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Finding Aid for the Sanford C. Gladden Collection (MUM00560)

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Finding Aid for the Sanford C. Gladden Collection



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00560/
Title: Sanford C. Gladden Collection
Dates: 1920-1979
Collector: Gladden, Sanford Charles, 1902-
Physical Extent: 2 boxes (.834 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00560
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Materials related to Sanford Gladden, UM Professor Department of Physics and Astronomy. Includes correspondence, official reports and historical studies authored by Gladden and miscellaneous materials related to Gladden's life and work.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Donated by Sanford Gladden, October 1979

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives & Special Collections staff.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

Gladden, Sanford Charles, 1902-
Physics
University of Mississippi -- History


Formats

correspondence
clippings (information artifacts)
manuals (instructional materials)
manuscripts for publication


Biographical Note

Sanford Charles Gladden (UM 1924) taught in the University of Mississippi Department of Physics and Astronomy from 1930 to 1945; in 1933, he wrote a history of the department. In 1950, Gladden began working for the National Bureau of Standards (NBS). Gladden worked in the Boulder, Colorado NBS facilities from 1954 until his retirement in 1968. Following his retirement, Gladden began researching the history of Boulder and his own genealogy.


User Information

Prefered Citation

Sanford C. Gladden Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Sanford C. Gladden Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

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Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

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Container List

1.1 Correspondence, 1932
1.2 Correspondence, 1933
1.3 Correspondence, 1934
1.4 Correspondence, 1945
1.5 "A History of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Mississippi, 1848-1932" (1 of 3), 1933
1.6 "A History of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Mississippi, 1848-1932" (2 of 3), 1933
1.7 "A History of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Mississippi, 1848-1932" (3 of 3), 1933
1.8 Article Reprints concerning UM History
1.9 Article Reprints, including 1923 William and Mary College Quarterly
1.10 Commencement Invitation, 1924
1.11 Constitution. Hermaean Literary Society of the University of Mississippi
1.12 Miscellaneous Program
1.13 Identification Cards
1.14.1 "Cause and Correction of Some Malfunctions of C-2 and C-3 Ionosondes" by John J. Pitts and Sanford C. Gladden (NBS Report 5517). U.S. Department of Commerce. National Bureau of Standards. Boulder, Colorado., 15 October 1957
1.14.2 "Examples of the Use of Letter Symbols in Ionospheric Soundings Reductions" by Sanford C. Gladden. (NBS Report 5032). U.S. Department of Commerce. National Bureau of Standards. Boulder, Colorado., 7 October 1956
1.14.3 "A History of Vertical Incidence Ionosphere Sounding at the National Bureau of Standards" by Sanford C. Gladden. (PB 151387. Technical Note No. 28). U.S. Department of Commerce. National Bureau of Standards. Boulder, Colorado., September 1959
1.15 School Papers
1.16 Miscellaneous Publications
2.1 Composition Book, 1920-1921
2.2 Clippings
2.3 Photoessay. "The Ginning of Cotton" by Sanford Charles Gladden, 1979
2.4 Translations by Gladden
2.5 Thesis
2.6 Composition Books, 1920 (2 items)
2.7 Physics Manuals (3 items)
2.8 Seven Addresses by W.L. Kennon, 1949
2 Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish Centennial History. 1316 Mapleton Avenue. Boulder, Colorado