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Guide to the Papers of Serge A. Korff MC 110

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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 19, 2019
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Six folders from Box 1 rehoused in Box 9 by Allison Chomet Updated by Jennifer E. Neal to incorporate materials being sent to offsite storage in 2019  , July 2017 , June 2019

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Creator: Korff, Serge A. (Serge Alexander), 1906-1989
Source: New York University. Department of Physics
Title: Serge A. Korff Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1928-1989
Abstract: Serge A. Korff was a prominent cosmic ray physicist active in academic, governmental and international settings whose tenure at NYU was from 1941-1989. The collection encompasses Korff's professional career and includes correspondence with leading American, South American and European physicists, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows, academicians from other disciplines, professional scientific organizations, government agencies, military personnel, commercial equipment suppliers, and publishing concerns. Also included in the collection is information on research projects and expeditions; grant proposals and reports; materials on scientific conferences; students' theses and dissertations; administrative records pertaining to NYU and its physics department; and reprints of scholarly articles by Korff and others.
Quantity: 10.0 Linear Feet in 10 boxes
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials primarily in English.
Call Phrase: MC 110