Papers, 1928-1988.


Pedersen, Charles J., 1904-1989. Papers, 1928-1988.

Papers, 1928-1988.

The papers of Charles J. Pedersen are arranged in six series. The first and second series are divided between Pedersen's research on crown compounds and his pre-crown research. The other four series span both periods of his career. This collection documents the career and accomplishments of one of the DuPont Company's most distinguished scientists.

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