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The Rosalind Franklin Papers

Further Readings

[Rosalind Franklin on vacation in Tuscany]. [Spring 1950].
Manuscript Collections

The Churchill Archives Centre. Churchill College, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Finding Aid to the Rosalind Franklin Papers, 1937-1976.
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Maddox, Brenda. Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA. New York: Harper Perennial, 2002.

Glynn, Jenifer. "Rosalind Franklin 1920-1958." In Cambridge Women: Twelve Portraits. Edited by Blacker and Shils. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Judson, Horace Freeland. The Eighth Day of Creation: Makers of the Revolution in Biology. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979.

Sayre, Anne. Rosalind Franklin and DNA. Minneapolis: Sagebrush, 1975.

Olby, Robert. The Path to the Double Helix. London: Macmillan, 1974.

Watson, James D. The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA. New York: Athenaeum, 1968.


Franklin, Rosalind E., and Raymond G. Gosling. "Molecular Configuration in Sodium Thermonucleate." Nature 171, no. 4356 (25 April 1953): 740-741.

Klug, Aaron. "Rosalind Franklin and the Discovery of the Structure of DNA." Nature 219 (August 1968): 808-810, 833-844.

Klug, Aaron. "Rosalind Franklin and the Double Helix." Nature 248 (April 1974): 78.