7 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Cancer.

  1. Robert C. Gallo papers, 1959-2016

    2,800 items ; 8 containers ; 3.2 linear feet ; 126 digital files (31.64 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Virologist and co-discoverer of HIV. Correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, speeches, digital files, and writings relating to Gallo's research and career.

  2. Florence Deakins Becker papers, 1891-1963

    3,000 items ; 10 containers plus 21 oversize ; 8.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Nurse and volunteer worker. Correspondence, diaries, family papers, subject files, speeches and writings, scrapbooks, and other papers relating principally to Becker’s volunteer activities on behalf of various health and medical causes, especially the crusade against tuberculosis and cancer.

  3. Edward William Brooke papers, 1941-2015

    245,250 items ; 701 containers plus 1 classified and 31 oversize ; 280 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer, attorney general of Massachusetts, and United States senator. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, transcripts of interviews, reports, notes, subject files, draft and printed legislative bills, briefing books, press releases, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Brooke's career as attorney general of Massachusetts and as U.S. senator.

  4. Lawrence E. Spivak papers, 1917-1994

    104,000 items ; 404 containers plus 20 oversize ; 162.8 linear feet ; 24 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Editor, publisher, and television producer. Correspondence, radio and television transcripts, card files, articles, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, printed ephemera, financial records, memoranda, and other papers relating primarily to Spivak's career in publishing, radio, and television.

  5. Albert Szent-Györgyi papers, 1908-1986

    1,400 items ; 7 containers ; 2.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Biochemist and Nobel laureate. Correspondence, writings, biographical material, Hungarian legal documents, immigration papers, notebooks, musical compositions, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and photographs, relating mainly to Szent-Györgyi's research.

  6. Freddy Homburger papers, 1926-1990

    3,150 items ; 8 containers plus 1 oversize ; 4.5 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Physician, scientist, and artist. Correspondence, reports, speeches, writings, academic records, printed matter, and photographs documenting Homburger's career as a physician involved in cancer research, his interest in art as a collector and a painter, and his service as honorary Swiss consul in Boston, Mass.

  7. Elizabeth H. Blackburn papers, 1932-2015

    150,000 items. 408 containers plus 51 oversize. 171.4 linear feet. digital files, unprocessed and not available. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Molecular biologist, biochemist, and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, laboratory notebooks, research files, notes, charts, speeches, writings, teaching files, organization files, biographical material, photographs, transparencies, slides, negatives, clippings, printed matter, digital files, and other material documenting Blackburn's career as a scientist and educator.