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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

Title:
Letter from Peyton Rous to Oswald T. Avery Annotation pdf (37,651 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Peyton Rous to Oswald T. Avery
Description:
In this brief note, fellow Rockefeller Institute member Petyon Rous asked Avery of his knowledge of a particular doctor with the Society of American Bacteriologists.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (37,651 Bytes)
Date:
1935-01-25 (January 25, 1935)
Creator:
Rous, Peyton
Recipient:
Avery, Oswald T.
Source:
Original Repository: American Philosophical Society. Library. Peyton Rous Papers
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the American Philosophical Society.
Exhibit Category:
Biographical Information
Box Number: 1
Folder Number: 2
Unique Identifier:
CCAAFM
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Personal and Biographical, 1931-2000
Folder: Additional Materials Relating to O.T. Avery, 1931-1948, 1960-1972, 1987-1999
Transcript:
January 25, 1935
Dear Professor:
Doctor Reiner-Deutsch has been corresponding with me about a nephew who wants a job in the Institute. What do you know of Doctor Deutsch and of the Society of American Bacteriologists? The printed names of the Committee do not suggest a very representative organization.
Yours,
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2008-06-13
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW: query about a Dr Reiner-Deutsch.  [paraphrase:] what is the
SAB [now ASM]?  Not very representative.

jl  11/29/99