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James D. Watson Collection
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About this work


The Miscellaneous subseries consist of various files collected by Watson while teaching at Harvard. These are primarily administrative files, such as expenditures, payroll information, academic schedules, Harvard publications and clippings. Of note are a series of documents advertising seminars in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, as well as two lists of research objectives (1962, 1963).



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2 boxes

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

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