Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Milton Harris Papers, 1925-1996

9. Research Notebooks. 1928-1978.

The five research notebooks that comprise Series 9 detail Harris's laboratory work on a number of scientific topics, including the properties of silk and paraffins, and the nature of chemical equilibrium in various systems. One notebook is likewise devoted entirely to recording Harris's impressions of a March 1978 trip to China.

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Research Notebooks. 1928, 1978, undated.
Research,April 21, 1928.
Notebook in which Harris details his research and experiments on the solubility of silk, 1928-1929.
China, 1978.
Notebook in which Harris documents his trip to China, March 12 - March 26 [?], 1978.
Chemical Equilibrium, undated.
Notebook documenting Harris' research on chemical equilibrium; phase changes; one-, two- and three-component systems; and transition temperatures. The notebook also contains graphs and chemical equations.
Organic, undated.
Notebook recording Harris' research in organic chemistry; contains many chemical equations and diagrams.
Chemistry, undated.
Notebook documenting Harris' research on paraffins, halogen derivatives, alcohols, esters, metallo-organic compounds, and other elements of chemistry.