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Guide to the Walter Ernst Meyerhof Papers
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0551
    Creator: Meyerhof, Walter E. (Walter Ernst), 1922-
    Title: Walter Ernst Meyerhof papers
    Dates: 1948-1994
    Physical Description: 25.5 Linear feet
    Summary: The papers of Walter E. Meyerhof document his administrative, teaching, and research activities in the Department of Physics at Stanford; included are departmental records, correspondence, course materials, research files, grant files, committee minutes and records, reports, and reprints. Some of the class files are those of Prof. John D. Walecka.
    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

    Gift of Walter E. Meyerhof, 1998.

    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

    Walter Ernst Meyerhof Papers (SC0551). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Walter E. Meyerhof earned his M.A. in physics in 1944 and Ph.D. in 1946 at the University of Pennsylvania. He taught at the University of Illinois, Urbana before joining the Stanford faculty in 1949. He retired from active teaching in 1992.

    Description of the Collection

    The papers of Walter E. Meyerhof document his administrative, teaching, and research activities in the Department of Physics at Stanford; included are departmental records, correspondence, course materials, research files, grant files, committee minutes and records, reports, and reprints. Some of the class files are those of Prof. John D. Walecka.

    Access Terms

    Meyerhof, Walter E. (Walter Ernst), 1922-
    Stanford University--Faculty.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Physics.
    Walecka, John Dirk, 1932-
    Nuclear physics.