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Correspondence and meetings, 1972-1980

MS. Eng. c. 2428
Held at the Weston Library

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Folder F.110. 19-20 April 1972. A joint meeting with the Provisional Scientific Advisory Committee, to discuss reductions in budget estimates for laboratory. Agenda, circulars, memoranda, papers, correspondence, minutes of meeting and of informal meeting 28 April 1972.

Folders F.111-113. 4 November 1972. Meeting preceding "Haarlass meeting" on research programme of laboratory.

Folder F.111. Agenda, circulars, papers and proposals (A. Tiselius, A. Katchalski memorials), correspondence, minutes.

Folder F.112. Working party on programme and activities of EMBO after 1974 set up at November meeting; the members were N.K. Jerne, A. Engström, J. Wyman, R.K. Appleyard.

Drafts November 1972 - May 1973 by several working party members (includes version heavily-corrected by Kendrew which became final text), correspondence regarding meetings and drafts.

Folder F.113. Kendrew's circular to EMBO members on draft report of working party, and replies April 1973.

Folder F.114. 12 January 1973. Agenda, minutes, correspondence, travel arrangements.

Folder F.115. 4 May 1973. Agenda, papers and proposals, correspondence, minutes, travel arrangements.

Folders F.116-117. 12 February 1974.

Folder F.116. Agenda, memoranda, minutes of meeting and of informal meeting 20 October 1973, correspondence.

Folder F.117. Travel arrangements and correspondence.

Folder F.118. 10 January 1975. This was the last meeting which Kendrew attended as Secretary-General, his successor being N.O. Kjeldgaard. Material includes set of papers (some annotated), correspondence on agenda items and on elections as officers of EMBO, Kendrew's letters to new and to retiring members of EMBO Committees.

N.B. At this meeting the Council discussed under Item 14 the matter of biohazards, the possible modifications to the Laboratory design to permit hybrid DNA research, and the setting-up of an ad hoc Committee on biohazards.

Folder F.118A. Miscellaneous later correspondence and notes on EMBO Council matters, 1975-1980.


  • Creation: 1972-1980


10 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2428

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/F.110-118A

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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