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Records of the Science Studies Oral History Project

CD Interviews with staff of the Institute of Animal Genetics

Series Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Science Studies Oral History Project Da 55 SCI 1

Date(s)

1969-1971

Extent and medium of the unit of description

21

Compact discs

Name of creator

University of Edinburgh | Science Studies Unit | 1966-: | university interdisciplinary research group | Edinburgh (Scotland)

Biographical History

Administrative History

The interviews with staff of the Institute of Animal Genetics took place from 1969-1971 and were conducted by staff from the Science Studies Unit at the University of Edinburgh. These CDs were reproduced from the original tapes which are now placed in the School of Scottish Studies.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

The CD interviews with staff of the Institute of Animal Genetics consist of:

  • An interview with Francis Albert Eley Crew (1886-1973), geneticist and professor of animal genetics, University of Edinburgh (8 CDs)
  • An interview with Alan William Greenwood (1897-1981), geneticist and director of the Poultry Research Centre, The University of Edinburgh (2 CDs)
  • An interview with John Alexander Fraser Roberts (1900-1987), geneticist (1 CD)
  • An interview with JM Robson (1900-1982), geneticist (1 CD)
  • An interview with Guido Pontecorvo (1907-1999), geneticist (1 CD)
  • An interview with Alick Buchanan Smith, Lord Balerno (1898-, lecturer in Animal Genetics (2 CDs)
  • An interview with Hugh Paterson Donald (1908-1989), geneticist and director Animal Breeding Research Organisation, The University of Edinburgh (1 CD)
  • An interview with Pio Koller (1904-1979), geneticist (1 CD)
  • An interview with Dame Honor Bridget Fell (1900-1986), biologist and Director of Strangeways Research Laboratory, Cambridge (1 CD)
  • An interview with Charlotte Auerbach (1899-1994), geneticist (1CD)

Samples are available at the Soundclips page.

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