11 cubic feet; 11 boxes) comprises minutes, official correspondence, and scientific papers presented by members documenting this professional society of science professors.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Kentucky Academy of Science Records
Date
1892-1953
Extent
11 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Clubs -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
Science -- Kentucky.
Science -- Societies, etc.
College teachers.
Scientists.
Minutes.
Arrangement
Chronological arrangement.
Finding Aid Author
Archives Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Eric Weig and Ruth Bryan
Preferred Citation
49M38: [identification of item], Kentucky Academy of Science records, 1892-1953, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Kentucky Academy of Science, based in Lexington, is an honorary and professional society of Kentucky science professors.
Scope and Content
The Kentucky Academy of Science records (dated 1892-1953; 11 cubic feet; 11 boxes) comprises minutes, official correspondence, and scientific papers presented by members documenting this professional society of science professors.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections.

Contents of the Collection

Records, 1892-1953

1892-1918

  • Box 1
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1919-1922 June

  • Box 2
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1922 July-1925 April

  • Box 3
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1925 May-1927 March

  • Box 4
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1927 April-1929 March

  • Box 5
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1929 April-1930

  • Box 6
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1931-1932 September

  • Box 7
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1932 October-1934 March

  • Box 7
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1934 April-1939, 1953

  • Box 8
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Miscellaneous papers and reports

  • Box 9-10
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Index cards

  • Box 11
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