Collections

Collections

Many of the most significant scientific advancements and leaders in twentieth century America are represented in the Carnegie’s archival collections. The P Street headquarters contains records of past Carnegie presidents Vannevar Bush, Philip Abelson, and James Ebert as well as such scientists as George Ellery Hale and Barbara McClintock. The financial records at P Street, including a large series of leather bound general ledgers, reflect a detailed history of investment in and planning of scientific experimentation and exploration.

Representative of the breadth of the Broad Branch campus archives collection are records of:

Finding aids are posted as collections are processed.

Online, searchable databases of the collections are also available.