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Farrington Daniels, Jr./American Society of Photobiology Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2805

This collection consists of photobiology records from the American Society of Photobiology, collected by Farrington Daniels, Jr. The bulk of the collection contains correspondence between Daniels and various people, but research papers and articles are also included. Whenever possible, the original folder titles were used, but some were created for unlabeld groupings of correspondence and papers that are in the collection.

For similar collections, please see MS 1499 and MS 2423.

Dates

  • 1958-1997

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of photobiology records from the American Society of Photobiology, collected by Farrington Daniels, Jr. The bulk of the collection contains correspondence between Daniels and various people, but research papers and articles are also included.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Farrington Daniels Jr., Professor of Medicine and Head, Division of Dermatology, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, has researched, written, advised and promoted the integrity of Photobiology, Radiation, and the Ozone Layer. The assessment of scientific information on how human activities may affect the stratosphere, in particular the ozone layer; and on how changes in the stratosphere, especially the ozone concentration or depletion, may affect human health and welfare, is one of the primary objectives of Dr. Daniels' work.

Arrangement

Collection consists of two boxes of materials.

Acquisition Note

Collection was donated to Special Collections in January 1997.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480