American Optical Company Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
4.0 cu. ft. : 5 boxes
1 file box
Oscar W. Richards (1902-1988) was born at Butte, Mont. Jan. 4, 1902. B.A., University of Oregon, 1923; M.A., 1925; Ph.D. in zoology,Yale University, 1931. Internationally known professor, lecturer, consultant, and author on miscroscopy and biology.
Articles by Dr. Richards and others in the field of microscopy and biology, copies of publications, reprints of articles by others in the field, books, trade catalogs, a small metal file cabinet with indexes to various subject matters by author/scientist, prints of microscopes from antique instruments to the modern design, sales catalogues, negatives (one glass slide) photoprints related to the history of microscopy, and teaching notes with related correspondence (1937-1988) on the many facets of microscopy and biology.
Oscar W. Richards Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History