History Newsletter

Cover of AIP History Newsletter Vol.55 (2023) No.2

Latest issue – Vol. 55 (2023), No. 2


  - Ten Years of Teaching Guides and the SPS Interns Who Made Them

 - Niels Bohr Library & Archives as a Source for Histories of Egypt’s Science Diplomacy

 - Featured Oral History Interview: Gabriela González

 - Preserving the Papers of Brazilian Physicist José Leite Lopes

 - Christine Ladd-Franklin: An Early Start for Women in Optics

 - Interview with Science Writer Kenna Hughes-Castleberry

 - The Early Career Conference That Almost Wasn’t—And Then Was

 - Unseen Contributors to Atomic Physics

 - Japanese Scientists at the Junction of Physics and Chemistry

 - The Balancing of Bicycles

 - Frontiers in Transistors and Aviation: National History Day

 - Capturing the Stars: The Untold History of Women at Yerkes Observatory

 - The Present, Past, and Future of History at AIP

 - Documentation Preserved

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Our free newsletter reports on work in the history of physics (and allied fields such as astronomy and geophysics), carried out at the American Institute of Physics and elsewhere. Its goal is to bring resources and current topics in the history of the physical sciences to scientists, historians, and all interested audiences. Every issue includes spotlights on archival collections, news from researchers, reports on papers deposited in archives worldwide, and more. The newsletter is usually issued in the spring and fall each year. To stop or start receiving your printed subscription, call us at 301-209-3165.