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Student and computing records of John and Margaret Bailey

 Fonds — Box: 1-4/4 [A2007/52]
Identifier: baij

Scope and Contents

This collection was donated by Margaret Bailey in two accessions over 2007. Publications by John Bailey were catalogued into the Library's book collection e.g. 'Computer programs for quantum chemistry ' by John Bailey, Chemistry Division, Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research, 1967 [callmark QD462.6 D38 B154 C].

Box 1. Items 1-11 Black folder labelled QA2: Emission Spectra. This is a 48-page report on an experiment to give an introduction to the techniques and principles of emission spectroscopy.

Red folder labelled Chemistry III, Physical Chemistry Lab Note Book

Punched folder labelled Physics Lab Book 402

Six red folders of mathematical and quantum mechanical work: Applied Mathematics 1964 - includes old exam papers. Applied Mathematics Group theory, etc Probability and Statistics (Prof Campbell) 1964 Quantum Mechanics (Seelye) Maths Honours 1964 Boundary Value problems (Mackie) contains special theoretical papers

Two sets of papers: Basic molecular spectroscopy Analytical Three-Dimensional Geometry 1962

Box 2. Items 12-28 Thirteen Manila folders: Quantum mechanics, Mössbauer Spectroscopy including report by R M Golding of Chemistry Division Applied III 1964 Calculus 1963 Statistical Thermodynamics Molecular Structure Calculations Mathematics III Algebra 1963 Theoretical Chemistry Honours Physical Chemistry Honours Physical Chemistry Honours Thermodynamics of Solutions Theoretical I Theoretical II Special Theoretical Course 1966 Special Theoretical

Green folder Chemistry III Theoretical Chemistry

Blue folders: Physical Chemistry III Thermodynamics Chemistry Seminar Emission Spectroscopy Theoretical Chemistry Calculations, notes from Golding

Box 3. Items 29-32 Punched folders: Mathematics I 1963 Mathematics II 1964 Inorganic Chemistry Honours 1966 Physical Chemistry 1965

Box 4. Items 33-37 Punched folders: Pure Mathematics III 1965

Manila folders: Honours Physical Chemistry 1966 Statistical Mechanics Spectroscopy 1965

Hard book Physics I Lab Book 1963

Drugs Computer Program Manual, by John Bailey (A2007-054)

Three black and white photographic prints, taken by John Bailey


  • 1962-1966?; 1985

Access and use

Access is freely available in the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


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Finding aid to the University and computing records of John and Margaret Bailey
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Nicola Frean
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