Papers of Bernhard Witkop, (bulk 1948-1992)


Papers of Bernhard Witkop, (bulk 1948-1992)

The core of the collection is correspondence between Witkop and Julian. There are also recollections by Witkop of Paul Ehrlich and Heinrich Wieland, for whom he served as Private Assistant from 1938 until 1946.

1 box (1.5 linear feet)



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Wieland, H. (Heinrich), 1877- (person)

Witkop, Bernhard, 1917- (person)

Bernhard Witkop was born in Freiburg, German on May 9, 1917. He received degrees from the University of Munich (1938, 1940) where he later served as Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry. Coming to America in 1947 he became an instructor and lecturer at Harvard. Becoming a U.S. citizen in 1950, he went to work as a chemist in the Civil Service. From 1957 onward he served as Chief of the Laboratory of Chemistry, National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases. From the descr...

Julian, Percy, 1940- (person)

Ehrlich, Paul. (person)

Paul R. Ehrlich is Professor of biology at Stanford (1959- ) and is presently Bing Professor of Population Studies; Anne Ehrlich is a Research Assistant in the Biology Department at Stanford. From the description of Paul R. Ehrlich papers, 1954-2001. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122644917 ...

National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases (U.S.) (corporateBody)