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  1. Max Lee Morrison Boone papers

    Max L.M. Boone (1931-1996), MD, PhD, was a medical doctor, physicist, and one of the founders of the University of Arizona Cancer Center. In the early 1970s, Boone and Eugene Gerner, a UA professor of radiation/oncology, pioneered hyperthermia—the use of ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-01-11 10:13

  2. John R. Reeder and Charlotte Goodding Reeder papers

    John Raymond Reeder and Charlotte Goodding Reeder were American agrostologists known for their expertise regarding grasses found in the western and southwestern United States and northern and central Mexico. They discovered and named several new species ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 12:35

  3. Pima County Medical Society Minutes

    Spanning half a century, this collection begins during the Arizona Territorial period and continues through the era of the polio epidemic, the Korean War and the birth of television. The minutes of the Pima County Medical Society offer a detailed look ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-06-18 11:26

  4. Prescription for Health

    Originally a radio program (1980-1990), Prescription for Health also became a cable television program created by the Pima County Medical Society (PCMS). This public access program focused on providing in-depth medical information on a broad range of ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-07-23 10:16

  5. Gale Monson Papers

    Collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, journals, publications, research materials, and bird records, relating to his career in wildlife management from 1934-1969. Included materials: Documents Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest ...

    trentp - 2019-10-17 13:49

  6. Janice Emily Bowers Notebooks

    The field notebooks held within this collection belonged to Janice Emily Bowers, a botanist with the U.S. Geological Survey in Tucson, Arizona. The materials in this collection form the basis of two of her books, "The Mountains Next Door" and ...

    trentp - 2016-03-11 07:40

  7. Burr-Brown Corporation Records

    The Burr-Brown Corporation records contain the business records of the company and the professional papers of founder Thomas R. Brown, Jr. The Burr-Brown Corporation, founded in Tucson, Arizona in 1956, designed, manufactured, and marketed a broad line of ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-05-01 10:29

  8. Melvin Hecht papers

    Melvin Hecht (1926-1985) received his Ph.D in geography from the University of Kansas before joining the faculty at the University of Arizona in 1956. As the first trained geographer in the faculty, Hecht taught in the Department of Geography and Regional ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:38

  9. Thomas W. Barrett papers

    Thomas W. Barrett was born September 6, 1917 on a fruit farm in Orem, Utah. While growing up on the family farm, Barrett became interested in crops, soils, and would later find a passion for agronomy (the science of soil management and crop production). ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:38

  10. Brian Powell papers

    This collection includes groupings of data collected by Brian Powell and others in relation to the Sonoran Desert Inventory and Monitoring Network. Ecologists working with the Sonoran Desert Inventory and Monitoring Network aim to collect pertinent ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:40

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