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Correspondence, 1968-1984, n.d.

MS. Eng. c. 2621
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An alphabetical sequence of correspondence with editors, publishing houses and scientific colleagues. The material includes requests to write articles, to comment on works submitted by others, to serve on editorial or advisory boards, etc. The material is dated and an indication given of any information of special biographical or scientific interest.

Folder C.51:

Academic Press, 1977.

Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1975.

Biopolymers, 1974-1976. Richards was invited to serve on the advisory board for a period of three years from 1 January 1975.

Folder C.52:

Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 1973.

Central Office of Information, 1975-1976. Richards wrote an article for Spectrum on the new spectrometer he and his team were designing.

Folder C.53:

Chatto and Windus, 1971.

Clarendon Press Oxford, 1968-1970.

Folder also includes ms. comments on a textbook, probably for Oxford University Press, ?1973.

Folders C.54-C.58: Chemical Physics Letters.

Folder C.54: Chemical Physics Letters, 1969-1970 (= Closed).

Folder C.55: Chemical Physics Letters, 1971-1972 (= Closed).

Folder C.56: Chemical Physics Letters, 1973-1974 (= Closed).

Folder C.57: Chemical Physics Letters, 1975-1976 (= Closed).

Folder C.58: Chemical Physics Letters, 1977 (= Closed).

Folder C.59: European Spectroscopy News, 1977. Regarding publication of an interview with Richards.

Institute of Physics, 1971-1972. Includes an invitation to 'do a kind of "which" survey on magnetic resonance equipment'.

Folder C.60: Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 1972, 1976. Includes notes on Richards's new spectrometer for the news column of the journal, 10 March 1976.

Folder C.61:

Journal of Microscopy, 1981.

Journal of Physical Chemistry, 1969.

Journal of Solution Chemistry, 1976.

Folder C.62:

Medical and Technical Publishing Company (MTP), 1970. Invitation (declined) for Richards to act as editor of magnetic resonance volume in the physical chemistry section of Biennial Review of Science, Technology and Medicine.

Folders C.63-C.68: Molecular Physics.

Richards was a member of the Executive Committee until 1982 when he was elected a member of the Editorial Board. The material relates to the refereeing of papers, editorial policy, choice of editor, etc.

Folder C.63: Molecular Physics, 1967-1968 (= Closed).

Folder C.64: Molecular Physics, 1969-1971 (= Closed).

Folder C.65: Molecular Physics, 1972-1973 (= Closed).

Folder C.66: Molecular Physics, 1975-1976 (= Closed).

Folder C.67: Molecular Physics, 1977, 1979 (= Closed).

Folder C.68: Molecular Physics, 1982 (= Closed).

Folder C.69:

Nature, 1969-1976.

Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd., 1969.

Folder C.70:

Nucleic Acids Research, n.d.

Oliver & Boyd Ltd., 1965-1966. Invitation for Richards to contribute to the Contemporary Science Paperback Project.

Organic Magnetic Resonance, various dates 1973-1983.

Folder C.71:

Pergamon Press Ltd., 1968, 1975-1976, regarding Spectrochimica Acta A.. Richards retired as a member of the Editorial Board at the end of 1975.

Plenum Publishing Company Ltd., 1976, regarding a possible book project on 'conformation of proteins and peptides'.

Folder C.72:

Miscellaneous shorter invitations to write, 1970, 1972, 1974.

Miscellaneous requests for advice, permission to reproduce figures, etc., 1971, 1974-1977.


  • Creation: 1968-1984, n.d.


22 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2621

Former reference:

NCUACS 12/5/89/C.51-72

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