Charles Frederick Koelsch papers
Scope and Content
The collection contains chemistry lab notebooks belonging to Professor C. Frederick Koelsch.
- Koelsch, Charles Frederick (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection material in English
Use of Materials
Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.
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 Charles Frederick Koelsch (1907-1999)
Charles Frederick Koelsch, B.S. (1928), Ph.D. (1931) University of Wisconsin. Appointed as instructor of organic chemistry in 1932 at the University of Minnesota; retired as professor emeritus in 1973.
C. Frederick Koelsch was born on January 31, 1907 in Boise, Idaho. He earned his B.S. in 1928 and his Ph.D. in 1931 from the University of Wisconsin. From 1931-1932 Professor Koelsch was National Research Council (NRC) fellow at Harvard University. He came to the University of Minnesota in 1932. He served as instructor of organic chemistry (1932-1934), assistant professor of chemistry (1934-1935), assistant professor of organic chemistry (1935-1937), associate professor (1937-1946) and professor (1946-1973). Professor Koelsch retired from the University as professor emeritus in 1973. He died on December 24, 1999.
1 box (1.0 cubic foot)
Collection contains lab notebooks of C. Frederick Koelsch, emeritus professor of organic chemistry at the University of Minnesota.
Source of acquisition
Collection deposited in University Archives by the Department of Chemistry on June 26, 2000.
- Chemistry -- Study and teaching Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- University of Minnesota. Department of Chemistry
- Charles Frederick Koelsch Papers, 1928-1980
- Karen Spilman
- February 2005
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English
Collecting Area Details
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