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Series 936 - Physics Department Head's Files

Date Range1949 - 1959
Quantity6 cm, 2 boxes
ProvenanceProfessor L.G.H. Huxley
Description

The records are comprised of registered and unregistered files of Physics Department Head, Professor Huxley, which relate to University Research Grants, various committees, proposals for courses, University buildings, scholarships and university administration. Professor Huxley was Convenor of a Sub-Committee to consider and report on proposals for building extensions, 1956-57, and Chairman of the Scholarship Committee, 1958-59.

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983  Department of Physics Files 1949 - 1959

935  Physics Department Head's Correspondence 1949 - 1959

Inventory Listing

Commonwealth and State Research Grants, 1949-51

This item contains references to: Physics; Research
Contains reports on research projects, funding proposals, research programmes for 1950 and documents relating to the formation of a General Research Committee.

Date Range 1949 - 1951    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600001 Box Number 1 Series 936
Research Committee, University Research Grants, 1950-55

This item contains references to: Physics; Research
Includes minutes of the Research Executive Committee and the General Research Committee, annual research programmes, memos and correspondence relating to research proposals.

Date Range 1950 - 1955    Quantity 4 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600002 Box Number 1 Series 936
University Research Grants, 1956-58
Includes a 5 page typescript paper on Mathematics and Physics in the University of Adelaide 1876-1958 by L.G.H. Huxley

This item contains references to: Physics; Research
Contains summary reports of research allocations.

Date Range 1956 - 1958    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600003 Box Number 1 Series 936
URG Provisions 1957

This item contains references to: Physics; Research

Date Range 1957    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600004 Box Number 1 Series 936
Miscellaneous Committees

This item contains references to: Graduates Union; Committees
Includes notices, agendas and correspondence from Graduates Union, Sports Association, Optometry Committee, General Research Committee, Faculty of Medicine, Engineering Appointments Committee and the CSIRO's Committee on Scientific Manpower and Resources.

Date Range 1951 - 1959    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600005 Box Number 1 Series 936
Reactor-Engineering Courses

Memorandum from Electrical Engineering Department regarding the proposed development of an Australian pile.

Date Range 1952    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600006 Box Number 1 Series 936
Department of Tutorial Classes and W.E.A.

This item contains references to: Continuing Education
Includes agendas, reports, circulars and correspondence regarding adult education issues and the operation of tutorial classes.

Date Range 1952 - 1959    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600007 Box Number 1 Series 936
Courses on the History of Thought and the History of Science

This item contains references to: History; Science
Includes minutes of joint meetings os sub-committees of the Faculties of Arts and Science regarding such a course and related papers.

Date Range 1952 - 1954    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600008 Box Number 1 Series 936
Board of Research Studies

This item contains references to: Research; Boards

Date Range 1953 - 1959    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600009 Box Number 1 Series 936
Science Appointments Committee for the Physical Sciences

This item contains references to: Appointments; Science

Date Range 1952 - 1959    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600010 Box Number 1 Series 936
Faculty of Technology Courses

This item contains references to: Technology
Papers relating to Applied Physics and the future of the Faculty.

Date Range 1958 - 1959    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600011 Box Number 1 Series 936
Accommodation

This item contains references to: Buildings
Minutes, reports, correspondence and plans relating to university buildings and accommodation acquired by Huxley as Convenor of a Sub-Committee appointed by the Education Committee to consider and report on proposals for building extensions.

Date Range 1956 - 1957    Quantity 3 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600012 Box Number 1 Series 936
Studentships

This item contains references to: Scholarships
Rules and correspondence regarding studentships acquired by Professor Huxley as Chairman of the Scholarship Committee from 1958-1959.

Date Range 1958 - 1959    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600013 Box Number 2 Series 936
Commonwealth Postgraduate Scholarships

This item contains references to: Scholarships

Date Range 1959    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600014 Box Number 2 Series 936
George Murray Scholarship

This item contains references to: Scholarships

Date Range 1955 - 1958    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600015 Box Number 2 Series 936
Overseas Scholarships

This item contains references to: Scholarships

Date Range 1958 - 1960    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600016 Box Number 2 Series 936
Salary Scales

This item contains references to: Staff; Physics

Date Range 1947 - 1957    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600017 Box Number 2 Series 936
Examination Results Degrees and Diplomas [Honours Physics]

This item contains references to: Physics; Examinations
Examiners marksheets for Honours Physics.

Date Range 1950 - 1952    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 093600018 Box Number 2 Series 936
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
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