CSHL Archives Repository

Preserving and promoting the history of molecular biology.

The correspondence series includes handwritten and typed letters, carbon copies, invitations, postcards and notes dating from 1946 to 2011.

The bulk of the material covers Watson?s…

Collection JDW: James D. Watson Collection (1895-2011)
Section JDW/2: Personal Papers (1895-2011)

The James D. Watson Collection documents the life and career of James D. Watson, co-recipient of the 1962 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the discovery of the double helix structure of DNA, the Director (and later President and Chancellor)…