Guide to the Calvin L. Ward Papers, 1963-1974
Calvin Ward was a Zoology professor at Duke University. The collection contains correspondence and memoranda relating to faculty groups, the Biology, Forestry and Genetics programs and University-wide issues.
- Record Group
- Calvin L. Ward papers
- Ward, Calvin Lucien, 1928-
- 0.2 Linear Feet, 200 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
Contains correspondence and memoranda concerning the development of the Duke genetics program, the faculty advisory system, the Biology-Forestry Library, an Experiential Cross-Sectional Community, University Center planning, the music building, U.F.C.A.S., the Osborn Faculty Discussion Group, and the Fund for Experimental Education at Duke.
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Calvin Ward was born in 1928 in Yancey, TX. He earned his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Texas and began teaching in Duke's Zoology Department in 1952, where he specialized in genetics. In 1957, he received a grant from the U.S. Public Health Service to study genetic damage from radiation.
- Department of Zoology Records, 1905-1997. (University Archives. Duke University.)
- Educational Facilities Committee Records, 1962-1986. (University Archives. Duke University.)
[Identification of item], Calvin L. Ward Papers, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Calvin L. Ward Papers were received by the University Archives as a transfer.
Processed by Jessica Wood, October 2006
Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, October 2006
Accessions were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.