Material relating to geographical distribution of colour (blindness and defects)

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 248 UGC 155/3/9/2/3
  • Dates of Creation
      1 Dec 1953-25 Feb 1955
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2 articles (34 pages), 63 loose pages

Scope and Content

Includes correspondence between Professor Hans Kalmus and Sir Bryan Harold Cabot Matthews, Leiutenant Commander Dean Farnsworth, Professor Takai Komai, Professor G Waaler, Dr Knud Bojlen, Dr Katherine Tansley and Professor Philip E Vernon regarding data on the frequence of colour blindness in populations. Also includes typescript and manuscript data, wartime reports on frequency of colour blindness ( in German), and other related notes.