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Oak Ridge National Laboratory -- History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander Hollaender Papers

Identifier: MS-1261

This collection houses correspondence, notes, reprints, and other materials documenting Alexander Hollaender's participation in various symposiums and workshops toward the end of his career. Hollaender's personal files dating from 1950 to 1975 are also included.

Dates: 1950-1975

Environmental Mutagen Society Records

Identifier: MS-[EMS]
Abstract The collection spans from 1950 to 2009, with the bulk of materials ranging from 1969 to 2002. The collection is arranged chronologically.The Environmental Mutagen Society Records holds the society's administrative documents and correspondence between its members. It also includes publications, research materials, and other documents relating to the society, its sister regional, national and international organizations, and the Environmental Mutagen Information Center. Materials...
Dates: 1930-2009

Oak Ridge Mercury Loss News Clippings

Identifier: MS-3797

This collection consists of photocopied newspaper clippings from 1983 to 1986 detailing mercury loss into East Fork Poplar Creek in Oak Ridge, Tennessee from the Y-12 plant. The clippings include documentation of public controversy and fear surrounding this revealed exposure by the Department of Energy in addition to the subsequent Congressional hearing and later efforts to clean up the environment contaminated by the mercury loss.

Dates: 1983 May 18-1986 December 11

Oak Ridge School of Reactor Technology (ORSORT) Book

Identifier: MS-3815

This 50-page book documents the first session of the Oak Ridge School of Reactor Technology. Located in Oak Ridge, Tenn., in 1959 with pictures of faculty, faculty information, operation supervisions, information about different countries' energy power, and pictures of students.

Dates: 1959

ORNL Biology Division Collection

Identifier: MS-1709

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

Paul Haubenreich Papers

Identifier: MS-3938

This collection documents the life and work of Paul Haubenreich. The collections includes some personal material pertaining to Haubenreich's family and religious activities. The collection also contains photographs and papers pertaining to his time working at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, mostly about the Large Coil Task/Technology.

Dates: 1949-2009