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Calvin group reunion photograph album [graphic].
BANC PIC 1991.080--fALB; BANC PIC 1991.080--fALB
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Title:

Calvin group reunion photograph album

Abstract:

Scrapbook album commemorating a reunion of Calvin Group alumni on February 3, 1989 in San Francsico, California. Album contains photographs which were exhibited at reunion, accompanied by transcripts of presentations and other dialogue; correspondence and other records documenting the organization of the reunion; and other ephemera related to the event and the history of the group. Among those depicted in photographs are various group members and associates, including Melvin Calvin, Andrew Benson, Bert Tolbert, Richard Lemmon, Kazuo Shibata, Clint Fuller, Al Bassham, Ning Pon, Melvin Look, Vivan Moses and Ozzie Holm-Hansen. Many photographs taken at the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory on the University of California, Berkeley campus and in the Sierra-Nevada mountains.

Date:

ca. 1955-ca. 1989 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Calvin, Melvin -- 1911-1997 -- Pictorial works
Benson, Andrew A. (Andrew Alm) -- 1917- -- Pictorial works
Tolbert, Bert M -- 1921- -- Pictorial works
Lemmon, Richard Millington -- 1919- -- Pictorial works
Shibata, Kazuo -- 1918- -- Pictorial works
Bassham, James Alan -- 1922- -- Pictorial works
Pon, Ning Gin -- Pictorial works
Moses, V -- Pictorial works
Holm-Hansen, O. (Osmund) -- Pictorial works
University of California, Berkeley -- Pictorial works
Lawrence Radiation Laboratory -- Pictorial works
Nobel Prize winners -- Photographs
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Compiler unknown. Reunion committee members included Marilyn Taylor, Marie Alberti, Dick Lemmon and Al Bassham.
Title devised by cataloger.
Gift; of Melvin Calvin; 1991.
Melvin Calvin was Professor of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley and organizer of the Bio-Organic Chemistry Group -- aka the Calvin Group -- at the Ernest O. Lawrence Radiation Laboratory. Professor Calvin received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1961 for identifying the path of carbon in photosynthesis.
Transferred from the Melvin Calvin papers (BANC MSS 91/50 c).

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (54 photographic prints) : b&w and color ; 42 x 32 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1991.080--fALB
BANC PIC 1991.080--fALB

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Melvin Calvin papers : Calvin, Melvin, : 1911-1997