Joe Berg Foundation Science Seminar, Papers, 1959-1968
Title: Joe Berg Foundation Science Seminar, Papers, 1959-1968
Record Series: MsC-27
Creator: Joe Berg Foundation
Extent: 1 box (0.209 linear feet)
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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Scope and Content
The Joe Berg Foundation Science Seminar was a program of science and mathematics aimed at gifted children around the United States. The papers in this collection outline the development of the local Waterloo-Cedar Falls Berg Seminars. Included are a 20-page manuscript written in 1965 by Irving Herman, a founder of the local Berg group, and schedules of the Berg seminars from 1959 through 1968.
Folder 1: Manuscript by Irving Herman
Folder 2: Schedules for the Berg Seminars from 1959-1968.
Finding aid added online by Library Associate Dave Hoing, January 2017. Updated October 2017 (dh). Linear feet count updated on August 9, 2017.