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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

SERIES DESCRIPTION

Description of Series

Series 1. PERSONALIA

Series 2. CORRESPONDENCE

Series 3. RESEARCH AND TEACHING

Series 4. FIRAS

Series 5. PHOTOGRAPHS

University of Texas Medical Branch

Packchanian, Ardzroony,

Microbiology Papers, (1932-1984)



Title: Ardzroony Packchanian, Microbiology Papers, (1932-1984)
Identification: MS 47
Repository: Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections, Moody Medical Library,  University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555-1035, phone (409) 772-2397

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

1900 Born in Armenia on November 17.
1930 Received M.A. Degree from the University of Michigan.
1933 Received Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.
1933-34 Research fellow in immunology, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri.
1936-41 Protozoologist USPHS, National Institute of Health, Washington.
1941-46 Associate professor of bacteriology and tropical medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.
1946-57 Professor of bacteriology and parasitology; Director of Microbiology Research Laboratory, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.
1957-73 Professor of microbiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.
1987 Died May 2, in Galveston, Texas.

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COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

The Ardzroony Packchanian Microbiology Papers, (1932-1984), consist of biographical sketches, curriculum vitae, travel reports, correspondence, research materials, lecture notes, grants, publications and records, and correspondence of the Foundation for Institutes of Research and Advanced Study.

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SERIES DESCRIPTION

Series 1 Personalia: Biographical sketches and curriculum vitae, travel reports
Series 2 Correspondence: General correspondence and correspondence relating to scientific congresses
Series 3 Research and Teaching: Papers and correspondence relating to UTMB, lecture notes, grants, research materials, and publications
Series 4 FIRAS: Articles of incorporation and bylaws; general correspondence and replies to initial survey
Series 5 Photographs: Portraits, laboratory photos, research photos

ABBREVIATIONS:

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Detailed Description

 
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1. Series 1. PERSONALIA
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1 1 Biographical Sketches
2 Curriculum Vitae
3 Travel Reports

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1-3 Series 2. CORRESPONDENCE
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3 27 American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 1957
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1 5 General Correspondence 1936-49
6 General Correspondence 1950-54
7 General Correspondence 1955-56
8 General Correspondence 1957-59
9 General Correspondence 1960
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2 10 General Correspondence 1961
11 General Correspondence 1962
12 General Correspondence 1963
13 General Correspondence 1964-65
14 General Correspondence 1966
15 General Correspondence 1967-69
16 General Correspondence 1970-79
17 General Correspondence 1980-84
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1 4 General Correspondence n.d.
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3 18 Inter-American Congress of Medicine 1946
20 International Congress of Microbiology 1958
21 International Congress of Microbiology 1962
22 International Congress of Microbiology 1970
19 International Congress of Pharmacology 1963
24 International Congress on Infectious Pathology 1959-62
23 International Congress on Tropical Medicine and Malaria 1958. `63
25 Mexican Congress of Medicine 1947-50
26 Miscellaneous Congresses

