Curie papers, 1920-1943.


Curie papers, 1920-1943.

Correspondence largely devoted to various campaigns for raising money in order to obtain radium for Madame Curie to continue her experiments, and details of the arrangements for her to visit the United States to solicit funds in person. Also, many documents and manuscripts concerning Madame Curie and her work; photographs and printed materials; one box (with list) of reprints and articles by Frederic and Irene Joliot-Curie; and letters to Marie M. Meloney from Irene Joliot-Curie, Marie Curie, and Jean Jules Jusserand, and a letter from Arthur Brisbane to the Marie Curie Fund.

2.5 linear ft. (400 items in 5 boxes)



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Meloney, William Brown, 1905-1971 (person)

Mrs. Meloney (Marie Mattingly Meloney) was editor of the HERALD TRIBUNE SUNDAY MAGAZINE. From the description of Curie papers, 1920-1943. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122453553 ...

Curie, Ève, 1904-2007 (person)

Brisbane, Arthur, 1864-1936 (person)

American journalist. From the description of Letter : to Caroline Muller, 1907 Aug. 12. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122349037 Journalist and newspaper editor. From the description of Arthur Brisbane correspondence, 1909. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454184 Brisbane was an American author and editor. From the description of Letter, 1896. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: ...

Meloney, Marie Mattingly (person)

Epithet: of the 'New York Herald Tribune' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001185.0x0000c2 Magazine editor including "Women's Magazinre," the "Delineator," the Sunday magazine of the "New York Herald Tribune" and "This week." From the description of Marie Meloney letter to Carty Ranck [manuscript], 1930 Sep 6. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 318063959 Editor, write...