LIBER 2011 - UNICUM. Portal to the Dutch academic colelctions. By Henriette Reerink
UNICUM Portal to the academic collections of the Dutch universities Henriette Reerink University of Amsterdam Library in commission of: the Dutch Foundation of Academic Heritage (SAE) email email@example.com
OVERALL DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION The collection consists of 2 Sammelbände with in total 48 offprints which can be identified as from the personal library of De Vries. One volume has an index written in his hand. The remaining 123 offprints are mostly in original wrappers and 79 are with the signature of De Vries. Most copies are in amazingly fresh condition. Some early brittle copies have been stabilized using Japanese paper to allow handling without damage. The loose offprints are each in an individual mylar envelope and housed in 2 cloth covered boxes. Of the important period ending in 1903 125 out of 142 offprint are in the collection.
Partners <ul><li>University Museum Groningen </li></ul><ul><li>Technical University Delft Library </li></ul><ul><li>Leiden University Library </li></ul><ul><li>University Museum Utrecht </li></ul><ul><li>Amsterdam Unviversity Library </li></ul>
<ul><li>These are typed transcripts of letters between de Vries and Elizabeth Day Palmer, and are of a professional nature concerning his research in genetics and visits to the United States. </li></ul><ul><li>Hugo de Vries was a geneticist, and was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1 903 . </li></ul><ul><li>Restricted access. </li></ul>Hugo de Vries (1848-1933). Correspondence, 1904-1933, with Elizabeth Day Palmer. Series 1. Correspondence 1904-1920 Subseries ∞ Series 2. Correspondence 1921-1933 Subseries ∞ inventory level
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