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Karl Friedrich Meyer photograph collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 1976.085--AX ; BANC PIC 1976.085--PIC; BANC PIC 1976.085
Collection Overview

Title:

Karl Friedrich Meyer photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

Meyer, Karl-Friedrich, 1884-1974, creator

Abstract:

Photographs relating to Meyer's medical research career at UC Berkeley. Photos focus on public health, effects of diseases on animals, veterinary medicine, and epidemiology. Collection includes studio portraits of Meyer, contemporary portraits and group portraits of his colleagues, portraits (including prints) of famous historical scientists, and miscellaneous professional photographs such as photos of scientific tables and charts. An early 20th century album on experimental food canning from the National Canners Association is present. The majority of photographs are from Meyer's 1956 professional trip to Russia as part of the United States Medical Mission on Microbiology and Epidemiology to the Soviet Union. Oversize items consist of a group portrait and a portrait of a colleague(?), "Hal".

Date:

ca. 1930-ca. 1960 (issued)

Subject:

Meyer, Karl-Friedrich -- 1884-1974 -- Portraits
United States. -- Medical Mission to the U.S.S.R. -- Pictorial works
National Canners Association -- Pictorial works
Veterinary medicine -- Research -- Photographs
Public health -- Research -- Photographs
Scientists -- Photographs
Epidemiology -- Research -- Photographs
Canning and preserving -- Photographs
Medicine -- Soviet Union -- Photographs

Note:

COLLECTION STORED IN PART OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Transferred from the Karl Meyer papers (BANC MSS 76/42 cz)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
1 carton (ca. 400 items, chiefly photographic prints) and 1 oversize folder (2 photographic prints) : b&w ; 11 x 14 in. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1976.085--AX
BANC PIC 1976.085--PIC
BANC PIC 1976.085

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED IN PART OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Karl Meyer papers : Meyer, Karl-Friedrich, : 1884-1974