New York State Science and Technology Foundation files, Office of the President
Scope and Contents
Small collection of proposals for various New York State Science and Technology Foundation grants. Includes proposals for: Technical Information Dissemination Bureau for Western New York; Research in New Methods of Crime Detection; Academic Activities in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy at the University at Buffalo; Dr. Willard F. Libby lecture visit; Nuclear Science Technology Information Dissemination System; and Edward Teller lecture visit.
Most notable is the file on Teller's visit to the University at Buffalo in 1966. University Archives holds audio of Teller's lecture (see WBFO 0703).
Terms of Access and Use
New York State Science and Technology Foundation files, Office of the President are open to researchers.
Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.
*Text taken from “The New York State Technical Services Program” booklet in 5/3/1391, folder 1.5
The State Technical Services Act of 1965 was passed by Congress and signed by the President on September 14, 1965….The Act specifies that a designated agency be appointed by the Governor of each State to administer the State program….The purpose of the New York State program is to improve the dissemination and use of scientific and technical information in industry and commerce.
.4 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)
Language of Materials
Small collection of proposals for various New York State Science and Technology Foundation grants in the 1960s.
Alphabetical by subject.
New York State Science and Technology Foundation files, Office of the President were transferred to University Archives by the Office of the President in October 1973 as part of collection 5/3/266. Files were removed from 5/3/266 to form this collection in September 2019.
Accruals and Additions
No further accruals are expected.
Processed by Amy Vilz, September 2019; finding aid encoded by Amy Vilz, September 2019.
- Finding Aid for the New York State Science and Technology Foundation files, Office of the President
- Finding aid prepared by Amy Vilz
- 13 September 2019
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