This collection contains proposals, newsletters, and related material created by SURA and VARC when applying for the location of a national electron accelerator laboratory in Newport News, Virginia. The collection also includes publications created by the Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility (CEBAF).
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The Jefferson Laboratory is located in Newport News, Virginia and is home to the Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility (CEBAF), an underground high-tech machine nearly a mile around.
Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scdbwiki.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Jefferson Laboratory.
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This collection is not yet fully arranged and described. Researchers may wish to consult with a staff member for further information in advance of using the collection.
A portion of this collection was previously part of the University Archives Publications Collection.
Acc. 1985.48 received from the Office of the President on 6/10/1985; UA Acc. 2008.174 received from Prof. Hans von Baeyer via Karen Berquist, Science Librarian, on 9/4/2008.