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The Francis Crick Papers

Defining the Genetic Coding Problem, 1954-1957: Documents

[Detail from notes on the structure of DNA]. [ca. 1953].
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Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Max Delbruck. Draft. Letter (correspondence). 5 Images. [ca. 1953-1954]. pdf (983,171 Bytes)
Letter from Francis Crick to Max Delbruck. [ca. 1953-1954].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notes on] "Degenerate Templates". Diagram. Notes. 1 Image. [ca. 1953-1955]. pdf (190,671 Bytes)
[Notes on] "Degenerate Templates". [ca. 1953-1955].
Metadata Record [Notes on possible genetic codes (#1)]. Notes. 7 Images. [ca. 1953-1955]. pdf (1,266,349 Bytes)
[Notes on possible genetic codes (#1)]. [ca. 1953-1955].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notes on possible genetic codes (#2)]. Notes. 7 Images. [ca. 1953-1955]. pdf (1,368,232 Bytes)
[Notes on possible genetic codes (#2)]. [ca. 1953-1955].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notes on possible genetic codes (#3)]. Notes. 8 Images. [ca. 1953-1955]. pdf (1,401,643 Bytes)
[Notes on possible genetic codes (#3)]. [ca. 1953-1955].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notes on the structure of DNA]. Diagram. Notes. 1 Image. [ca. 1953]. pdf (137,020 Bytes)
[Notes on the structure of DNA]. [ca. 1953].
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. [14 January 1954]. pdf (535,016 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. [14 January 1954].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notebook entry on] "Model Building". Excerpt. Laboratory Notebook. 14 Images. [18-19 January 1954]. pdf (2,879,890 Bytes)
[Notebook entry on] "Model Building". [18-19 January 1954].
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 5 Images. 13 February 1954. pdf (1,146,467 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 13 February 1954.
Metadata Record Gamow, George. Letter from George Gamow to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 3 Images. 8 March 1954. pdf (697,291 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from George Gamow to Francis Crick. 8 March 1954.
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 28 March 1954. pdf (497,325 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 28 March 1954.
Metadata Record Gamow, George. Letter from George Gamow to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 27 May 1954. pdf (5,198,172 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from George Gamow to Francis Crick. 27 May 1954.
Metadata Record Randall, J. T. Letter from J. T. Randall to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 17 June 1954. pdf (209,211 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from J. T. Randall to Francis Crick. 17 June 1954.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "Notes for a Talk on Brooklyn Work." Lecture Notes. 6 Images. 30 September 1954. pdf (1,104,014 Bytes)
"Notes for a Talk on Brooklyn Work." 30 September 1954.
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 3 Images. 15 October 1954. pdf (649,963 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 15 October 1954.
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 4 Images. 22 November 1954. pdf (764,760 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 22 November 1954.
Metadata Record Gamow, George. Letter from George Gamow to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. [7 December 1954?]. pdf (256,073 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from George Gamow to Francis Crick. [7 December 1954?].
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 4 Images. 11 December 1954. pdf (816,139 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 11 December 1954.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Fragment of speaking notes on DNA replication]. Excerpt. Lecture Notes. 1 Image. [ca. 1954]. pdf (189,428 Bytes)
[Fragment of speaking notes on DNA replication]. [ca. 1954].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "The Structure of the Synthetic alpha-Polypeptides." Science Progress 16, (1954): 205-219. Article. 8 Images. pdf (1,206,510 Bytes) ocr (36,309 Bytes)
"The Structure of the Synthetic alpha-Polypeptides." 1954.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notebook entry on] "Centrifuging Egg White". Excerpt. Laboratory Notebook. 3 Images. 20 January 1955. pdf (699,277 Bytes)
[Notebook entry on] "Centrifuging Egg White". 20 January 1955.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notebook entry on] "Cell Wall Prep". Excerpt. Laboratory Notebook. 1 Image. 21 January 1955. pdf (274,224 Bytes)
[Notebook entry on] "Cell Wall Prep". 21 January 1955.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notebook entry on] "Cell Walls". Excerpt. Laboratory Notebook. 3 Images. [24-25 January 1955]. pdf (1,041,041 Bytes)
[Notebook entry on] "Cell Walls". [24-25 January 1955].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. [Notebook entry on] "Egg White Column". Excerpt. Laboratory Notebook. 8 Images. [5-8 February 1955]. pdf (3,367,245 Bytes)
[Notebook entry on] "Egg White Column". [5-8 February 1955].
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 10 February 1955. pdf (442,568 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 10 February 1955.
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 4 Images. 3 March 1955. pdf (862,262 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 3 March 1955.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to John Red Raper, Harvard University, The Biological Laboratories. Letter (correspondence). 3 Images. 11 March 1955. pdf (343,107 Bytes) ocr (5,459 Bytes)
Letter from Francis Crick to John Red Raper, Harvard University, The Biological Laboratories. 11 March 1955.
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 27 May 1955. pdf (379,371 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 27 May 1955.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis, and Alexander Rich. "Structure of Polyglycine II." Nature 176, 4486 (22 October 1955): 780-781. Article. 2 Images. pdf (211,093 Bytes) ocr (2,468 Bytes)
"Structure of Polyglycine II." 22 October 1955.
