Sidney W. Hess Computer Research on Nonpartisan Districting, Inc. records

Summary

Creator: Hess, Sidney W.
Date(s): 1963-1971
Call Number: MSS 0756
Language: Materials entirely in English
Abstract: Through his involvement in CROND (Computer Research on Nonpartisan Districting), Sidney W. Hess developed the first computer program for legislative redistricting. The Sidney W. Hess Computer Research on Nonpartisan Districting, Inc. records span the dates 1963-1971. Records include academic journal articles, reports, conference papers, manuals, presentation notes, a Good Government Award, and a letter of congratulations from Russell W. Peterson. The collection consists of approximately 0.5 linear feet of paper records.
Physical Description: 0.5 linear feet
Source: Gift of Sidney W. Hess, 2016
Processing: Processed and encoded by Cheryl Mariani, January 2016. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard