Department of Systems Analysis Records, 1952 -- 1964

Overview

Title: Department of Systems Analysis Records
Dates: 1952 -- 1964
Creator: Miller, Russell E.
Call Number: UA175
Size: 0.25 Cubic Feet, 1 box
Language(s): English  
Permanent URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10427/48336
Location:
    Digital Collections and Archives, Tufts University
    archives@tufts.edu
    http://sites.tufts.edu/dca/

Description

This collection contains one folder of correspondence, press releases, and a brochure about the Department of Systems Analysis.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into one series: Department of Systems Analysis.

Biography/History

Biographical / Historical

In 1951 a Naval research project was assigned to Tufts on systems coordination (systems analysis) consisting of studies of basic military communications, with a budget in excess of $500,000. During the brief period it was located on the Medford campus this research project was housed in a concrete-block building erected for the purpose near the Cousens Gymnasium. A Department of Systems Analysis was created in the graduate school and was authorized to award the Doctor of Science degree.

Access and Use

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Please see "Reproductions and Use" on the Digital Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permission to publish. Copyright to all materials created by Tufts University employees in the course of their work is held by the Trustees of Tufts University.

Collection History

Processing Notes

This collection is processed.

Custodial History

The material was originally collected by Russell Miller, University Historian.

Series Description

  1. Department of Systems Analysis, 1952 -- 1964

    This series contains correspondence, photographs, and brochures about the School for War Veterans. The material was originally collected by Russell Miller, University Historian.