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Winston D. Walters photographs

 Collection — Box: BW-1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-0951

Content Description

5 photographs of Walters at Johns Hopkins University circa 1934-1937, one newspaper clipping from 1934 describing his four-year fellowship at Johns Hopkins University, and a photocopy of a biographical sketch of Winston Danae Walters published after his death in 1968.


  • Creation: circa 1934-1968


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

Winston Danae Walters (1914-1968) was a professor in the chemistry department at the University of Rochester. He completed his doctoral degree at Johns Hopkins University in 1937, after which he completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Leipzig. His research focused on the thermal decomposition of simple organic molecules and isotope exchange reactions. During World War II, he was associated with the National Defense Research Committee.

Source: Winston D. Walters photographs, MS-0951, Special Collections, The Johns Hopkins University


1 Folders (1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Laura E. Blanda, daughter of Winston D. Walters, in March 2023.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in November 2023 by Jenelle Clark.

Guide to the Winston D. Walters photographs
Jenelle Clark
November 2023
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
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