Contains over 380,000 online documents from Nobel laureates' James D. Watson's and Sydney Brenner's personal collections. These collections consist of correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, laboratory notebooks, administrative records, teaching files & memorabilia.
The repository and metadata were created in part, through a two-year grant funded collaboration with the Wellcome Library's Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics digitization project.
The Sydney Brenner Collection consists of over 300 manuscript boxes of materials documenting the life and career of Dr. Sydney Brenner, co-recipient…
The James D. Watson Collection consists of over 500 manuscript boxes of materials documenting the life and career of James D. Watson, co-recipient of…
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Regarding controversy over The Double Helix manuscript
April 1993. Photographs of Alexander Rich, Francis Crick, James D. Watson, Leslie Orgel (RNA Tie Club);
Proclamation allowing Sydney Brenner to travel from South Africa.
Greeting card from the Beadle family: Greeting card sent from Nobel Prize winning geneticist George Wells Beadle to Watson.