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Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Ann Burgess, 2005-04-29

 Item — Box: AV01, miniDV: CSHL1026
Scope and Contents From the Collection: CSHL Archives Oral History Collection contains interviews conducted with 200 scientists within the fields of molecular biology, genetics, and the life sciences, between 1990 and 2018. The interviewees provide first-hand accounts of their experiences in the fields of modern biology as neuroscience, cancer, genetics, plant genetics, genomics, biotechnology and others from the 1940s through the 2000s. The collection contains audio and video recordings, as well as transcripts of interviews. The...

Dr. Alan W. Bernheimer Sr. Collection of Cold Spring Harbor Historic Materials

Identifier: AWB
Overview Dr. Alan Bernheimer Sr. Collection of Cold Spring Harbor Historic Materials contains reports, topographical maps, announcements, surveys, and publications relevant to the history of town of Cold Spring Harbor, New York, as well as Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory including the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum, and the natural history of Cold Spring Harbor from 1897-1946.

Ernst Mayr, March 2002

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Ernst Mayr, the leading evolutionary biologist of the twentieth century, is interviewed by Mila Pollock and Jan Witkowski in Bedford, Massachusetts, on March 31, 2002.Ernst Mayr reminisces about his visits to Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory during the 1940s and 1950s and his relationship with its leading scientists. Other topics discussed are his relationship and work with Theodosius Dobzhansky; Jim Watson at Harvard and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Charles Darwin, and scientific...

Errol C. Friedberg Collection

Identifier: ECF
Overview Collection of material related to writing biographies of Nobel Laureates James D. Watson and Sydney Benner.

Walter Gilbert Collection

Identifier: WAG
Overview The Walter Gilbert Collection documents the scientific career of Nobel Prize winning scientist Walter “Wally” Gilbert. It includes material accrued while a student (Sidwell Friends School, Harvard University, Cambridge University), professor (Harvard University), and as a pioneering entrepreneur in the field of biotechnology (Biogen). The collection includes course notebooks, lecture notes and teaching files, scientific papers, correspondence, photographs, memorabilia, clippings, and material...

James Sherley, 2001-09-06

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents James Sherley, professor and stem cell researcher, is interviewed by Mila Pollock on September 6, 2001, at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, in Cold Spring Harbor, New York.James Sherley discusses the following in his interview: Scene 1. Becoming a scientist -- Scene 2. Scientific career -- Scene 3. Meetings at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory -- Scene 4. Bruce Stillman and Tom Kelly -- Scene 5. Research by Bruce Stillman and Tom Kelly -- Scene 6. Tom Kelly -- Scene 7. John Cairns --...

Letter from Donald R. Griffin to Sydney Brenner, 11/2/1964

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 40
Identifier: SB_1_1_218_31
Scope and Contents From the Series: The Correspondence series consists of incoming and outgoing handwritten and typed letters, carbons, postcards, faxes, and telegrams generated during Sydney Brenner's career. The bulk of this series covers the late 1940s to the 2000s. Correspondents include over 30 Nobel laureates, as well as biochemists, geneticists, students, publishers, and others. Highlights of the collection include the correspondence from Francis Crick, with whom Brenner shared an office for 20 years. Topics covered...

Mario Capecchi, 2003-02-27

 Item — Box: AV01, miniDV: CSHL1029
Scope and Contents Mario Capecchi discusses the following in his interview: LIFE IN SCIENCE: Advice for Young Scientists, Becoming a Scientist, Current Research.JAMES D. WATSON: Jim Watson, “Lucky Jim”, Jim Watson: Director of CSHL, Jim Watson, Nobel Prize, Jim Watson’s Harvard Laboratory, Jim Watson’s Harvard Laboratory: Atmosphere, Jim Watson’s Harvard Laboratory: Communication, Working with Jim Watson: Harvard University, Jim Watson and his Students, ...

Richard Burgess, 2001-04-23

 Item — Box: AV05, Hi8: CSHL1225
Scope and Contents Richard Burgess interviewed on April 23, 2001. The was combined with his interview of April 17, 2000 to form the basis of his interview on the CSHL Oral History website.

Charles Yanofsky Collection

Identifier: CY
Overview The Charles Yanofsky Collection documents the career of Dr. Charles Yanofsky through materials and ephemera relating to his academic and professional achievements. Dr. Yanofsky’s research focused on how the genetic code is read and translated into proteins.