NAME: Fred Alonzo Tate
DATES: 1920-1980
ADDRESS:
E-MAIL:
WORKED AT: Chemical Abstracting Service
OTHER INFORMATION: Tate worked at: Organic Chemistry, Information Science; CAS: Assistant director 1961-70; Associate director 1970-1974; Associate director of planning and development 1974-?; Manager, information science section, Wyeth Labs 1958-61. He was interested in data and information management systems, automated and manual information-handling systems, publishing systems for technical information, information utilization systems, and business management systems associated with foregoing areas.
AWARDS: 1978 Skolnik Award(ACS) for conceiving, developing, and implementing computer-based information handling systems and procedures across the full range of CAS operations; and for leadership in the development of the CAS Chemical Registry System.
OFFICES:

PAPERS AT:
LOCATION #1
PAPERS DATES:
SIZE:
INCLUDES: Papers relating to CAS work are definitely at CAS offices (in the basement; CAS has no archives) but not arranged or described.
FINDING AID:
SOURCE: Phone conversation with Dale Baker, 6/96.

TOP OF PAGE
INDEX OF INFORMATION SCIENCE PIONEERS
INDEX OF ORGANIZATIONS INVOLVED WITH INFORMATION SCIENCE
 

Page updated 14 January 1998