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Biographical material relating to Tracy Sonneborn, 1967-1983

Identifier: Coll-1255/7/10

Scope and Contents

Includes photographs of Sonneborn, correspondence and photocopied letters from Indiana University (from 1967) and Sonneborn's own typescript autobiographical notes titled 'My intellectual history in relation to my contributions to science' and 'My 50 Years in Biology (Genetics)' as well as printed remarks from his memorial service.


  • Creation: 1967-1983

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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.

Biographical / Historical

This material was most likely collated by Beale whilst preparing his memoir of Sonneborn for the Royal Society, which was published in 1982.


2 folders

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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