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Papers of F. William Sunderman

Identifier: 2003-030

Scope and Content

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The section devoted to conference materials covers the period 1961-1994; the correspondence files run from 1955 through 1995 but are out of chronological order.


  • Creation: 1940-1995

Language of Materials

Text in english.

Biographical sketch

Dr. F. William Sunderman was a teacher, writer, amateur musician and medical researcher in the field of clinical pathology. He served as Medical Director on the Manhattan Project and devised a pioneering method for measuring blood glucose.


10 Linear Feet (63 boxes)


This collection consist mostly of correspondence files and files relating to various professional conferences attended by Dr. Sunderman.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Estate of F. William Sunderman. Method of acquisition--gift;; Date of acquisition--2003..

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Repository Details

Part of the Science History Institute Archives Repository

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