GeyG, George O. Gey Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Series 1] Correspondence and Subject Files. — 6 boxes (3 linear feet)
This series is comprised of Dr. Gey’s correspondence with colleagues, institutions, and private corporations. Spanning the mid 1940s to the late 1960s, these alphabetically catalogued files contain professional letters related to a variety of subjects, as well as conference papers, unpublished drafts, lectures, and receipts from microscope and chemical manufacturers. Some correspondence includes passing references to the Hela cell strain.
Alphabetical by individual, institution and topical name.

[Folder] Aegerter, Earnest . — November, 1949 - February, 1950
Correspondence about speaking to the Philadelphia Pathological Society on January 12, 1950.

[Folder] Army Medical Center. — January, 1940 - January, 1955

[Folder] Asper, Samuel P. . — September, 1959 - January, 1965
CI - Letter July 1, 1963

[Folder] Auersperg, Nelly . — July, 1962 - May, 1970

[Folder] Bailey, John M. . — May, 1961

[Folder] Balanced Salt Solution. — 1936

[Folder] Baltimore Instrument Co. — May, 1955 - August, 1969

[Folder] Bang, Frederick. — October, 1956 - March, 1967
CI - letter September 22, 1966; letter November 27, 1965; November 17, 1965; grant budget for July 1965-June 1965; letter March 1, 1961; letters August 1 and 7, 1961; letter March 19, 1956; letter May 26, 1956, Letter May 8, 1956; June 2, 1956; letter June 25, 1956; letter 4 December 1958, Grant application CAO5020-14, 1970 pages 1-2, 7-8; grant application CA05020-12 pg. 2, 3, 3A, 3B; grant application draft pg. 2; January 9 and 14, 1969; June 23, 1968 student evaluation; letter August 1, 1967; letters May 16 and 19, 1967; PHI - October 25, 1956 (HeLa)

[Folder] Bang, Frederick. — October, 1950 - July, 1970
CI - Grant application July, 1970 pg. 2, 3; letters: May 21, 1966; June 25, 1953; July 11, 1952; June 21, 1952 PHI and CI: July 21, 1955

[Folder] Bernhard, W.. — 1957-1958

[Folder] Bieselle, John J.. — November, 1966 - August, 1970
CI - Letters of recommendation (3) Dec 4, 1966 (2 letters) and from Veterans Administration Hospital

[Folder] Bjorklund, Bertil. — October, 1959 - September, 1961

[Folder] Blalock, Alfred. — April, 1951 - September, 1964
CI - Supplement to budget July 1, 1964 to June 30, 1965; Letters: Jan. 7, 1963, March 2, 1962 (2 letters), Jan. 12, 1962, April 1, 1961, March 11, 1961, Nov. 9, 1960, June 27, 1960, Jan. 29, 1960, May 21, 1959, Dec. 4, 1956

176574[Letter to Alfred Blalock, May 22, 1959]. — 1959-05-22;2011-03-03. — 1 letter
Creator: Gey, George O.

[Folder] Bloom, William. — April, 1954 - May, 1956

[Folder] Bodey, G.P. Manuscripts. — 1958-1960

[Folder] Bruni, Carlo Manuscript
Characteristics of HeLa cells

[Folder] Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. — July 1950 - May 1956

[Folder] Cancer Institute at Miami. — July, 1950 - March, 1955

[Folder] Carver Foundation. — 1953 - 1954

[Folder] Chee, Darwin. — June, 1965 - November, 1969
CI - Coursework Evaluations and Letters of Recommendation: Sept. 1, 1967, 4th Quarter 68-69, 3rd quarter 68-69, 2nd quarter 68-69, 1st quarter 68-69, summer session 1968, 3rd quarter 67-68, Feb. 23, 1968, Jan. 27, 1968, Dec. 13, 1967, July 20, 1967, June 2, 1967, June 2, 1967, April 6, 1967, Aug. 9, 1967, Oct. 25, 1965, Nov. 15, 1966, Feb. 10, 1966, Oct. 27, 1965, Oct. 12, 1965, Oct. 11, 1965

[Folder] Civil Defense. — April, 1942 - November, 1943

[Folder] Combustion Engineering. — April 1947 - December 1947

[Folder] Corning Glass Works. — November, 1946 - October, 1952

[Folder] Cowdry, E.V.. — June, 1946 - February, 1949

[Folder] Damon Runyan Memorial Fund. — February 16-22, 1952
Letters February 16, 1952, February 22, 1952

[Folder] de Bruyn, Wilhemina. — January, 1950 - February, 1967
CI - letter February 11. 1967; PHI - letter September 14, 1961, February 20, 1950

