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Bush, Vannevar, 1890-1974

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Carnegie Institution of Washington - Eugenics Record Office Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ERO
Overview The Carnegie Institute of Washington engaged in biological research in Cold Spring Harbor, NY and along with private funding established the Eugenics Record Office (ERO) from 1910 until the Office closed in 1939. The Eugenics Record Office Collection contains administrative papers, photographs, publications and supporting materials produced in the collection and analysis of American genetic and family history records. The collection is divided into five series: H. H. Laughlin material, Horse...

Alfred Day Hershey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ADH
Overview 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,...

Barbara McClintock Collection

 Collection
Identifier: BMC
Overview The Barbara McClintock Collection consists of 9 series pertinent to the life of a world-renowned plant geneticist and Nobel prize winner. There are materials relevant to both her personal life as well as her scientific work. Within the series, you will find correspondence, published materials, photographs, slides, negatives, artifacts, and memorabilia.

Evelyn Witkin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EMW
Overview The collection includes correspondence with scientific colleagues, her seminal work on the SOS response and a collection of Witkin's reprints.