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Charles L. Dunham Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1167

The material in this collection consists of correspondences between Charles Dunham and various research associations, reports and handbooks published by research associations, business cards, date books, photographs, etc.

Dates

  • undated

Language of Materials

This collection is in English.

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

2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Abstract

The material in this collection consists of correspondences between Charles Dunham and various research associations, reports and handbooks published by research associations, business cards, date books, photographs, etc.

Biographical/Historical Note

A prominent physician concerned with the biological effects of radiation, Dr. Charles L. Dunham (1906-1975) became heavily involved in radiation research, holding positions on various boards and committees in this field including as President of the Radiation Research Society (1969-70). Dunham received numerous awards and honors for his achievements in both medical and radiation science. Among them are the Medical Alumni Association Distinguished Service award, University of Chicago (1952), and the Alumni Association Professional Achievement Award, University of Chicago (1974). In addition, he was awarded membership in the Alpha Omega Alph Honor Medical Society (1974).

Arrangement

This collection consists of two boxes organized into one series: Series I: General Alphabetical File

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