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Correspondence chiefly about research topics, 1946-1959

Identifier: Coll-1255/4/1

Scope and Contents

The correspondence covers many aspects of Beale's early career, including his applications for various placements following his demobilisation from the army, his work with Tracy Sonneborn, his appointment to the Institute of Animal Genetics and professional correspondence with colleagues around the world. Correspondents include: Eric Ashby, G.W. Beadle, Mick Callan, D.G. Catchside, J.F. Danielli, M. Demerec, Boris Ephrussi, David W. Goodall, Henry Harris, Maxime Lamotte, Joshua Lederberg, S.E. Luria, A. Lwoff, P.B. Medawar, Jacques Monod, M.R. Pollock, Guido Pontecorvo, M.M. Swann and Sewall Wright.


  • Creation: 1946-1959

Language of Materials

English French

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Where noted, the researcher may be required to complete a Data Protection undertaking form. A small amount of material is restricted and cannot be produced.


2 folders

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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