American Society of Photobiology Records
This collection houses financial records, meeting records, and manuscripts documenting the American Society of Photobiology between 1955 and 1993. Many of these items were either created or held by the Society's founder and first president, Dr. Kendric C. Smith.
- 1955-1993 (Bulk 1972-1980)
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This collection houses financial records, meeting records, and manuscripts documenting the American Society of Photobiology between 1955 and 1993.
Dr. Kendric C. Smith founded the American Society of Photobiology in 1972. The ASP promotes research in photobiology, integration of different photobiology disciplines, and dissemination of photobiology knowledge. It also provides information on the photobiological aspects of national and international issues.
This collection consists of six boxes divided into six series:
- Series I: Photobiology Subgroups
- Series II: U. S. National Committee and Photobiology (USNC/P)
- Series III: General Information of The American Society of Photobiology
- Series IV: The American Society of Photobiology
- Series V: International Symposium
- Series VI: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology
This collection was donated to the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections on March 19, 2006.