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British Association for the Advancement of Science

 Organisation

Found in 59 Collections and/or Records:

Collection

Archive of the British Association for the Advancement of Science - CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE

The Archive of the British Association for the Advancement of Science cover all aspects of its work over most of the 150 years of its existence, with the records of the annual meetings predominating.
Extents: 45.3 Linear metres (453 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1831-1972
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Annual Meeting and committees, 1974-1979

Comprises: Folder 1: 'BA Lancaster 1976'. Correspondence and papers including typescript version of paper by Walter Bodmer entitled 'The Media as seen by a Scientist', 1976 Folder 2: Correspondence and minutes of BAAS General Committee and associated papers. Also contains papers of Ageing Committee, 1974-1979
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1178
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1974-1979
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Annual meeting and newsletters, 1992-1994

Comprises: Folder 1: Large bundle of material relating to the Annual Meeting held in Southampton, August 1992. Includes a number of press cuttings Folder 2: Issues of Scan (Science Awareness Newsletter), 1993-1994
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1217
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1992-1994
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BAAS Annual Meeting, Stirling, Scotland, 2-7 September 1974, 1971-1974

Comprises: Folder 1: 'BA Stirling Meeting Report etc'. Correspondence, manuscript notes, reprints, scientific papers and other material relating to the Annual Meeting, 1971-1974 Folder 2: 'BA Stirling Meeting Report etc'. Correspondence and other material relating to the annual meeting, reprints and typescript annotated scientific papers on topics including artificial fertilisation, genetic…
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1216
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1971-1974
File

BAAS Fund-raising, 1987-1989

General correspondence; presentations; press cuttings; notes of meetings held at Royal Society and papers relating to other events. Much of the material relates to an Association conference entitled 'Managing Science in a Steady State', 1988.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1213
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1987-1989
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British Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Oxford 1988, 1987-1988

Comprises: Folder 1: 'B.A. Items Main File'. Mostly relates to the organisation of the meeting and includes publicity and ephemeral material. Also contains issues of the Oxford Messenger, papers re Walter Bodmer's honorary degree of Doctor of Science from Oxford University, and his notes from a visit to Russia, 1988 Folder 2: Large bundle of papers relating to the…
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1206
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1987-1988
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British Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Oxford 1988, 1988

Large bundle of papers relating to the organisation of the meeting, including minutes of Planning Group meetings. File also contains correspondence with various Members of Parliament and a letter to Robert Maxwell concerning a donation and his involvement with BAAS.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1207
Extents: 1 box (3 folders)
Dates: 1988
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British Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Oxford 1988, 1988

Material relating to the Science and Industry meeting and background material for Presidential Address.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1208
Extents: 1 box (1 folder)
Dates: 1988
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British Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Oxford 1988, 1988

Annotated draft of Presidential Address with bundle of background material.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1209
Extents: 1 box (3 folders)
Dates: 1988
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British Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Sheffield 1989, 1989

Large bundle of material relating to the meeting, including a number of press cuttings. Also contains some Advisory Board papers relating to public expenditure and the science budget.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1215
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1989
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Committee on Biological Advance and Social Concern and the Sub Committee on Ageing, 1972-1978

Comprises: Folder 1: 'For DHSS'. Correspondence, manuscript notes and papers. Includes British Transplantation Society report; photocopy of article on fetal research; Scottish Home Office Report of the Departmental Committee on Human Artificial Insemination, Guidance Ciruclar to NHS Authorities (Human Tissues Act); papers relating to genetic counselling research and Law Commission report on injuries to unborn…
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1198
Extents: 1 box (4 folders)
Dates: 1972-1978
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Committee on Biological Advance and Social Concern including the Sub Committee on Ageing, 1975-1977

Comprises: Folder 1: 'Ageing'. Correspondence and papers and some articles relating to ageing, 1976 Folder 2: Correspondence and press cuttings. Letters mostly from Walter Bodmer and Magnus Pyke, 1976 Folder 3: Correspondence, typescript of talk given by Walter Bodmer entitled 'Science and Society in the 18th Century and in the Future' given at the A.A.A.S. Symposium. Also…
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1199
Extents: 1 box (4 folders)
Dates: 1975-1977
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Committee on Biological Advance and Social Concern including the Sub Committee on Ageing, 1974-1979

Comprises: Folder 1: Correspondence, press cuttings and other papers relating to the Symposium on Old Age Today and Tomorrow held in London, Jun 1976 Folder 2: Correspondence and papers relating to Bodmer, W.F., By the colour of their genes? Review of Jensen's "genetics and education" & "educability and group differences" 3 August 1973 Times Literary…
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1200
Extents: 1 box (5 folders)
Dates: 1974-1979
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Council and Executive Committee papers, 2000-2001

Minutes of meetings and associated papers including those of the Investment and Finance committees.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1188 ( =Res.)
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 2000-2001
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Council and General Committee, 1996-1997

Minutes of meetings of Council and associated papers including those relating to Council elections and appointments. File also contains Special Lectures nomination forms, financial statements, annual report and papers relating to the contract for the Royal Society/British Association Millennium Awards Scheme.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1184 ( =Res.)
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1996-1997
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Council and General Committee, 1996

Chiefly application to Millennium Commission Award Scheme with related correspondence and background material.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1185 ( =Res.)
Extents: 1 box (3 folders)
Dates: 1996
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Council and General Committee, 1997-1998

Minutes of meetings, memoranda, financial statements and papers of the Investment Committee.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1186
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1997-1998
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Council and General Committee, 1980-1984

Mostly minutes of Council and General Committee meetings and related papers and reports from other committees submitted to Council.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodmer 1179
Extents: 1 box (2 folders)
Dates: 1980-1984