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Guide to the Eugene E. Van Tamelen Papers
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0412
    Creator: Van Tamelen, Eugene E., 1925-2009
    Title: Eugene E. Van Tamelen papers
    Dates: 1948-1966
    Physical Description: 1 Linear feet
    Summary: Van Tamelen's notebooks from classes at Harvard, 1948-49; notebooks of Geoffrey V. Parry, research associate in chemistry at Stanford, 1965-66; and charts from experiments, ca. 1961-66.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    Administrative transfer from Swain Chemistry Library, 1991.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Eugene E. Van Tamelen Papers (SC0412). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Eugene Earle van Tame1en, professor of chemistry, first came to Stanford in 1962. He received his doctorate from Harvard University in 1950. He was known for his work in synthesizing natural products and was the recepient of the Leo Hendrick Baeke1and Award, 1965, the American Chemical Society Award for Creative Work in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, 1970, and a Guggenheim Fellowship for the 1973-74 academic year.

    Description of the Collection

    These papers consist of Van Tame1en's notebooks from classes at Harvard, 1948-49; notebooks of Geoffrey V. Parry, research associate in chemistry at Stanford, 1965-66; and charts, ca. 1961-66, some of which are from Parry's experiments.

    Access Terms

    Parry, Geoffrey V.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Chemistry --Faculty.
    Van Tamelen, Eugene E., 1925-2009
    Chemistry.