- Scope and Contents
The George A. Baitsell papers consist of one linear foot of correspondence, experimental records, and miscellaneous papers related to Baitsell's professional activities between 1917 and 1927. General correspondence is organized alphabetically in three sequences in Boxes 1 and 2. Box 3 contains papers related to research projects supported by the U.S. Army Chemical Warfare Service (1917-1919) and the National Tuberculosis Association (1924-1925). The military research was to study the effect of poisonous gases on laboratory dogs. The research on tuberculosis was to study "the origin of scar tissue and their relation to cellular function and healing."
The George A. Baitsell papers were transferred to Manuscripts and Archives from Kline Science Library between 1973 and 1977.
- Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from Yale University Kline Science Library, 1973-1977.
- 1 Linear Feet
- Related Names
- Baitsell, George Alfred, 1885-1971
- Language of Materials