Gilbert P. Haight Papers, 1948-2002 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/5/43
Acquired: 3/18/2002, 7/22/2002; 9/15/2002
Volume: 0.7 cubic feet
Available for use at:
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Description: Papers of Gilbert P. Haight (1922- ), professor of chemistry (1966-87), includes reprints (1951-2002) and biographical material relating to chemistry education; chemical research; American Chemical Society's education division; Christmas lectures (annual events sponsored by the Chemistry Department); biographical clippings, especially concerning Haight's "Christmas Chemistry Lectures," a scrapbook of newspaper clippings relating to the Policy Committee on Student Affairs under Prof. Haight's chairmanship (1970-71); and two taped oral history interviews (2002) of Prof. Haight by Sharon Bertsch McGrayne concerning his career as a researcher, educator, and administrator. This series also contains copies of articles and textbooks co-authored by Haight.