Fonds 1024 - Erich Eugen Ferdinand Theodor Baer fonds

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UTA 1024

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Erich Eugen Ferdinand Theodor Baer fonds

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  • 1919-1977 (Creation)

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1.07 m of textual and graphic records and artifacts (10 boxes)

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Professor of fat chemistry at the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research and head of the sub-department of synthetic chemistry.

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Fonds consists of 2 accessions

B1976-0025: Personal records of Erich Baer documenting his career as chemist and professor in and sometime head of the sub-department of synthetic chemistry in the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research. Included are personal correspondence, diaries, certificates and diplomas, course notes while a student at the University of Basle (1932-1936), research notes, and patents. (4 boxes, 1922-1967)

B1981-0010: Articles by, tributes about, and obituaries of Erich Baer; also doctoral thesis, certificates, medals, plaques, and photoprints documenting his career. Photograph includes obverse and reverse views of award presented to Professor Baer, by the American Society of European Chemists and Pharmacists, 1961. (6 boxes, 1919-1975)

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B1976-0025

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B1981-0010

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