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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

Title:
[Copley Medal certificate] pdf (52,042 Bytes) transcript of pdf
[Copley Medal certificate]
Description:
In 1945, the Royal Society of London presented the Copley Medal to Avery "in recognition of his success in introducing chemical methods in the study of immunity against infective diseases." Less than eighteen months after being elected to the Royal Society, Avery was presented with this prestigious award.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (52,042 Bytes)
Date:
1945-11-30 (November 30, 1945)
Creator:
Royal Society of London
Source:
Original Repository: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Oswald T. Avery Papers
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Exhibit Categories:
Biographical Information
After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community
Relation:
Metadata Record List of Proposed Foreign Members [to the Royal Society] 1944: Oswald Theodore Avery (b. 1877) [1944] pdf (89,016 Bytes) ocr (2,843 Bytes)
/ps/access/CCAAFY.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Colin M. MacLeod, Mary MacLeod to Oswald T. Avery [18-19 July 1944] pdf (59,076 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCBDBH.pdf
Metadata Record Letter from Percival Hartley to Henry Dale (September 1, 1944) pdf (71,768 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/CCAAFZ.pdf
Metadata Record Address of the President: Sir Henry Dale, O.M., G.B.E., at the Anniversary Meeting, 30 November 1945 (February 12, 1946) pdf (228,480 Bytes) ocr (5,832 Bytes)
/ps/access/CCGMGY.pdf
Metadata Record Oswald T. Avery and the Copley Medal of the Royal Society [Summer 1996] pdf (466,476 Bytes) ocr (13,777 Bytes)
/ps/access/CCAAOE.pdf
Unique Identifier:
CCBDBM
Document Type:
Certificates
Awards
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Transcript:
The Copley Medal
for the year 1945 has been awarded by the
council of
The Royal Society
to
Doctor Oswald Theodore Avery
For. Mem. R. S.
in recognition of his success in introducing chemical methods in the study of immunity against infective diseases.
H.H. Dale, President
A.V. Hill, A.C. Egerton, Secretaries
The Royal Society
London
Saint Andrew's Day 1945
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2010-06-07
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