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Thomas Hunt Morgan reprints

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0483

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists entirely of reprints of articles spanning 1889 to 1945.

Dates

  • Creation: 1889-1945

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Hunt Morgan (September 25, 1866 – December 4, 1945) was an American evolutionary biologist, geneticist, embryologist, and science author who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1933 for discoveries elucidating the role that the chromosome plays in heredity.

Extent

2.19 Cubic Feet (1 record center carton, 2 legal size document boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Thomas Hunt Morgan (September 25, 1866 – December 4, 1945) was an American evolutionary biologist, geneticist, embryologist, and science author who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1933 for discoveries elucidating the role that the chromosome plays in heredity. This collection consists entirely of reprints of articles spanning 1889 to 1945.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was transferred to Special Collections by Dr Allen Shearn in 2006.

Processing Information

Finding aid prepared by Margaret Burri in July 2007.

Title
Guide to the Thomas Hunt Morgan reprints
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA