Papers, 1968-1994


Papers, 1968-1994

Papers, 1968-1994

Correspondence, drafts, research notes, etc., of Ellen K. Silbergeld, environmental toxicologist and research scientist.

16 cartons, 1 file box, 7 folders of photographs, 4 audiotapes, 1 videotape

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