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Radiation Biology Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0846

This collection houses photographs of well-known radiation biologists, including Antoine Lacassagne, Colonel Spencer Mort, and Charles L. Dunham.

Dates

  • circa 1930-1964

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

.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses photographs of well-known radiation biologists, including Antoine Lacassagne, Colonel Spencer Mort, and Charles L. Dunham.

Biographical/Historical Note

Add- Radiation biology, or radiobiology, is the study of the effects of radiation on living things. Pierre and Marie Curie are some most well-known radiation biologists. This collection contains images from their laboratories in Paris, as well as photos of other notable radiobiologists like Antoine Lacassagne, Colonel Spencer Mort, Claudius Regaud, Jean-Louis Roux-Berger, Charles L. Dunham, and George Harrison Shull.

Arrangement

Collection consists of one box.

Acquisition Note

This collection is property of the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections.

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