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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

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[Avery at his desk]. [ca. 1920].
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Biographical Information
Metadata Record [Avery and the Colgate University band]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1900. jpg (384,115 Bytes)
[Avery and the Colgate University band]. 1900.
Metadata Record [Oswald Avery at the College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1900-1904]. jpg (82,932 Bytes)
[Oswald Avery at the College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York]. [1900-1904].
Metadata Record "O.T. Avery, Hoagland Laboratory, 1907-13." Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1907-1913]. jpg (158,894 Bytes)
"O.T. Avery, Hoagland Laboratory, 1907-13." [1907-1913].
Metadata Record [Avery during the First World War]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1918]. jpg (109,577 Bytes)
[Avery during the First World War]. [1918].
Metadata Record Schmidt, Louis E. [Alphonse R. Dochez]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [1920s]. jpg (167,644 Bytes)
[Alphonse R. Dochez]. [1920s].
Metadata Record [Avery at his desk]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1920]. jpg (331,401 Bytes)
[Avery at his desk]. [ca. 1920].
Metadata Record Reedley, Durr. [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. 1928. jpg (308,180 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. 1928.
Metadata Record [Alphonse R. Dochez]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [Late 1930s]. jpg (226,060 Bytes)
[Alphonse R. Dochez]. [Late 1930s].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1937. jpg (24,652 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. 1937.
Metadata Record [Dr. O. T. Avery (in lounge chair)]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (89,115 Bytes)
[Dr. O. T. Avery (in lounge chair)]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Dr. O. T. Avery--Deer Isle, Maine]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (258,120 Bytes)
[Dr. O. T. Avery--Deer Isle, Maine]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery postcard]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1940]. jpg (105,417 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery postcard]. [ca. 1940].
Metadata Record [Roy C. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (223,825 Bytes)
[Roy C. Avery]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [ca. 1944]. jpg (149,255 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [ca. 1944].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. 1948. jpg (152,568 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. 1948.
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery, Deer Isle, Maine]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1949. jpg (259,895 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery, Deer Isle, Maine]. 1949.
Metadata Record [Avery's medals]. Award. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1950]. jpg (306,610 Bytes)
[Avery's medals]. [ca. 1950].
Metadata Record [Avery's medals (back view)]. Award. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1950]. jpg (299,068 Bytes)
[Avery's medals (back view)]. [ca. 1950].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. National Academy of Sciences, Biographical Memoirs 32, ([January 1958]): 31. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. jpg (39,940 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [January 1958].
Metadata Record [Maclyn McCarty with a portrait of Oswald T. Avery at the Rockefeller University Hospital]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1985]. jpg (24,835 Bytes)
[Maclyn McCarty with a portrait of Oswald T. Avery at the Rockefeller University Hospital]. [ca. 1985].


From Physician to Researcher: Early Laboratory Career and World War I, 1904-1919
Metadata Record "O.T. Avery, Hoagland Laboratory, 1907-13." Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1907-1913]. jpg (158,894 Bytes)
"O.T. Avery, Hoagland Laboratory, 1907-13." [1907-1913].
Metadata Record [Avery during the First World War]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1918]. jpg (109,577 Bytes)
[Avery during the First World War]. [1918].
Metadata Record Schmidt, Louis E. [Alphonse R. Dochez]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [1920s]. jpg (167,644 Bytes)
[Alphonse R. Dochez]. [1920s].
Metadata Record [O. T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1920s]. jpg (224,219 Bytes)
[O. T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. [1920s].


The "Sugar-Coated Microbe" and the Search for a Cure for Pneumonia, 1919-1929
Metadata Record [Avery at his desk]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1920]. jpg (331,401 Bytes)
[Avery at his desk]. [ca. 1920].
Metadata Record [O. T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1920s]. jpg (224,219 Bytes)
[O. T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. [1920s].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1920s]. jpg (86,711 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [1920s].
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1923. jpg (64,425 Bytes)
[Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. 1923.
Metadata Record Reedley, Durr. [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. 1928. jpg (308,180 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. 1928.


Shifting Focus: Early Work on Bacterial Transformation, 1928-1940
Metadata Record Schmidt, Louis E. [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (164,812 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [1930s].
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 9 June 1932. jpg (45,322 Bytes)
[Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. 9 June 1932.
Metadata Record [Colin M. MacLeod]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1935. jpg (6,873 Bytes)
[Colin M. MacLeod]. 1935.
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1935. jpg (44,061 Bytes)
[Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. 1935.
Metadata Record [Coburn, Alvin F.]. [Fred Griffith and "Bobby"]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1936]. jpg (45,270 Bytes)
[Fred Griffith and "Bobby"]. [1936].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1937. jpg (24,652 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. 1937.
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1937. jpg (65,943 Bytes)
[Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. 1937.
Metadata Record [Colin M. MacLeod]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [ca. 1940]. jpg (111,683 Bytes)
[Colin M. MacLeod]. [ca. 1940].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (148,499 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Avery at his desk]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1950]. jpg (137,422 Bytes)
[Avery at his desk]. [ca. 1950].


