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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Erling J. Ordal to Joshua Lederberg Annotation pdf (79,555 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Erling J. Ordal to Joshua Lederberg
Description:
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (79,555 Bytes)
Date:
1952
Creator:
Ordal, Erling J.
Recipient:
Lederberg, Joshua
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of George W. Ordal.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence B
Box Number: 7
Folder Number: 231
Unique Identifier:
BBAEXG
Accession Number:
8
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1947-1953
Folder: Ordal, Erling J.
Transcript:
Dear Joshua,
I came through Madison near the end of August, but missed you because you were on a well earned vacation.
While at Berkeley last fall I had the class do that nice recombination experiment of yours using 58161 and W1177. It was a great success both for the class and for me.
Hence I would
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like to use the experiment in my class here. Hence, I would like to ask you for K12, 58161 and W1177, or analogous strains, together with directions.
I saw Roger Stanier the other day. He seemed to have enjoyed Paris thoroughly.
Thanks
Erling Ordal
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2005-09-06
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW: from Univ. of Washington University, id recombination
experiment in his class at Berkeley Fall 1951;

jl 12/26/98