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American Society of Photobiology Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2935

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.

Dates

  • 1955-1993 (Bulk 1972-1980)

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

6 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses financial records, meeting records, and manuscripts documenting the American Society of Photobiology between 1955 and 1993.

Biographical/Historical Note

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.

Arrangement

This collection consists of six boxes divided into six series:

Missing Title

  1. Series I: Photobiology Subgroups
  2. Series II: U. S. National Committee and Photobiology (USNC/P)
  3. Series III: General Information of The American Society of Photobiology
  4. Series IV: The American Society of Photobiology
  5. Series V: International Symposium
  6. Series VI: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections on March 19, 2006.

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