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Oscar Schotté Biology Research Materials, 1949-1957
1 archives box (0.5 linear ft.)

Abstract:
Research papers consisting of laboratory notes, tabulations and drafts of publications.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

There is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Amherst College Archives and Special Collections
Amherst, MA

Biographical Note

Oscar Schotté was born Dec. 21, 1895. He received the Licencié-en-Sciences in 1920 and the D.Sc. in 1925 from the University of Geneva. After teaching at European universities and at Yale, he came to Amherst College in 1934 and taught in the Biology Department until 1966. After retirement he continued to conduct research until shortly before his death on Apr. 12, 1988. Schotté earned a reputation for his work in neurotrophic and morphogenetic control of regeneration. He was author or co-author of over 65 scientific publications in the fields of experimental morphology, experimental embryology, endocrinology and regeneration.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Research papers consisting of laboratory notes, tabulations and drafts of publications.

This collection is organized into one series:


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

There is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

[Identification of item], in: Oscar Schotté Biology Research Papers [Box #, folder #], Amherst College Archives and Special Collections, Amherst College Library.

History of the Collection

Processing Information

Processed 2004.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections
Robert Frost Library
PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Phone: (413) 542-2299
Fax: (413) 542-2692

Email Reference Form: http://www.amherst.edu/library/archives/askus
URL: http://www.amherst.edu/library/archives
Language
English

Contents List



Discussion/Plans for New Research
1952-1953

Box 1: folder 1
Original Discussion Material to be Used
n.d.

Box 1: folder 2
Salt Treatment Paper
1957

Box 1: folder 3
Hypophysics and Fail Regeneration: Final Copy
n.d.

Box 1: folder 4
Oscar Schotté's Series: Results of Experiments
n.d.

Box 1: folder 5
Oscar Schotté's Results of Experiments
n.d.

Box 1: folder 6
Oscar Schotté's Experimental Results: Thesis
n.d.

Box 1: folder 7
Final Results: Tabulated
n.d.

Box 1: folder 8
Results and Literature of Schotté's Experiments
1949

Box 1: folder 9
Thyroid: Enlargements During Amputation
n.d.

Box 1: folder 10
Thyroidectomy: Illustrations During Amputation
n.d.

Box 1: folder 11
Thyoidectomy and Regeneration/Amputations
n.d.

Box 1: folder 12
Thyroid-Washburn Essay
n.d.

Box 1: folder 13
Thesis
n.d.

Box 1: folder 14
Mailed Papers: Thesis Part 1
n.d.

Box 1: folder 15
Mailed Papers: Thesis Part 2
n.d.

Box 1: folder 16
Bibliography
n.d.

Box 1: folder 17
Morphogenetic Fields in Development and Regeneration: Bibliography
n.d.

Box 1: folder 18
Article on Carl Pellman and Oscar Schotté, Professor of Amherst College
1955

Box 1: folder 19

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Subjects
  • Amherst College -- Faculty.
  • Biology -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Massachusetts -- Amherst.
  • Developmental biology -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Massachusetts -- Amherst.
  • Schotte, Oscar.


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