Metadata Record Rich, Alexander, and Francis Crick. "The Structure of Collagen." Nature 176, 4489 (12 November 1955): 915-916. Article. 2 Images. pdf (238,946 Bytes) ocr (8,250 Bytes)
"The Structure of Collagen." 12 November 1955.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "On Degenerate Templates and the Adaptor Hypothesis: A Note for the RNA Tie Club." Article. 18 Images. 1955. pdf (1,584,862 Bytes) ocr (34,904 Bytes)
"On Degenerate Templates and the Adaptor Hypothesis: A Note for the RNA Tie Club." 1955.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "As a Basis for Discussion." Draft. Report. 6 Images. 23 February 1956. pdf (472,748 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"As a Basis for Discussion." 23 February 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis, and James D. Watson. "Structure of Small Viruses." Nature 177, 4506 (10 March 1956): 473-475. Article. 3 Images. pdf (531,492 Bytes) ocr (18,830 Bytes)
"Structure of Small Viruses." 10 March 1956.
Metadata Record Donohue, Jerry. Letter from Jerry Donohue to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 26 March 1956. pdf (166,158 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Jerry Donohue to Francis Crick. 26 March 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Jerry Donohue. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 28 April 1956. pdf (168,675 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to Jerry Donohue. 28 April 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis, J. S. Griffith, and Leslie E. Orgel. "Comma-less Codes: A Note for the RNA Tie Club." Lecture. 6 Images. May 1956. pdf (445,479 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Comma-less Codes: A Note for the RNA Tie Club." May 1956.
Metadata Record Donohue, Jerry. Letter from Jerry Donohue to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 3 Images. 8 July 1956. pdf (335,783 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Jerry Donohue to Francis Crick. 8 July 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Jerry Donohue. Letter (correspondence). 4 Images. 1 August 1956. pdf (399,446 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to Jerry Donohue. 1 August 1956.
Metadata Record Watson, James D. Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 23 September 1956. pdf (440,418 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick. 23 September 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Jerry Donohue. Letter (correspondence). 3 Images. 11 October 1956. pdf (241,881 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to Jerry Donohue. 11 October 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "Ideas on Protein Synthesis." Notes. 2 Images. October 1956. pdf (151,939 Bytes) transcript of pdf
"Ideas on Protein Synthesis." October 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 19 November 1956. pdf (111,509 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson. 19 November 1956.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "What Is a Gene?" Lecture. 8 Images. [1956]. pdf (774,056 Bytes) ocr (14,334 Bytes)
"What Is a Gene?" [1956].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Cy Levinthal. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 1 February 1957. pdf (129,677 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to Cy Levinthal. 1 February 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 8 March 1957. pdf (382,611 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson. 8 March 1957.
Metadata Record Levinthal, Cy. Letter from Cy Levinthal to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 6 Images. [ca. March 1957]. pdf (17,467,127 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Cy Levinthal to Francis Crick. [ca. March 1957].
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Cy Levinthal. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 5 April 1957. pdf (186,538 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to Cy Levinthal. 5 April 1957.
Metadata Record Lwoff, Andre, and Institut Pasteur (France). Letter from Andre Lwoff, Institut Pasteur (France) to Francis Crick. Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 13 September 1957. pdf (124,160 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Andre Lwoff, Institut Pasteur (France) to Francis Crick. 13 September 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to Andre Lwoff, Institut Pasteur (France). Letter (correspondence). 2 Images. 25 September 1957. pdf (189,408 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to Andre Lwoff, Institut Pasteur (France). 25 September 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson. Letter (correspondence). 1 Image. 14 November 1957. pdf (128,792 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson. 14 November 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis, J. S. Griffith, and Leslie E. Orgel. "Codes Without Commas." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 43, (1957): 416-421. Article. 6 Images. pdf (507,988 Bytes) ocr (14,388 Bytes)
"Codes Without Commas." 1957.
Metadata Record Rich, Alexander, and Francis Crick. "The Structure of Collagen." Recent Advances in Gelatin and Glue Research. Pergamon Press, 1957. Pp. 20-24. Article. 5 Images. pdf (463,922 Bytes) ocr (13,280 Bytes)
"The Structure of Collagen." 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "The Structure of the Nucleic Acids and Related Substances." Part II in Special Publication of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 5. New York Academy of Sciences, 1957. Pp. 173-179. Article. 6 Images. pdf (734,209 Bytes) ocr (21,360 Bytes)
"The Structure of the Nucleic Acids and Related Substances." 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis, and James D. Watson. "Virus Structure: General Principles." Ciba Foundation Symposium on the Nature of Viruses. Little, Brown, and Company, 1957. Pp. 5-18. Article. 8 Images. pdf (1,120,322 Bytes) ocr (33,542 Bytes)
"Virus Structure: General Principles." 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis, and John Kendrew. "X-Ray Analysis and Protein Structure." Advances in Protein Chemistry 12, (1957): 133-214. Article. 42 Images. pdf (7,187,225 Bytes) ocr (211,946 Bytes)
"X-Ray Analysis and Protein Structure." 1957.
Metadata Record Crick, Francis. "X-Ray Diffraction of Protein Crystals." Methods in Enzymology 4, (1957): 127-146. Article. 11 Images. pdf (1,749,446 Bytes) ocr (54,518 Bytes)
"X-Ray Diffraction of Protein Crystals." 1957.