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Rita Colwell papers, addition 01

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20150904

Content Description

Includes six boxes of material created and collected by Dr. Rita Colwell during her professional career. The materials include correspondence, notes, presentations, invitations, programs, and invoices, research materials including articles, studies, and reports, papers, drafts, and articles authored and co-authored by Colwell, and photographs. The contents relate to organizations, conferences, committees, boards, and projects where Colwell was involved, her service at the National Science Foundation and the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, and Colwell's research including but not limited to biotechnology, biowarfare, bioterrorism, and national security.

Acquisition Type



Donated by Rita Colwell

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Select materials may contain sensitive information and may not be available for research use. Please consult an archivist for details.


  • circa 1990s - 2013



6.25 Cubic Feet (6 cubic foot boxes)


See preliminary inventory in External Documents for detailed box list.