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Agricultural Research Council | Animal Breeding and Genetics Research Organisation (ABGRO). Animal Breeding and Genetics Research Organisation (ABGRO) (1946-1951)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence with the Agricultural Research Council, 1946-1951

Identifier: Coll-41/8/2
Scope and Contents

The correspondence chiefly concerns the ARC'S financial support and the establishment of the Poultry Research Centre. Also contains draft typescripts of reports written by Waddington, including 'Constitution of a Self-Contained University Department of Genetics and Re-Organisation of the Present Institute of Animal Genetics' (1946), copies of memoranda of meetings between ARC representatives, the Department of Agriculture for Scotland and the University (1946-1947).

Dates: 1946-1951

Institute of Animal Genetics, c.1902-2000

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/A1
Scope and Contents Contains: EUA IN1/ACU/A1/1 - Minutes of the Animal Breeding Committee and the Farm Sub-Committee; EUA IN1/ACU/A1/2 - Reports, including annual, quinquennial and financial reports; EUA IN1/ACU/A1/3 - Correspondence; EUA IN1/ACU/A1/4 - Publications and offprints; EUA IN1/ACU/A1/5 - Records relating to the history of the Institute; ...
Dates: c.1902-2000

Papers of James Henderson Sang

Identifier: Coll-1391
Scope and Contents The material here covers solely Sang's appointment to the Animal Breeding and Genetics Research Organisation and the subsequent difficulties within the Organisation, including matters surrounding the official ARC enquiry. Contains: Coll-1391/1: Papers concerning Sang's appointment at the Animal Breeding and Genetics Research Organisation (May-June 1948); Coll-1391/2: Papers relating to the official Agricultural Research Council enquiry (1950-1952);...
Dates: 1948-1952

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Animal Breeding Research 1
Animal Genetics 1
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