Notes on early experiments, 1930s-1940s; personal correspondence on academic matters including papers relating to his appointments at Glasgow and Birmingham Universities, 1930s-1980s; scripts for television programme Physiology, your living body, 1968 publications and offprints; slides.
University of Birmingham Staff Papers: Papers of Otto Egon Lowenstein
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 150 US42
- Dates of Creation[193-]-[198-]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description14 boxes, 7 cases of negatives
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Administrative / Biographical History
Otto Egon Lowenstein, b 1906, was Mason Professor of Zoology and Comparative Physiology, at the University of Birmingham, 1952-1974.
Reference: Deposit information.
For further reading about the University of Birmingham see: Eric Ives, Diane Drummond, Leonard Schwarz The First Civic University: Birmingham 1880-1980 An Introductory History (The University of University of Birmingham Press. 2000).
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This collection was deposited in 1999
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