Herbert A. Laitinen Papers, 1949-74 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/5/36
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
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Description: Papers of Herbert August Laitinen (1915-1991), professor of chemistry (1940-74), including correspondence and related material (1949-66) concerning the writing, publication, and promotion of his book Analytical Chemistry; correspondence with Dr. Robert Rabin of the National Science Foundation grant to the University for a study of environmental pollution by lead and other materials directed by Dr. Laitinen (1971-73); correspondence (1971-74) concerning environmental pollutants and the state of environmental studies programs; and general correspondence and related materials concerning research, professional societies, awards and honors, editorial duties, lectures and symposia, sabbaticals, job offers, and the scientific interests of colleagues (1959-72).