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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Mary I. ("Polly") Bunting to Joshua Lederberg Annotation pdf (132,114 Bytes)
Letter from Mary I. ("Polly") Bunting to Joshua Lederberg
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (132,114 Bytes)
Date:
1977-08-29 (August 29, 1977)
Creator:
Bunting, Mary I. ("Polly")
Recipient:
Lederberg, Joshua
Source:
Original Repository: Rockefeller Archive Center. Edward L. Tatum Papers
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of John Bunting.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Published Scientific Article
Metadata Record Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Mary I. ("Polly") Bunting (September 1, 1977) pdf (137,774 Bytes) transcript of pdf
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Metadata Record Letter from Mary I. ("Polly") Bunting to Joshua Lederberg (October 23, 1977) pdf (184,504 Bytes) ocr (4,336 Bytes)
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Metadata Record Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Mary I. ("Polly") Bunting (November 2, 1977) pdf (73,152 Bytes) ocr (1,804 Bytes)
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Metadata Record [Draft of a memoir on Edward L. Tatum for Biographical Memoirs, National Academy of Sciences] (March 4, 1977) pdf (1,018,978 Bytes) ocr (25,563 Bytes)
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Box Number: 86
Folder Number: 71
Unique Identifier:
BBBBBY
Accession Number:
108
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Reminiscences
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Published Scientific Articles
Folder: P268: "Edward Lawrie Tatum, 1909-1975" (1990)
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-04-05
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
Node: Mary Ingraham Bunting. related to Dean Ingraham at UWis;
wife/widow of Henry Bunting - Yale faculty; later presided at
Radcliffe College, and founded Bunting Institute for women
scholars;  research on genetics of color mutations
(prodigiosin) in Serratia marcescens; [Is genetic basis of
high mutability yet worked out?  Cf Harry Wassermann, Yale
Chemistry, re prodigiosin structure; N.B.:
BELSER WL, BUNTING MI
    STUDIES ON A MECHANISM PROVIDING FOR GENETIC TRANSFER IN
    SERRATIA-MARCESCENS
    J BACTERIOL 72: (5) 582-592 1956 

   BUNTING MI
    THE INHERITANCE OF COLOR IN BACTERIA, WITH SPECIAL
    REFERENCE TO SERRATIA MARCESCENS
    COLD SPRING HARB SYM 11: 25-32 1946 
;

KW: Bunting reminescences re Tatum; she worked in that lab near to me
in 1946-47; some personal touches about my brusqueness, and
Ed's forbearance and his role in civilizing me;
"welcome to use any scraps worth gleaning; so I take this
as a release;  Marvin Johnson (at UW);  

jl 11/26/00