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A research guide on introduction to manuscript / archival and periodical collections at the Schlesinger Library that pertain to scientists.

Images from Schlesinger Library

Portrait of Rachel Fuller Brown and Elizabeth Lee Hazen in their laboratory.


Naomi Weisstein speaking at the University of Chicago


Portrait of Alice Hamilton


Portrait of Alice Rich Northrop sitting in her office, reading

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Start your archival research on Scientists with this guide. 

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Take Note

Many of our collections are stored offsite and/or have access restrictions. Be sure to contact us in advance of your visit.

Archival Collections