DNA as the "Stuff of Genes": The Discovery of the Transforming Principle, 1940-1944
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery, Christmas]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. December 1940. jpg (17,708 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery, Christmas]. December 1940.
Metadata Record [Colin M. MacLeod]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [ca. 1940]. jpg (111,683 Bytes)
[Colin M. MacLeod]. [ca. 1940].
Metadata Record [Maclyn McCarty]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [Early 1940s]. jpg (211,603 Bytes)
[Maclyn McCarty]. [Early 1940s].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (148,499 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery, Rockefeller Institute]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Roy C. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (223,825 Bytes)
[Roy C. Avery]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Board for the Investigation and Control of Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [12-13 May 1942]. jpg (339,852 Bytes)
[Board for the Investigation and Control of Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army]. [12-13 May 1942].
Metadata Record [Directors and commissioners of the Board for the Investigation and Control of Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [12-13 May 1942]. jpg (348,731 Bytes)
[Directors and commissioners of the Board for the Investigation and Control of Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army]. [12-13 May 1942].
Metadata Record [Coburn, Alvin F.]. [Avery with Alvin Coburn's son, Tim]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [March 1943]. jpg (121,440 Bytes)
[Avery with Alvin Coburn's son, Tim]. [March 1943].
Metadata Record Coburn, Alvin F. [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [March 1943]. jpg (16,160 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [March 1943].
Metadata Record [United States Army]. [Board for the Investigation and Control of Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [6-7 May 1943]. jpg (306,544 Bytes)
[Board for the Investigation and Control of Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army]. [6-7 May 1943].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [ca. 1944]. jpg (149,255 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [ca. 1944].
Metadata Record [United States Army]. [Army Epidemiological Board]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [26-27 April 1945]. jpg (315,475 Bytes)
[Army Epidemiological Board]. [26-27 April 1945].
Metadata Record [United States Army]. "Army Epidemiological Board." Photographic Print. 1 Image. [15-16 April 1946]. jpg (341,733 Bytes)
"Army Epidemiological Board." [15-16 April 1946].
Metadata Record [United States Army]. [Army Epidemiological Board]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [15-16 April 1946]. jpg (366,851 Bytes)
[Army Epidemiological Board]. [15-16 April 1946].
Metadata Record [Maclyn McCarty]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1948. jpg (7,699 Bytes)
[Maclyn McCarty]. 1948.
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1948. jpg (58,159 Bytes)
[Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. 1948.
Metadata Record [Avery at his desk]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1950]. jpg (137,422 Bytes)
[Avery at his desk]. [ca. 1950].
Metadata Record [Pneumococcus]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1994. jpg (12,106 Bytes)
[Pneumococcus]. 1994.
Metadata Record [Pneumococcus colony]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1994. jpg (13,452 Bytes)
[Pneumococcus colony]. 1994.


After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community
Metadata Record [Dr. O. T. Avery (in lounge chair)]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (89,115 Bytes)
[Dr. O. T. Avery (in lounge chair)]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Dr. O. T. Avery--Deer Isle, Maine]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1940s]. jpg (258,120 Bytes)
[Dr. O. T. Avery--Deer Isle, Maine]. [1940s].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery postcard]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1940]. jpg (105,417 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery postcard]. [ca. 1940].
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [ca. 1944]. jpg (149,255 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. [ca. 1944].
Metadata Record [Maclyn McCarty]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1948. jpg (7,699 Bytes)
[Maclyn McCarty]. 1948.
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. 1948. jpg (152,568 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery]. 1948.
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery, Deer Isle, Maine]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1949. jpg (259,895 Bytes)
[Oswald T. Avery, Deer Isle, Maine]. 1949.
Metadata Record [Harriett Ephrussi-Taylor]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1950s]. jpg (82,538 Bytes)
[Harriett Ephrussi-Taylor]. [ca. 1950s].
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1951. jpg (181,804 Bytes)
[Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research hospital staff]. 1951.
Metadata Record [Colin M. MacLeod]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. [ca. 1960]. jpg (36,103 Bytes)
[Colin M. MacLeod]. [ca. 1960].
Metadata Record [Colin MacLeod, Maclyn McCarty, Detlev Wulf Bronk, Theodosius Dobzhansky, and Wendell M. Stanley at the Avery Memorial Gateway dedication ceremony]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 29 September 1965. jpg (56,917 Bytes)
[Colin MacLeod, Maclyn McCarty, Detlev Wulf Bronk, Theodosius Dobzhansky, and Wendell M. Stanley at the Avery Memorial Gateway dedication ceremony]. 29 September 1965.
Metadata Record [Rockefeller Archive Center]. [Avery Memorial Gateway]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [After 1965]. jpg (41,814 Bytes)
[Avery Memorial Gateway]. [After 1965].
Metadata Record Dubos, Rene J., and Rockefeller University. [Rene Dubos's memories of working in Oswald Avery's laboratory]. Oral History. Sound Recording. Speech. 4 mins, 37 secs. 2 February 1979. qtaudio (2,221,680 Bytes) realaudio (554,708 Bytes) transcript of audio
Metadata Record Smull, Robert, and Lensman Photography. "Maclyn McCarty with James Watson and Francis Crick at the Waterford Prize Ceremony." Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1979. jpg (118,223 Bytes)
"Maclyn McCarty with James Watson and Francis Crick at the Waterford Prize Ceremony." 1979.
Metadata Record [Maclyn McCarty with a portrait of Oswald T. Avery at the Rockefeller University Hospital]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1985]. jpg (24,835 Bytes)
[Maclyn McCarty with a portrait of Oswald T. Avery at the Rockefeller University Hospital]. [ca. 1985].
Metadata Record [Pneumococcus]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1994. jpg (12,106 Bytes)
[Pneumococcus]. 1994.
Metadata Record [Pneumococcus colony]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1994. jpg (13,452 Bytes)
[Pneumococcus colony]. 1994.
Metadata Record Lederberg, Joshua. Interview with Joshua Lederberg [Oswald Avery and the dawn of molecular genetics: a revolution in science]. Interview. Video Recording. 2 mins, 17 secs. 22 March 1996. qtmovie (13,111,063 Bytes) realmovie (1,436,935 Bytes) transcript of audio
Interview with Joshua Lederberg [Oswald Avery and the dawn of molecular genetics: a revolution in science]. 22 March 1996.Interview with Joshua Lederberg [Oswald Avery and the dawn of molecular genetics: a revolution in science]. 22 March 1996.