RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 122473994 LA English A1 Swann, W. F. G., YR 1900 AB This collection includes correspondence on research, business, and professional matters, particularly as director of the Bartol Research Foundation of the Franklin Institute. There is personal correspondence relating to his studies, teaching, travels, lectures, and music (as cellist nad conductor of the Swarthmore, Pa., Symphony Orchestra). There are 56 notebooks, work books, books of lectures, 5 scrapbooks, diplomas and certificates, manuscripts of the books "Electrodynamics" (unpublished) and "The Architecture of the Universe" (1934). There are about 600 articles on atmospheric electricity, acceleration of particles, atomic bomb defense, atomic energy, cosmic rays and energy, electrets, electrodymanics, magnetism, music, physics, quantum theory, radiation, relativity and Einstein, science and civilization, stratospheric flights (by balloon and airplane), thermodynamics, and wave mechanics. There is also a Kodachrome film, "Hunting cosmic rays in a B-29" (1947, 1 reel), and a film of the stratospheic balloon flight of Jean Picard (1 reel).