Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Ithaca, NY 14853
7.1 cubic ft., 47 volumes
Physicist; professor of physics, Cornell University; Director, Program on Science, Technology, and Society. Includes articles and publications by Bowers and others; correspondence; notebooks; drafts and reports; lantern slides of charts and equipment; records of inventions; files on research associates; research proposals, contracts; material on impact of federal financing on higher education; material on social responsibility of scientists; files on students; grade lists, lecture notes, problem sets, and student evaluations from physics courses taught by Bowers; research notes, charts, and data; and other papers reflecting Bowers' career as a physicist and a professor of physics at Cornell. Also, Bowers' appointment forms and letters, typescript journal entries, and letters of condolence on Bowers' death. Restrictions on Access: Files on students restricted until October 9, 2000.