Ross Aiken Gortner papers, 1918-1942.
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The National Academy of Sciences, founded in Washington, D. C., in 1863, grew out of a desire for a body of scientists to give advice on scientific matters to the federal government. Joseph Henry, first Secretary of the Smithsonian, was a force behind its creation. From the description of National Academy of Sciences, 1863-1887 Records. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78403445 ...
The National Research Council was organized by the National Academy of Sciences in 1916 to associate the broad community of science and technology with the Academy's purposes of further knowledge and advising the federal government. The Council has become the principal operating agency of both the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering in providing services to the government, the public, and the scientific and engineering communities. From the descriptio...
In 1981, Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association (HSPA) Board of Directors approved creation of the Plantation Archives to provide a repository for the archival records of the various plantations which decided to donate them. Collecting began in earnest in 1983; an archivist began processing collections in 1984. Archival staff finished processing the last two accessions in 1994. With the decline of the sugar industry in Hawaii, HSPA began extending its focus beyond the suga...
Graduate of University of Michigan Medical School. From the description of William James Mayo papers, 1937. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418409 ...
Lamb received a Ph.D. in chemistry from Harvard in 1904 and taught chemistry at Harvard. From the description of Lecture notes in Chemistry A, 1940-1941. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228512291 From the description of Lecture notes in Chemistry 7, 1915-1916. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77075184 From the description of Lecture notes in Chemistry, 1915-1916. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77075183 From the description of L...
Herbert Max Finlay Freundlich, a foremost authority on colloid chemistry, spent most of his career as a distinguished teacher and researcher at various universities in Germany. In 1934, Freundlich left Germany for political reasons, and began teaching at University College in London. He remained there as a lecturer and director of research until 1938, when he came to the University of Minnesota. From the description of Herbert Freundlich papers, 1880-1937 (bulk 1909-1937). (Universit...
Physical chemist. Professor of chemistry and chairman of the department, University of Wisconsin, 1919-1952; emeritus professor, 1952-. Research in physical chemistry; thermal chemistry; electrochemistry; colloid chemistry. From the description of General subject files, 1932-1948. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155004697 ...
Ross Aiken Gortner came to the University of Minnesota in 1914 as Associate Professor of Soil Chemistry but transferred to the Division of Biochemistry in 1917. He contributed more than 300 papers to scientific journals in addition to writing several books. While his first publications were in organic chemistry, he began publishing in biochemistry in 1908. Gortner was active in professional organizations, an enthusiastic academic advisor mentoring 130 Ph. D.s, and the recipient of various awards...