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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 Beale;Copies of some of Auerbach's published books;Some original Auerbach papers, including correspondence between Charlotte Auerbach and various colleagues, including Hermann J. Muller, and copies of reports by Auerbach and J.M. Robson to the Ministry of Supply about their mutation work.


  • Creation: 1969


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English, German, Russian

Conditions Governing Access

Originals cannot be produced. Digital surrogates of the recordings are available; please contact a member of Special Collections staff for further information.


1 Cassettes

Existence and Location of Copies

Other interviews made by the Science Studies Unit are available at Acc.97/041.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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