Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967

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George Washington Corner worked as an anatomist, endocrinologist, and medical historian.

From the guide to the George Washington Corner papers, 1889-1981, 1903-1982, (American Philosophical Society)

H.J. Muller established the field of production of genetic mutations through x-ray irradiation. He received the Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology in 1946.

From the description of [Collected reprints of H.J. Muller] 1916-1968. (Houston Academy of Medicine, Texas Medical Center). WorldCat record id: 318819267

Early geneticist who won the Nobel prize in 1946 for his pioneering work in artificially induced mutations in Drosophilia. Muller worked at the Soviet Academy of Sciences from 1933-1937, served on Cold War advisory committees as an expert both on the Soviet Union and on effects of radiation on living organisms, and taught at several universities. He worked at Indiana University from 1945 until his death in 1967.

From the description of Muller reprint collection, ca. 1900-1970. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 51635761

Geneticist and Nobel Prize laureate.

From the description of Papers, 1910-1967. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 47441338


From the description of Reminiscences of H.J. Muller : oral history, 1964. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122343152

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creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. Papers, 1910-1967. Indiana University
referencedIn George Gaylord Simpson Papers, 1918-1984 American Philosophical Society
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referencedIn Jack Schultz papers, 1920-1971, 1920-1971 American Philosophical Society
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referencedIn Iltis, Hugo, b. 1882. Hugo Iltis Collection. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Genetics Collection, 1884-1971. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn George C. Wheeler - Correspondence, Scrapbook, and Biology Lecture and Laboratory Notes, MS 1., 1915-1957, Bulk Dates 1915-1916 Rice University, Fondren Library
referencedIn Stalker, Harrison Dailey, 1915-1982. Papers, 1936-1977. American Philosophical Society Library
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referencedIn Schultz, Jack, 1904?-1971. Papers, 1920-1971. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Jennings, H. S. (Herbert Spencer), 1868-1947. Papers, ca. 1893-1947. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn L. C. Dunn Papers, ca. 1920-1974 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf George Washington Corner papers, 1889-1981, 1903-1982 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. The nature of the nerve impulse. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Davenport, Charles Benedict, 1866-1944. Charles Benedict Davenport papers, 1874-1944. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Hollaender, Alexander, 1898-1986. Papers, 1950-1970. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Curt Stern Papers, 1907-1981 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Harrison Dailey Stalker papers, 1936-1977, 1936-1977 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005. Papers, 1946, 1974-1979. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Alexander Hollaender Papers, 1955-1974 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Roe, Anne, 1904-1991. Papers, 1949-1971 (bulk). American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Library. Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection. 1668-1983. American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Julian Sorell Huxley papers MS 50., 1899-1980 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
referencedIn Robert C. Cook papers, 1882-1992 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Anne Roe papers, 1949-1974 (bulk), 1949-1974 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Dartmouth Convocation on the Great Issues of Conscience in Modern Medicine (1960 : Dartmouth College). Records, 1960. New Hampshire Newspaper Project
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referencedIn Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984. Papers, 1918-1984. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996. Oral history interview with Carl Sagan, 1991 August 27. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Demerec, M. (Milislav), 1895-1966. Papers, 1919-1966. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Genetics Collection, 1884-1971, 1884-1971 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. Dissertations and research paper, 1932-1966. Indiana University
referencedIn Paul Blanshard Papers, 1912-1979 Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. Reminiscences of H.J. Muller : oral history, 1964. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Muller, H.J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. [Collected reprints of H.J. Muller] Houston Academy of Medicine, Texas Medical Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library
referencedIn Zirkle, Conway, 1895-1972. Papers, 1948-1966. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Price, Bronson, 1905-1978. Papers, 1934-1976. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn University of California, Berkeley. Department of Genetics Collection, 1911-1947 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Bronson Price Papers, 1926-1978 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Luce, Wilbur M. (Wilbur Marshall), 1896-1980. Papers, 1924-1979. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Boas, Ernst Phillip, 1891-1955. Papers, 1907-1980. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Stern, Curt, 1902-1981. Papers, [ca. 1920]-1980. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Ernst Mayr papers, 1946, 1974-1979, Bulk, 1974-1979, 1946-1979 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. Papers. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. [Papers] / H.J. Muller. Texas Tech University Libraries, Academic Library
referencedIn Genetics humanized: H.J. Muller between science and politics, 1915-1932, 1993 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Muller, H. J. (Hermann Joseph), 1890-1967. Muller reprint collection, ca. 1900-1970. Indiana University
creatorOf Bunge, Raymond G., 1908-1998. Papers of Raymond G. Bunge, 1934-1965 1949-1965. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Conway Zirkle Collection, 1948-1966 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Dunn, L. C. (Leslie Clarence), 1893-1974. Papers, [ca. 1920]-1974. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Milislav Demerec Papers, 1919-1966 American Philosophical Society
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Birth 1890

Death 1967




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