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The ACS history of steroids symposium collection


Held at: Science History Institute Archives [Contact Us]315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Science History Institute Archives. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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This material was received from Leon Gortler, a co-organizer of this symposium which was sponsored by the ACS Divisions of History and Organic Chemistry in conjunction with the Fourth Chemical Congress of North America. It was held in New York City on August 27-28, 1991.

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The collection consists of a series of organizational files concerning the mechanics of the symposium, and a series of individual folders on the presenters. Each presenter folder contains at least a preprint of the talk given.

Some photographs included in the collection have been transferred to the Science History Institute Image Archives. A series of color snapshots taken by Leon Gortler of the participants at the Dexter Luncheon were removed and re-assigned to the Science History Institute Image Archives.

Source of acquisition--Gortler, Leon. Method of acquisition--gift;.

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