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Society of General Physiologists archives

Identifier: HMD MS ACC 691


  • 1951-1995


6.17 Linear Feet


Physical Location

Materials stored offsite. Retrievals made last Friday of the month. Contact for scheduling.

Language of Materials

Collection materials primarily in English

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Unprocessed collection. Access is restricted. See Reference Librarian for information regarding access.

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Biographical/Historical Note

Biographical sketch: Organized in 1945 to promote the subject of general physiology and to provide a structure for physiologists of different training and backgrounds to meet and exchange ideas. The first meeting was in Woods Hole, Mass. in Sept., 1946. Today the society conducts an annual symposium, has editorial control of the Journal of General Physiology, and sponsors lecturers at the International Congresses of Physiology, Biophysics, and Biochemistry respectively.

Physical Location

Materials stored offsite. Retrievals made last Friday of the month. Contact for scheduling.


Gift of Dr. Lloyd Bar, 1991 Dec. 30, Accession #691, 808, 2000-064, 2002-083.

Finding Aid to the Society of General Physiologists archives, 1951-1995
Unverified Partial Draft
Derived using MARCedit
Feb. 2015
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Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English
Edition statement

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Archives and Modern Manuscripts Collection Collecting Area

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