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Needham, (Noel) Joseph Terence Montgomery, 1900-1995 (British scientist, historian and sinologist)


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence concerning departmental and research matters, volume 16, 1961

Identifier: Coll-41/9/3/16
Scope and Contents The file contains correspondence chiefly relating to publications, research questions and Waddington's involvement with various organisations. Also present are items of correspondence with Joseph Needham and Stephen Toulmin.
Dates: 1961

Loose bundle of laboratory notes relating to experiments on axolotl and chick embryos and embryo extraction from rabbits, c.1932-1935

Identifier: Coll-41/1/3
Scope and Contents The material is accompanied by two notes in a hand other than Waddington's: one reading 'Deduced to be notebook (Amphibian) A 1932 (1) expts 482'; the other reading 'Removed from cards. After publication 1934 - expts eg 33-1 - Needham's writing - Covers had B & C and KW Inst. Berlin - slides summarised in Needham's hand - Slides available in Box'.

Also includes papers stapled together entitled 'Summary of slides' and other papers marked 'After Publication 1934' and '1935'.
Dates: c.1932-1935

Personal Correspondence, volume 1, 1946-1962

Identifier: Coll-41/9/4/1
Scope and Contents Waddington acted in an advisory capacity to various institutions regarding the appointment of individuals to academic and research positions, as well as assessing individuals for doctoral degrees and providing references. The papers contained here relate to these matters and include copies of Waddington's references, reports on work and recommendations for degrees. There are also some items of correspondence with individuals such as Joseph Needham and Guido Pontecorvo.
Dates: 1946-1962

Personal Correspondence, volume 2, 1962-1965

Identifier: Coll-41/9/4/2
Scope and Contents Contains: invitations to various events; requests to use Waddington's name in connection with various contacts and publicity purposes; obituary requests (for J.B.S Haldane and Lysenko); and correspondence regarding travel arrangements. The material also includes items of correspondence with individuals such as Joseph Needham, F.A.E Crew and Giuseppe Montalenti, among others.
Dates: 1962-1965

Personal papers left at the Department, volume 1, 1934-1974

Identifier: Coll-41/9/5/1
Scope and Contents Contains: offprint titled 'Induction by heteroplastic grafts of the primitive streak in birds' by Waddington and G.A Schmidt, (Archiv fur Entwicklungsmechanik der Organismen, April 1934); offprint titled 'Physico-Chemical Experiments on the Amphibian Organiser' by Waddington, J and D Needham (Archiv fur experimentelle Zellforschung, Band XV,...
Dates: 1934-1974