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Deacon, Margaret, fl 1969 (oceanography historian)


Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Cassette tape labelled 'Interview of C. Auerbach with Margaret Deacon (1969-71?) transferred from old tape kept in Main Lib (Special Collection or Ref)', 1969

Identifier: Coll-1266/4/7/1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds: Consists of papers collated by Geoffrey Beale as part of the preparation of his biographical memoir of Charlotte Auerbach for the Royal Society, published in 1995. Contains: Correspondence regarding Beale's research about Auerbach, papers concerning Auerbach's family history, copies of Auerbach's obituaries, letters from colleagues to Beale concerning Auerbach and a copy of the Royal Society memoir itself;Cassette tapes of interview recordings made of Charlotte Auerbach by Geoffrey...
Dates: 1969

Draft typescript of 'The Institute of Animal Genetics and its Origins: research on animal genetics in Edinburgh, 1895-1945' by Margaret Deacon, with related correspondence, c.1974-1994

 File — Box CLX-A-1536
Identifier: Coll-1266/4/8
Scope and Contents

The correspondence is between Geoffrey Beale and Margaret Deacon (who grants permission for her work to be cited as a reference in Beale's Royal Society memoir of Auerbach) and M.M. Green, Section of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, concerning details about Auerbach's life. The draft typescript contains handwritten annotations and contact details for Margaret Deacon.

Dates: c.1974-1994

Histories of the Institute and related topics, 1932-c.1971

 File — Box EUA-A-65, Box: data_value_missing_d444e1d5c21bc118b076f6bb64740241, Box: data_value_missing_2531f8fa794388aac231b29d0fc99ff5
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/A1/5/5
Scope and Contents Contains: photocopied typescript titled 'Institute of Animal Genetics at Edinburgh: The First Twenty Years' by Margaret Deacon of the Science Studies Unit (unpublished and undated, c.1971); one copy, plus one photocopy, of the Institute newsletter titled 'General News of the Institute', including personal news of present and past workers at the Institute (circa 1954); 4...
Dates: 1932-c.1971

Interview with Alan William Greenwood, February 1971

Identifier: EUA CA16/1/7
Scope and Contents

The duration of the recording is 01:02:55 (Part 1) and 01:04:33 (Part 2).

Dates: February 1971

Interview with Alick Buchanan-Smith (Lord Balerno) by Margaret Deacon, July 1971

Identifier: EUA CA16/1/2
Scope and Contents

The duration of the recording is 00:59:00 (Part One) and 00:53:06 (Part Two).

Dates: July 1971

Interview with Frank Fraser Darling, June 1971

Identifier: EUA CA16/1/4
Scope and Contents

The duration of the recording is 00:25:00 (Part 1); 00:58:35 (Part 2).

Dates: June 1971

Interview with Hugh Paterson Donald, July 1971

Identifier: EUA CA16/1/5
Scope and Contents

The duration of the recording is 059:35 (Part 1) and 00:13:53 (Part 2).

Dates: July 1971

Interviews with F.A.E. Crew , 1969-1971

Identifier: EUA CA16/1/3
Scope and Contents

Tapes 1 and 2 (Parts 1-4) made in the spring of 1969; Tape 3 (Parts 5-6) made in August 1970; Tape 4 (Parts 7-8) made in June 1971. Sound quality is defective in Parts 5-6.

Transcript available.

Dates: 1969-1971

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Archival Object 12
Collection 1
Animal Genetics 3
Interviews 2
Oral history 2
Edinburgh -- Scotland 1
Genetics 1