Guide to the Eugene E. Van Tamelen Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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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.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Harvard University notebooks 1948-1949

Box 1, Folder 2

Harvard University notebooks, Chern 203b 1949

Box 1, Folder 3

Harvard University notebooks, Chemistry 1949

Box 1, Folder 4

Harvard University notebooks, Chemistry 5a

Box 1, Folder 5

Harvard University notebooks, Chemistry 5b

Box 1, Folder 6

Harvard University notebooks, [chemistry]

Box 2, Folder 1

Geoffrey V. Parry's notebooks 1965-1966

Box 2, Folder 2

Geoffrey V. Parry's notebooks 1965-1966

Box 2, Folder 3

Geoffrey V. Parry's notebooks 1965-1966

Box 2, Folder 4

Charts

Box 2, Folder 5

Charts

Box 2, Folder 6

Charts

Box 2, Folder 7

Charts