Marston Bates Papers: 1913-1974
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Title: Marston Bates Papers
Creator: Bates, Marston, 1906-1974
Inclusive dates: 1913-1974
Extent: 25 linear feet
Abstract:
Professor of zoology at the University of Michigan, scientist for the Rockefeller Foundation, and scientific writer for both professional and popular publications. Correspondence, journals, manuscripts of writings, and class materials, including papers detailing his work with the United Fruit Company in Central America, 1928-1931, his later activities with the International Health Division of the Rockefeller Foundation, especially his interest in mosquito research and malaria control programs during the 1930's and 1940's, and his demographic studies of the people of the Ifalik Atoll in the South Pacific in 1953; and photographs.
Call number: 851144 Aa 2
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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Finding aid prepared by: Larry Steck and Leonard Coombs