Papers, 1919-1966.

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Demerec, M. (Milislav), 1895-1966. Papers, 1919-1966.

Papers, 1919-1966.

This collection includes much on professional organizations (eg. Genetics Society of America, American Society of Naturalists). There is a lengthy series of lectures given by Demerec, over 60 lab notebooks, certificates and diplomas.

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