Guide to the Ithiel de Sola Pool Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0713
Creators:
Information, Technology and Society, Div. of (NMAH, SI).
Pool, Ithiel de Sola, 1917-
Dates:
1919-1984
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 Cubic feet
8 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A collection of articles, publications, writings, and research notes on the topic of communication in the 20th century, especially the psychological effects of mass media. Also 4 VHS videotapes and an accordion file folder.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Divided into 9 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Professor and Director of the Research Program on Communications Policy, Political Science Depratment, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, undated.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Donated by Jean M. Pool in 2010. Videotapes and accordion file donated by Nance Brisco in 2001.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Preferred Citation
Ithiel deSola Pool Collection, 1919-1984, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the Division of Information, Technology, and Society, December 1999.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mass media Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Communication Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Research Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Publications Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Writings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Articles -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Telecommunication Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives