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Nominations and elections, 1963-1982

MS. Eng. c. 2424
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Folder F.61. Perutz's circular letter 1 November 1963 requesting suggestions for membership, with replies from C.H. Waddington, E. Katchalski, L.L. Cavalli-Sforza, A. Engström, F. Jacob, C. Sadron, E. Kellenberger, F. Lipmann, A.A. Buzzati-Traverso, O. Maaloe, H. Friedrich-Freksa, A.M. Liquori, G.N. Cohen, H. Chantrenne and others.

Folder F.62. Final lists of original membership compiled by Kendrew; copy of Perutz's letter of invitation to members, sent after first Council meeting.

Folders F.63-67. Letters of acceptance of membership, some with comments on EMBO programme (several hostile to laboratory) or including personal or scientific news.

Folder F.63. A-C.

Folder F.64. D-J.

Folder F.65. K-O.

Folder F.66. P-S.

Folder F.67. T-Z.

Folder F.68. Letters declining membership, 1964.

Folder F.69. Election of Associate Members, 1965-1974.

Folders F.70-72. General correspondence on nominations, recommendations, ballots and elections for membership, 1964-1982.

Folder F.70. 1964, 1966-1968.

Folder F.71. 1969-1970.

Folder F.72. 1971-1975, 1981-1982.

Folder F.73. Letters of acceptance of membership, 1969-1974.

Folders F.74-77. Papers and correspondence regarding new procedure for election aimed at enlarging membership of EMBO to include younger scientists working in new fields, 1972-1974.

Folder F.74. Correspondence and drafts on new procedure prepared for discussion at Council meeting November 1972, circular to members and selected comments by them.

Folder F.75. Election of Nominating Committee 1972-1973. The final membership was S. Brenner, M. Eigen, F. Jacob, G. Klein, M. Sela and the Chairman was N.K. Jerne.

Folder F.76. Correspondence with scientists requesting their consent to be nominated, 1974-1975.

Folder F.77. Correspondence with N.K. Jerne on work of Nominating Committee and other EMBO affairs, 1974.


  • 1963-1982


17 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2424

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/F.61-77

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom