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Papers relating to grants from the Ford Foundation, 1960-1983

Identifier: Coll-1364/2

Scope and Contents

Contains papers relating to the application and reporting process to the Ford Foundation, including copies of the reports themselves and correspondence between the Foundation and Beatty, Anne McLaren and others.


  • Creation: 1960-1983

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to researcher completing a Data Protection undertaking form.

Biographical / Historical

Between 1963 and 1972, Beatty and Anne McLaren received four large grants from the Ford Foundation for the study of genetics and the physiology of reproduction. To carry out this work, Beatty and McLaren formed two separate research groups within the ARC Unit of Animal Genetics within the Institute of Animal Genetics.


15 folders

Physical Location

CLX-A-1094 - CLX-A-1095

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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