Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992

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Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992, Metallurgist of Cambridge, Mass.

Smith received a doctorate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1926 and taught there from 1961 until his retirement in 1969. His title of Institute Professor Emeritus of Metallurgy and the History of Metallurgy, one rarely conferred and only on those whose work goes beyond traditional disciplines, reflects the high esteem in which he was held. Smith has had great influence on contemporary metalsmiths, experts in ceramics, and students of Japanese art, among others.

From the description of Oral history interview with Cyril Stanley Smith 1992 Mar. 18 and Apr. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646399585

Cyril Stanley Smith (1903-1992) was a metallurgist from Cambridge, Mass.

Smith received a doctorate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1926 and taught there from 1961 until his retirement in 1969. His title of Institute Professor Emeritus of Metallurgy and the History of Metallurgy, one rarely conferred and only on those whose work goes beyond traditional disciplines, reflects the high esteem in which he was held. Smith has had great influence on contemporary metalsmiths, experts in ceramics, and students of Japanese art, among others.

From the description of Oral history interview with Cyril Stanley Smith, 1992 Mar. 18-Apr. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 744432263

Metallurgist; Cambridge, Mass. Died 1992.

Smith received a doctorate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1926 and taught there from 1961 until his retirement in 1969. His title of Institute Professor Emeritus of Metallurgy and the History of Metallurgy, one rarely conferred and only on those whose work goes beyond traditional disciplines, reflects the high esteem in which he was held. Smith has had great influence on contemporary metalsmiths, experts in ceramics, and students of Japanese art, among others.

From the description of Cyril Stanley Smith interviews, 1992 March 18 and April 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220203358

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referencedIn Harvard Project Physics. Materials for documentary film: The world of Enrico Fermi, ca. 1930-1968. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Harold Urey memorial symposium [sound recording] : Harold Urey, the scientist and Harold Urey, the man / 1981 February 7. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-. Oral history interview with Cyril Stanley Smith, 1992 Mar. 18-Apr. 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cohen, Morrel H. Oral history interview with Morrel H. Cohen, 1981 March 31 and June 5. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Smithsonian Videohistory Program. The Manhattan Project oral history interviews [videorecording] / 1987-1990. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992. Oral history interview with Cyril Stanley Smith, 1976 September 23. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Smith, Alice Kimball. Oral history, 1987- Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-. Oral history interview with Cyril Stanley Smith 1992 Mar. 18 and Apr. 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Aigrain, P. (Pierre). International Science and Technology Journal interviews, 1962-1967. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992. Cyril Stanley Smith interviews, 1992 March 18 and April 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Ferguson, Eugene S. Eugene Shallcross Ferguson (1916-2004) papers, 1937-2001 [bulk, 1960-1995] Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Harvard Project Physics. Materials for documentary film: The world of Enrico Fermi, ca. 1930-1968. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992,. Metallurgy and atomic energy policy, 1980. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992. Cyril Stanley Smith letter to Dr. Clarence Zener, 1941 November 17. Washington State University, Holland and Terrell Libraries
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associatedWith Alvarez, Luis W., 1911-1988. person
associatedWith Bacher, Robert F. (Robert Fox), 1905- person
associatedWith Bancroft Library. History of Science and Technology Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Bethe, Hans Albrecht, 1906- person
associatedWith Brown, Robert F. person
associatedWith Cohen, Morrel H. person
associatedWith Ferguson, Eugene S. person
associatedWith Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954. person
associatedWith Harvard Project Physics. corporateBody
associatedWith Libby, Willard F. person
associatedWith Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith Massachusetts Institute of Technology. corporateBody
associatedWith Norberg, Arthur L. (Arthur Lawrence), 1938- person
associatedWith Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967. person
associatedWith Rabi, I. I. (Isidor Isaac), 1898- person
correspondedWith Sarton, George, 1884-1956 person
associatedWith Scripps Institution of Oceanography. corporateBody
associatedWith Smith, Alice Kimball. person
associatedWith Smithsonian Videohistory Program. corporateBody
associatedWith Teller, Edward, 1908-2003. person
associatedWith University of Birmingham. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Chicago. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Chicago. Metallurgical Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-1981. person
associatedWith U.S. Atomic Energy Commission. corporateBody
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Birth 1903-10-04

Death 1992-08-25

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