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Carnegie Institution of Washington. Department of Genetics


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Amos G. Avery Photographic Collection

Identifier: AGA

Selection of photographs in the possession of Amos G. Avery taken between the years of 1926-42. The majority of the photographs were taken in the 1930’s. This collection includes 129 unsorted photographs, approximately 75 negatives, and 3 scrapbooks.

Dates: 1926-1942

Alan W. Bernheimer Sr. Collection

Identifier: AWB

The Dr. Alan Bernheimer Sr. Collection contains reports, topographical maps, announcements, surveys, and publications relevant to the development and natural history of the town of Cold Spring Harbor, New York, including materials regarding Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum. The Collection also contains reprints, printed materials, and correspondence.

Dates: 1897 - 1996

Carnegie Institution of Washington at Cold Spring Harbor Administrative Records

Identifier: CIWA
Abstract This collection contains the administrative records of the directors of the Carnegie Institution of Washington Station for Experimental Evolution (1904-1921) and its successor, the Department of Genetics (1921-1962), and its final institution, The Genetics Research Unit (1962-1974), which was opened in Cold Spring Harbor, New York, in 1904. These records document the history of a 20th scientific research center and the development of a modern organizational structure through...
Dates: 1898-1977

Evelyn Witkin, 2000-06-01

 Item — Box AV08, Hi8: CSHL1318
Scope and Contents Evelyn Witkin, a leading bacterial geneticist, is interviewed by Mila Pollock on June 1, 2000, at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, in Cold Spring Harbor, New York.Evelyn Witkin discusses the following in her interview: Scene 1. Becoming a scientist -- Scene 2. Discrimination at New York University -- Scene 3. Arrival at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory -- Scene 4. Leaving Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory -- Scene 5. Remembering the Carnegie Institute and the Biological Laboratory at Cold...
Dates: 2000-06-01

Alfred Day Hershey Collection

Identifier: ADH
Abstract Documenting the personal life and professional activities of 1969 Nobelist Dr.A.D. Hershey, the Alfred Day Hershey Collection consists of personal and professional correspondence;academic publications, honors and awards; and records of research conducted at the Carnegie Institute ofWashington at Cold Spring Harbor, New York. It is divided into three record groups: Record Group I:Professional Papers, 1949-1997; Record Group II: Personal Papers, 1918-2000; and Record Group III:Photographs,...
Dates: 1918-2000

Evelyn Witkin Collection

Identifier: EMW

The collection includes correspondence with scientific colleagues, her seminal work on the SOS response, and a collection of Witkin's reprints, as well as copies of Microbial Genetics Bulletin, a periodical that Witkin edited.

Dates: 1944 - 2016

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Collection 5
Archival Object 1
Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.) 4
Correspondence 4
Photographs 3
Bacteriophages 2
Genetics 2
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Maps 2
Mutagenesis 2
Reprints 2
Scrapbooks 2
Accessions Registers 1
Administration 1
Administrative Records 1
Amoeba 1
Bacterial Genetics 1
Bacteriology 1
Bacteriophages. 1
Biology Scholarships, fellowships, etc. 1
Blueprints 1
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences 1
Carnegie Institution of Washington. Dept. of Genetics. 1
Clippings 1
Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.)) 1
Community relations 1
DNA Repair 1
Datura stramonium 1
Diaries 1
Discrimination in sports 1
Drosophila melanogaster. 1
Ecology 1
Employee Fringe Benefits 1
Employee Selection 1
Escherichia coli 1
Eugenics 1
Eugenics Record Office 1
Graduate students 1
Grant Proposals 1
Grants and funding 1
Great Depression 1
Laboratory Exhibitions 1
Lantern slides 1
Laurel Hollow (N.Y.) 1
Leases 1
Ledgers (Account Books) 1
Long Island (N.Y.)--History--20th century. 1
Los Angeles (C.A.) 1
Marine biology (New York (N.Y.)) 1
Memorandums 1
Minutes 1
Montauk (N.Y.) 1
Natural history--Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.) 1
Negatives (photographic) 1
New Haven (Conn.) 1
New York (N.Y.) 1
Nobel Prizes. 1
Oheka (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.) 1
Pamphlets 1
Penicillin--History 1
Personnel Records 1
Philanthropists 1
Plant biology 1
Polyploidy 1
Postcards 1
Printed materials 1
Program Budgeting 1
Punched Cards 1
Reports 1
Roosevelt Field (Garden City, N.Y.) 1
SOS Response 1
Saint Louis (Mo.) 1
Science Publishing 1
Science Study and teaching 1
Slides (Photographs) 1
Stockholm (Sweden) 1
Students, Foreign 1
Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center (Oyster Bay, NY) 1
Walt Whitman Birthplace (West Hills, NY) 1
Washington, D. C. 1
Whaling Museum (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.) 1
Whaling Museum Society (Cold Spring Harbor, N. Y.) 1
Whaling--New York (State)--Cold Spring Harbor--History. 1
Women in Science 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
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