Photographs of family, home, holidays and friends, 1870-1950 (late 19th-mid 20th century)
Scope and Contents
Approximately one third of the bulk of papers comprise working papers and notebooks. About another quarter comprises correspondence, certificates and ephemera relating to honours awarded by various bodies or relating to Frederick Gowland Hopkins' association with learned societies. The remaining material is a combination of papers and photographs generated by Frederick Gowland Hopkins' family (much of it predating his birth); together with correspondence and papers he generated in a personal capacity. A handful of published biographies and obituaries were added to the collection prior to deposit.
- 1870-1950 (late 19th-mid 20th century)
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1 collection (124 items card; paper; photograph)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Hawkes: 5 June 2010
- From the Fonds: Hopkins, Sir Frederick Gowland, 1861-1947 (Knight, biochemist) (Person)