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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

Title:
[Notes on a Bernard D. Davis interview of Theodosius G. Dobzhansky] pdf (48,549 Bytes) transcript of pdf
[Notes on a Bernard D. Davis interview of Theodosius G. Dobzhansky]
Description:
Additional notes of a conversation in January 1999 between Lederberg and Theodosius Dobzhansky on the early influence of Avery's work on bacterial transformation.
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (48,549 Bytes)
Date:
1973-11-13 (November 13, 1973)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Exhibit Category:
After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community
Box Number: 5
Folder Number: 2
Unique Identifier:
CCAAQA
Document Type:
Notes
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Commentary on Avery and His Work, 1944-2005
SubSeries: Inquiries on Avery
Folder: Lederberg Inquiries, 1962, 1972-1978
Transcript:
BD Davis 11/13/73
Interview with Dob'y at UCID Calif
Mirsky introduced Doby to Avery. 2-3 times. no argument. Politely mus[ . . . ] stopped meeting.
- "inducing mutations"
find to p[ . . . ]ds. Stopped meet
Mrs D - Mrs M. close friends.
M amass[?] [ D'y spent hours tring to dissuade him.
(? Doby may have inhibited Avery from expressing himself
1/99 - These notes are almost indecipherable
M: Mirsky
I may have seen B. Davis at Center for Adv. Study (CAS) on 11/13/73 and he may be recounting a discussion he had with Dobzhansky
JL
Re Dobzhansky & Avery
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2011-07-27
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