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3, 8-10 Series 3. RESEARCH AND TEACHING
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5 52 Amoeba and Amebiasis--Correspondence 1938-49
53 Amoeba and Amebiasis--Correspondence 1951-53
54 Amoeba and Amebiasis--Subcommittee
55 Animal and Bird Permits 1940-57
56 Animal Care--Correspondence 1936-61
57 Animal Reports
58 Animal Supplies--Correspondence 1936-66
59 Animal Traps and Cages--Correspondence 1938-60
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6 60 Chaga's Disease--Correspondence 1936-48
61 Chaga's Disease--Correspondence 1949-61
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3 28 Department of Microbiology
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6 62 Gamma Globulin--Correspondence 1953
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3 29 General Inventory--Laboratory Equipment 1946-73
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10 92 Grant Information
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6 63 Hairless Mouse--Correspondence and Photographs
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10 93 Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund Grant--Reports
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6 64 Immunochemistry--Correspondence 1948-50
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3 30 Inventory--Museum Pieces 1982
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6 65 Isotopes--Correspondence 1953-54
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7 71 Leishmania and Leishmaniasis--Correspondence 1940-61
69 Leptospira and Leptospirosis Cultures--Correspondence 1936-51
70 Leptospira and Leptospirosis Cultures--Correspondence 1952-64
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6 66 Leptospira and Leptospirosis--Correspondence 1932-60
67 Leptospira and Leptospirosis--Diagnoses
68 Leptospira and Leptospirosis--Research Progress Reports
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10 94 M.D. Anderson Grant--Reports
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7 72 Miscellaneous--Correspondence 1946-61
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10 95 Moody Foundation Grant--Reports
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3 32 Notes--African Sleeping Sickness
33 Notes--Anaerobic Bacteria
34 Notes--Antiseptics and Germicidals
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4 35 Notes--Bacteriology
36 Notes--Chemotherapy
37 Notes--Cholera
38 Notes--Immunology
39 Notes--Laboratory Procedures and Techniques
40 Notes--Leprosy
41 Notes--Leptospirosis
42 Notes--Microbiology
43 Notes--Microbiology
44 Notes--Miscellaneous
45 Notes--Pasteurella
46 Notes--Phenol Coefficient Determination
47 Notes--Pneumococcus
48 Notes--Relapsing Fever
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5 49 Notes--Rickettia
50 Notes--Tuberculosis
51 Notes--Tularemia
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7 73 ONR--Equipment and Inventory 1947-66
74 ONR--Equipment Loan Contracts 1953-56
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8 75 ONR--Equipment Loan Contracts 1957-66
76 ONR--Report Abstracts
77 ONR--Reports 1947-60
78 ONR-Research Contract Agreements 1959-66
79 Plaque--Correspondence 1946-51
80 Poliomyelitis--Correspondence 1935-54
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10 89 Publications
90 Publications
91 Publications
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9 88 Publications
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8 81 Relapsing Fever--Correspondence 1947-53
82 Triatoma--Correspondence 1938-62
83 Trypanosomes and Trypanosomiasis--Correspondence 1945-51
84 Trypanosomes and Trypanosomiasis--Correspondence 1952-54
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9 85 Trypanosomes and Trypanosomiasis--Correspondence 1955-60
86 Trypanosomes and Trypanosomiasis--Correspondence 1961-69
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3 31 UTMB---Memorandums and Minutes 1961-78
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9 87 Viruses--Correspondence 1946-54

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10-12 Series 4. FIRAS
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10 96 FIRAS--Advisory Board
97 FIRAS--Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, Logo
98 FIRAS--Circulars and Bulletins
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11 99 FIRAS--Correspondence 1962-63
100 FIRAS--Correspondence 1964
101 FIRAS--Correspondence 1967-68
102 FIRAS--Correspondence 1969-70
103 FIRAS--Correspondence 1971-83
104 FIRAS--Income Tax Records 1967-75
105 FIRAS--Minutes of Organization Meeting
105a FIRAS - Board of Directors Meeting - Photographs 1968-69
106 FIRAS--Publicity
107 FIRAS--Senior Scientist Survey 1969
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12 108 Replies to FIRAS Survey 7/69 (1)
109 Replies to FIRAS Survey 7/69 (2)
110 Replies to FIRAS Survey 7/69 (3)
111 Replies to FIRAS Survey 8/69
112 Replies to FIRAS Survey 9/69-5/70
113 Revision of Synopsis Tables (FIRAS Statistics)

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13. Series 5. PHOTOGRAPHS
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13 114 A. Packchanian--Laboratory
115 A. Packchanian--Portraits
116 Apparatus for Feeding Insects on Laboratory Animals
117 Chaga's Disease--Miscellaneous
118 Electrocardiograms and Photos of Mice with Chaga's Disease
119 FIRAS
120 Hairless Mice (Warts)
121 Miscellaneous
122 Miscellaneous Research Photos

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