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Mourant, Arthur Ernest (1904-1994)
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Correspondence and papers regarding progress of the project and the drafting of the maps, 1970-1976.



Physical description

6 files

Biographical note

Mourant was put in touch with the European Research office through J.M. May. In 1971 the Office agreed to fund cartographic work on the preparation of maps on the distribution of blood groups and other inherited blood characters. Mourant was awarded £1,200 for the period 1972-1974.

A.T.A. Learmonth of the Open university acted as adviser in planning the maps and put Mourant in touch with a draughtsman.

Location of duplicates

A digitised copy is held by the Wellcome Library as part of Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics.

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