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Baker, William O. (William Oliver), 1915-2005


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Frederick Carl Strong III autograph collection

Identifier: 2012-004
Scope and content

There is no real focus to the collection, in that Strong's principal interest was in the autograph rather than the contents, which are, for the most part, routine notes or inquiries. There are several Nobel laureates and a few outstanding American chemists represented.

Dates: 1938-1983; Majority of material found within 1940-1950

William O. Baker Bell Laboratory collection

Identifier: 2023-509

This collection is really a research file consisting of ten key monographs by Baker and two articles on the Bell Laboratories, both dating from the period in which Baker served as vice president of the Research Division. The Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, New Jersey were considered to be among the world's most advanced industrial research facilities. Eleven Nobel Prizes were awarded for research conducted at the labs during Baker's tenure there.

Dates: 1940-1976

Additional filters:

Aerial reconnaissance 1
Chemists -- Correspondence 1
Collectors and collecting 1
Esters 1
Perkin Medal 1