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The Christian B. Anfinsen Papers

Title:
Memorandum from Eliot Stellar, National Academy of Sciences (re: Turkish surgeon Nihat Sargin) pdf (133,789 Bytes) ocr (3,493 Bytes)
Memorandum from Eliot Stellar, National Academy of Sciences (re: Turkish surgeon Nihat Sargin)
Description:
In this memo, the chairman of the Committee on Human Rights at the National Academy of Sciences urges action from members on behalf of Turkish surgeon Nihat Sargin, who was sentenced to thirty-six years in jail for "membership in an illegal organization," was likely tortured in state custody, and was considered a "prisoner of conscience" by several international human rights organizations.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (133,789 Bytes)
Date:
1988-03-14 (March 14, 1988)
Creator:
Stellar, Eliot
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the National Academies Press.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Human Rights
Torture
Relation:
Metadata Record Letter from Christian B. Anfinsen to President of Turkey, Prime Minister of Turkey (March 17, 1988) pdf (45,980 Bytes) transcript of pdf
/ps/access/KKBBFC.pdf
Box Number: 6
Folder Number: 12
Unique Identifier:
KKBBFD
Document Type:
Memorandums
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1965-1999
SubSeries: Alphabetical Files, 1983-1991
Folder: National Academy of Sciences, 1984-1992
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2016-05-25
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