Guide to the Papers of Donella H. Meadows, 1941 - 2007Manuscript MS-1152

Series List

Go to: Series 1 | Series 2 | Series 3 | Series 4

Series 1, Personal, 1941-2001

Contains travel notebooks and diaries, correspondence, writings and ephemera related to her school and college years and her travels from the 1960s to 1990s, including her Ph.D. dissertation "Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of the Structure and Inhibitor Binding of Bovine Pancreatic Ribonuclease A". Financial documents and correspondence related to the Lakeville Journal Company, LLC and Foundation Farm are also included.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 1 - 3

Series 2, Writings, 1973-2008

Contains manuscripts, white papers, articles, correspondence and some research and conference materials related to her publications including the books "The Limits to Growth," "Beyond the Limits," Thinking in Systems - A Primer," as well as the textbook "A Sustainable World: An Introduction to Environmental Systems". Her newsletters "Dear Folks" and "Balaton Bulletin" as well as clippings of her newspaper column "The Global Citizen" are also included.

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Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 4 - 14

Series 3, Professional, 1970-2007

Contains correspondence, proposals, transparencies, syllabi, course outlines, notes and other lecture materials related to her teaching in the Environmental Studies Department at Dartmouth College. Correspondence, articles, reports, scholarly papers, proposals, clippings, interview transcripts, and brochures related to her professional life including her work with the Sustainability Institute, the State of the World television series and the Learning to End Hunger workshop, are also included.

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Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 15 - 20

Series 4, Audio and Visual materials, 1950-2007

Contains photographs, negatives and slides related to her personal and professional life as well as audio tapes and video tapes with interviews.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Go to boxes: 21 - 22

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