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Atherton Seidell photo album

Atherton Seidell photo album

Descriptive Summary

Title: Atherton Seidell photo album
Creator: Seidell, Atherton, 1878-1961
Inclusive Dates: 1890-1899
Bulk Dates: 1897-1899
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: UA0030
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

Dr. Atherton Seidell was an Associate Member of the Medical Library Association and a renowned research chemist. He is credited with several contributions to modern chemistry, especially in the field of vitamin research, and was the author of numerous research publications. Seidell was also an early advocate of the distribution of medical literature by means of micofilm and photostates and developed the first Current List of Medical Literature which later became the Index Medicus and then Medline. In addition, he was one of the founders of the American Documentation Institute and developed the Seidell microfilm viewer.

Scope and Content

One photo album created by UGA student, Atherton Seidell.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Atherton Seidell photo album, UA0030, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

This collection is available through the Digital Library of Georgia,

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Photograph albums.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Athens -- Photographs.
University of Georgia. Students

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scrapbook, 1890-1899 Access Online
Includes Science Hall, Chapel, Phi Kappa Hall, Athens, Old College, New College, Arch, Moore Building, Library, Clayton Street, Dr. Herty, janitors, College Avenue, Broad Street, Camp Haskell (Athens, Ga.), exposition Atlanta, UGA Field Day, UGA football and baseball, University cadets, engineering class trip, students, Atlanta scenes, Hart County (Georgia), trip to Anderson, South Carolina, Tallulah Falls, Stone Mountain.