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Sino-American Symposium on Chemistry of Natural Products materials


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Margaret Pei Chuan Seidel (ňe Lee) was a professor of chemistry at Montgomery County Community College (Blue Bell, Pennsylvania). She retired in 2000. The Sino-American Symposium on Chemistry of Natural Products was held in Shanghai in 1980.

The collection contains materials relating to the 1980 Sino-American Symposium on Chemistry of Natural Products, dating from 1977-1982. Materials consists of a program, newspapers, ephemera including menus and cards correspondence and manuscript drafts. In addition, there is a small amount of correspondence from J. [Jerrold] Meinwald, professor of chemistry at Cornell University, regarding the symposium. There is also a poem written by Wang Yu, a professor of at Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, that was presented at the symposium.

Materials relating to the Sino-American Symposium on Chemistry of Natural Products. Materials include programs, newspapers, ephemera correspondence, and manuscript drafts.

Donated to the Science History Institute (formerly the Chemical Heritage Foundation) by Margaret Pei Chuan Seidel and Michael Seidel in August 2010.

Source of acquisition--Margaret Pei Chuan Seidel and Michael Seidel. Method of acquisition--gift;; Date of acquisition--201008..

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