Tools for the molecular biologist ; genetically pioneered products ; research tools ; "Clontech Press" providing scientific books in the Life Sciences from a number of different publishers ; Chroma Spin Columns ; Advantage PCR Reagents ; "CLONTECHniques" (January 1995)
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
78 pieces; 2 boxes
Type of material:
Palo Alto, California, United States
Topic (Romaine term):
Biotechnology and biochemical equipment and supplies Search this
Stong, C.L., 1902-1975 (electrical engineer) Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics Search this
12.6 Cubic feet (38 boxes)
Scope and Contents:
These papers are the files of the editor of "The Amateur Scientist" section of the Scientific American from 1952 to 1975. They are arranged chronologically by date of article. The feature was started in 1952 as an expansion of "The Amateur Astronomer" section of the periodical. The papers include files of Stong's predecessor and files for articles prepared but not published before his death. The files contain correspondence with authors and readers, original illustrations, and reprints of articles.
C. L. Stong (1902-1975), an electrical engineer with the Western Electric Company from 1926 to 1962, became editor of "The Amateur Scientist" feature of the Scientific American in 1957 and held that position until his death.
Collection donated by Mildred Stong, 1976.
Collection is open for research.
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.