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Frank H. Stodola Nobel laureate letter collection

Identifier: 88-8

Scope and content

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This is a collection of signed letters sent to Frank H. Stodola by various Nobel laureates in Chemistry. Letters are typed with the signature of the Nobel Laureate and addressed to Dr. Stodola at a variety of institutions.


  • Creation: 1937-1971


Language of Materials

Text in English and German.

Biographical sketch

Frank H. Stodola was born in Hopkins, MN on June 18, 1905. He received his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Minnesota in 1933 and after postgraduate work at Yale, the Mayo Clinic and abroad, he taught at Columbia University from 1942 to 1957. From 1957 until his retirement in 1957 he headed the chemistry section of the Fermentation Division of the National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Stodola, Frank Harold. Method of acquisition--gift ;; Date of acquisition--1988..

Digitized Materials

This collection has been digitized in its entirety and is available to view online in our Digital Collections:

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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • 8/28/2023: Digitized Materials note added.

Repository Details

Part of the Science History Institute Archives Repository

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