Conway Zirkle Collection 1948-1966

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Conway Zirkle Collection, 1948-1966

Conway Zirkle Collection 1948-1966

A botanist and historian of science at the University of Pennsylvania, Conway Zirkle published on the history of evolutionary thought and genetics, with a particular interest in the discipline as practiced in the Soviet Union. The Zirkle Papers consist of approximately one linear foot of materials accrued by Zirkle during research for his book on Lysenko-era biology in the Soviet Union, (1949). Among the miscellaneous materials in the collection are four volumes (0.5 linear feet) of pressed specimens of ferns and algae. The Death of Science in Russia

1.5 Linear feet

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