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Radiation -- Research.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Farrington Daniels Papers

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Identifier: MS-1499
Abstract

This collection contains letters, reports, tapes, slides and material pertaining to the work of Dr. Farrington Daniels Jr. on radiation research.

Dates: 1950s-1980s

George de Hevesy Papers

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Identifier: MS-0844
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence, laboratory notebooks, and bound reprints documenting the life and career of Nobel Prize winning chemist George de Hevesy.

Dates: 1908-1965

George Warlick Health Physics Papers

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Identifier: MS-2821
Abstract

This collection contains publications, correspondence, and bulletins about health physics and radiation safety methods at Clinton Laboratories and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Dates: 1940s-1950

Hanford Environmental Health Foundation Records

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Identifier: MS-2007
Abstract The Hanford Environmental Health Foundation is small in size, but it is full of information and facts. Hanford was very involved with the Health Physics Society, and is thus why most of the collection contains that society's files. The Health Physics Society material includes lists of members, Board of Directors, annual meetings, minutes, and the many committees. Other interesting material includes general correspondence, materials on a business meeting in China, the American Board of...
Dates: undated

Harold F. Blum Papers

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Identifier: MS-0988
Abstract

The papers of Harold Blum are comprised mostly of notes on his irradiation of mice experiment, manuscripts of his publications, and notes on several other projects.

Dates: 1939-1943

Harry D. Youmans Jr. Papers

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Identifier: MS-3282
Abstract

This collection houses research, notes, articles, reports, memos, and photographs documenting Harry D. Youmans Jr.'s education and professional work with the Bureau of Radiological Health.

Dates: 1952-1987 May 13

Hymer Friedell Papers

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Identifier: MS-2914
Abstract

This collection consists of reports, letters, books, slides, and other materials documenting Hymer Friedell's work on the biological effects of radiation between 1943 and 1996. Much of the material dates from the Manhattan Project era and shortly thereafter. Of particular interest are slides documenting the aftermath of the Hiroshima bomb (1945) and a trip to Moscow (1966), books about the Manhattan project, and retrospective accounts of Friedell's work from the 1990s.

Dates: 1943-1996

J. C. Hart Paper on Karl Z. Morgan, Religion, and Science

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Identifier: MS-2504
Abstract

This collection holds a paper by J. C. Hart on physicist Dr. Karl Z. Morgan's paper about religion and science. Morgan's paper was presented at the St. John's Lutheran Church in Knoxville, Tenn., on January 29, 1967.

Dates: circa 1967

J. Newell Stannard Papers

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Identifier: MS-2020
Abstract

These papers document Dr. J. Newell Stannard's work in the field of radiobiology from the late 1940s to the 1990s. Stannard created the vast majority of the material while working at the University of Rochester and at the University of California at San Diego, but some items showing his work with the U. S. government are present as well.

Dates: 1934-1996 (bulk 1948-1995)

Karl G. Zimmer Papers

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Identifier: MS-0839
Abstract This collection houses the collected papers of German physicist Karl G√ľnter Zimmer. These papers consist primarily of reprints of 121 articles and chapters written by K.G. Zimmer and various co-authors in German, Russian, French, or English. These documents were originally housed in eight binders and indexes to the contents of these binders can be found in folders 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11. Folders 12 thorough 16 contain unbound pages from three books, and folder 17 contains a single bound...
Dates: 1933-1962

Karl Z. Morgan Papers

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Identifier: MS-3291
Abstract

The Karl Z. Morgan Papers house a variety of materials documenting Dr. Morgan's tenure at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The collection consists primarily of documents and reports but also contains a number of road maps and travel brochures, a Monnaie de Paris Eisenhower commemorative coin, and an American bicentennial commemorative bag.

Dates: 1946-1996 (bulk 1970-1991)

L. H. Gray Papers

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Identifier: MS-0642
Abstract

The collection includes: correspondence; minutes of meetings; records of commissions, congresses, and symposiums; lectures; publications; manuscripts; reprints of articles and pamphlets; experimental notebooks; research notes; and biographical papers relating to L. H. Gray's career.

Dates: 1932-1970 (Bulk 1944-1965)

L. J. Tolmach Papers

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Identifier: MS-2094
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of published and unpublished presentations written by Leonard J. Tolmach during this career in radiobiology. These papers are organized by the date and location of the conference the presentation was to be given at.

Dates: 1953-1984

ORNL Biology Division Collection

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Identifier: MS-1709
Abstract

The ORNL Biology Division Collection consists primarily of materials documenting the Council for Research Planning in the Biological Sciences and the work of Alexander Hollaender. Hollaender directed ORNL's Biological Division from 1946 to 1966 and is responsible for much of the early research on radiation and mutation.

Dates: 1955-1988

Otto Rahn's Reminiscences

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Identifier: MS-1241
Abstract

A 60-page unpublished memoir of Dr. Otto Rahn telling his story chronologically from his childhood in West Prussia until the work he did post-retirement in the United States. Much of his writing focuses on his research in bacteriology and physical chemistry at universities including Cornell University and the University of Gottinghen.

Dates: 1952

Paul Todd Collection

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Identifier: MS-1503
Abstract

This collection houses reprints of professional journal articles, scholarly papers by well-known radiation researchers, and reports of numerous radiation research projects documenting the development of the field. Also included are Dr. Todd's Biophysics class notes.

Dates: 1959-1987

Radiation Biology Photograph Collection

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Identifier: MS-0846
Abstract

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

Dates: circa 1930-1964

Raymond Latarjet Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3543
Abstract This collection features a number of papers and photographs regarding French scientist Raymond Latarjet. The collection houses several letters to and from Latarjet, including one to the University of Tennessee Provost, George W. Wheeler. The collection contains one photograph of Latarjet. It also houses an address given by Latarjet entitled L'amarante et le vert as well as several programs and articles celebrating Latarjet after his death in 1998. Most of the programs, articles, and...
Dates: 1935-1999 June 4

Raymond Latarjet Letter to Rufus Day

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Identifier: MS-1148
Abstract

The documents in this collection include and relate to a letter written by the French radiobiologist Raymond Latarjet to his friend Rufus Day in 1977. The letter tells the story of the invention of the double quartz prism monochromator by Jean Saidman before World War II, as well as the story of its loss and subsequent rediscovery by Latarjet. An English translation accompanies the letter as do two photographs of Latarjet and related letters.

Dates: 1977, 1984

Richard Burton Setlow Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1547
Abstract

This collection houses research notebooks documenting Dr. Richard Setlow's work between 1946 and 1960.

Dates: 1929-1960 (Bulk 1946-1960)