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John Overend papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00043

Scope and Content

The collection consists of materials regarding infrared and molecular spectroscopy.

Dates

  • circa 1949-1982

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Use of Materials

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.

Copyright

Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.

Biographical Sketch of John Overend (1928-1984)

John Overend was born in Keighly, England in 1928. He earned his B.A. in 1952 and his Ph.D. in 1955 from St. John's College, Oxford, England. He completed a post-doctorate fellowship in the infrared spectroscopy group at the University of Minnesota from 1955-1958. In 1960, Dr. Overend became an assistant professor of physical chemistry at the University; he became a full professor in 1967. Dr. Overend was considered an expert in molecular spectroscopy. John Overend died on 26 November 1984.

Extent

2 boxes (2.6 linear feet)

Overview

Collection contains the papers of John Overend, professor of physical chemistry at the University of Minnesota.

Other Finding Aid Available

A finding aid with a contents list is available in University Archives.

Processing Information

Collection has not been processed.
Title
John Overend Papers, circa 1949-1982
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Karen Spilman
Date
March 2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Collecting Area Details

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