Irvine Israel Glass fonds

Title: Irvine Israel Glass fonds

Dates of creation: 1938-1994

Physical description: 11.58 metres of textual and graphic material and sound recordings

Scope and content: Biographical files, correspondence, course notes, lecture notes, research files, addresses, manuscripts and publications, photographs and slides, audio tapes and film, and other materials documenting the career of Irvine Glass as a specialist in shock waves and a professor and administrator at the Institute of Aerospace Studies. There are extensive files on his research interests (including the American space program), professional associations and conferences, sabbatical leaves and trips to China, the Soviet Union and elsewhere, and on his personal involvement in Jewish issues through the Canada-Israel Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Canadian Professors for Peace in the Middle East, and the Committee of Concerned Scientists.

Finding Aids: Series descriptions available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1994-0033, B1995-0014