Papers, 1875-1989.

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Suess, Hans Eduard, 1909-. Papers, 1875-1989.

Papers, 1875-1989.

The papers cover the years 1875-1989 and document the career and achievements of a renowned geochemist. The 19th-c. papers pertain to Franz Eduard Suess, Hans's father and a professor of geology at the University of Vienna. The bulk of the collection dates from 1955 through 1977, during which time Suess was professor of geology at Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the University of California, San Diego.

23.6 lin. ft. (56 archives boxes, 1 card file box, a 5 overzise folders)

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