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Mary Jo Nye Papers, 1986-1997View associated digital content.

Dr. Mary Jo Nye (b. 1944) is a historian of science widely recognized for her research into scientific discovery as both a catalyst and product of social and political events. Through positions at the University of Oklahoma and Oregon State University, extensive publishing, and participation in the international community of historians of science, Dr. Nye has drawn recognition from prestigious organizations including the History of Science Society and the American Chemical Society. The Mary Jo Nye Papers include books relating to the history of science, reprints, manuscript notes, and miscellaneous documents.
Extent: 17.0 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
Biographical / Historical Notes
Statement on Description: This collection is not fully processed and a complete finding aid is not available at this time.
Preferred Citation: Mary Jo Nye Papers (MSS Nye), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: Approximately 25 books, one series of bound reprints, one series of manuscript notes, and one folder of assorted documents and reprints were accessioned from Mary Jo and Robert Nye by OSU Libraries Special Collections on July 7, 2008.
Acquired: Future donations are anticipated.
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