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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

Title:
[Fred Griffith and "Bobby"]
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Description:
This photograph is one of the few remaining of the English microbiologist who was killed in the Blitz in London in 1941. Although Griffith and Avery never met, the two scientists greatly respected each other's work on pneumococci transformation. Inscription on reverse reads "Snap-shot of Dr. Fred. Griffith and "Bobby" on the Downs near Brighton from Al Coburn."
Number of Image Pages:
1 (45,270 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
1936
Creator:
[Coburn, Alvin F.]
Rights:
Courtesy of Joshua Lederberg.
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Exhibit Category:
Shifting Focus: Early Work on Bacterial Transformation, 1928-1940
Relation:
Metadata Record Letter from Alvin F. Coburn to Oswald T. Avery (May 25, 1943) pdf (114,106 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCBDBG.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Alvin F. Coburn to Joshua Lederberg (September 28, 1965) pdf (44,226 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAGS.pdf
Metadata Record [Oswald T. Avery] [March 1943] jpg (16,160 Bytes)
/ps/access/CCAAFU_.jpg
Metadata Record [Avery with Alvin Coburn's son, Tim] [March 1943] jpg (121,440 Bytes)
/ps/access/CCAABZ_.jpg
Metadata Record Letter from Alvin F. Coburn to Joshua Lederberg (November 9, 1965) pdf (154,563 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAGU.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Alvin F. Coburn to Joshua Lederberg (November 19, 1965) pdf (151,809 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAIW.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Alvin F. Coburn to Joshua Lederberg (March 21, 1966) pdf (36,787 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAGV.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Alvin F. Coburn (April 1, 1966) pdf (53,956 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAGW.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Alvin F. Coburn to Joshua Lederberg (April 20, 1966) pdf (82,210 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAIX.pdf
Box Number: 5
Folder Number: 10
Unique Identifier:
CCAABN
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs, 1923-1985
Folder: Frederick Griffith, n.d.
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-12-11
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