Gladys A. Sperling papers, 1929-1987.

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Sperling, Gladys Athena, 1903-. Gladys A. Sperling papers, 1929-1987.

Gladys A. Sperling papers, 1929-1987.

Correspondence files, subject files, talks and papers, reprints (both those in which Sperling is a co-author and ones by Clive McCay), and clippings. Also student notebooks, particularly in bacteriology. Included is a subject file on Professor Loren Petry and photographs relating to the Nobel Prize award to James Sumner.

2 cubic ft.

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McCay, Clive Maine, 1898-1967

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Biochemist, nutritionist, gerontologist; professor of Animal Husbandry, Cornell University, 1927-1963. From the description of Clive McCay papers, 1920-1967. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64073016 ...

Petry, Loren C. (Loren Clifford), 1887-

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Sperling, Gladys Athena, 1903-

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Research assistant in nutrition. After receiving an M.S. degree in bacteriology from Cornell in 1936, Miss Sperling was hired by Professor Clive McCay to assist him in nutritional studies. She was responsible for rats and other laboratory animals, supervised graduate students and other technicians, mixed animal feed, answered correspondence, created exhibits, helped take blood samples, and arranged for photography. She is credited as a co-author on many scientific papers...

Sumner, James B. (James Batcheller), 1887-1955

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Professor of Biochemistry and Director of the Laboratory of Enzyme Chemistry at Cornell University. Sumner won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1946 for the crystallizations of the enzyme urease. From the description of James B. Sumner reprint collection, 1910-1952. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64034451 Professor of Biochemistry and Director of the Laboratory of Enzyme Chemistry at Cornell University. Sumn...