[Folder] De Castro, Maria. — November, 1958 - January, 1968

[Folder] Difco Laboratories. — May, 1950 - November, 1958

[Folder] Dorman, J.W.. — January 14-18, 1955

[Folder] Dulbecco, R.. — January, 1951 - August, 1952

[Folder] Dupont. — January, 1952 - February, 1953

[Folder] Durlach, Augusto. — October, 1954 - November, 1954

[Folder] E Correspondence: Elmendorff, Harald; James Ewing Society; Elder, John; Evans, Charles; Edgerton, Milton; Evans, Virginia; Enders, John; Earle, Wilton; Eifia Thompson, Sally Ann; . — May, 1951 - February, 1970
PHI - Letter December 19, 1950

[Folder] Earle, Wilton Robinson. — 1951 - 1964

[Folder] Eastman Kodak Stores. — March, 1950 - January, 1951

[Folder] Ehrman, Robert L.. — March, 1952 - April, 1969

[Folder] Elder, John D. — August 1957

[Folder] Enders, John. — November 1950 - February 1955

[Folder] Ethicon Inc.. — July 1958 - November 1966
CI - Reference Letter, 7/23/1958

[Folder] Evans, Charles. — June 1951 - March 1953

[Folder] Febvre, Henri. — February 1952 - March 1963

[Folder] Federation Meeting. — 1963

[Folder] Fell, Honor B.. — May 1954 - June 1960
PHI (Possible) - Letter 5/23/1958; CI - Reference Letter 1/25/1957

[Folder] Ferner Co.. — November 1949 - June 1950

[Folder] Films. — 1936

[Folder] Finney-Howell Research Foundation. — March 1939 - January 1944
CI - Reference Letter 1/28/1944

[Folder] Firor, Warfield M. — 1948-1950
CI - Letter re. personnel 2/7/1949; reference letter 12/29/1948 (2 copies)

[Folder] Fischer, Albert. — January 1947 - September 1956

[Folder] Fleischman, Walter. — 1947 - 1949

[Folder] Franks, Leonard. — February 1960 - June 1968
CI - Recommendation Letter 3/21/1966

[Folder] Furth, Jacob. — 1944 - 1963

[Folder] G Correspondence: Gandini, Enrico; Gurchot, Charles; Goldstein, Milton (& Cohn, Melvin); Grand Island Biological Co.; Gorstein, Fred; German, James; Graham, Ruth; Geigy Chemical Co./ Pharmaceuticals; Gemmill, Chalmers; Grobstein, Clifford; General Biochemicals; Gray, Laman; Gerber, Paul; Guild, Harriet; Gross, Jerome; Geary, John; Gropp, Alfred; Gonzales, Federico; Goucher College; Grolier Society; Guthrie, Jane; Grubb, R; Graymar Company; Grant, Joseph; Graff, Samuel; Goube, Pierre; Gorer, Peter; Gordon, Neville; Glycerine Producers' Association; Ginori, Salvador; Gey, Friedrich; Gardner, Ethel; Graeves, Bernard; Girard, Kenneth; Goodman, Louis; Garlick, William; Guidote, Paz; Gartler, Stanley . — 1953 - 1968
PHI - Letter April 1, 1966

[Folder] Galliard, Dr. P.J . — 1953 - 1969

[Folder] Galliard, Dr. P.J. [2]. — 1947 - 1951
Letter March 22, 1951

[Folder] Gemmill, Chalmers L.. — 1947 - 1949

[Folder] Glinos, Andre. — 1950 - 1964
CI - Letter of Recommendation 1/14/1964

[Folder] Goldblatt, Harry. — 1951 - 1952

[Folder] Gothenburg Sweden Meeting. — 1959

[Folder] Grafflin, Allan L.. — 1949 - 1952

[Folder] Gray, L.H.. — 1954 - 1964

[Folder] Growth Magazine. — 1947 - 1948

[Folder] Haddow, Sir Alex. — April 1954 - November 1966

[Folder] Handbook of Biological Data. — October 1953 - September 1956

[Folder] Hanks, John H.. — 1940 - 1959
PHI - letter 8/23/1946, letter 8/9/1945; CI - letter re. hiring 2/24/1955, letter 11/6/1953, recommendation letters 6/3/1952

[Folder] Harris, Dr. Morgan. — June 1950 - January 1968

[Folder] Harris, Morgan/ Hanks, John. — October 1946 - October 1949
PHI - letter 9/11/1946

[Folder] Harvey Lectures. — 1954 - 1955

[Folder] Harvey Lecture Manuscripts:. — February 17, 1955

[Folder] Hauschka, Theodore. — September 1955 - January 1968

[Folder] Hellerman, copies sent to. — 1957

[Folder] Hemorrhagic Fever. — 1953
CI - budget 4/1/1953

[Folder] Hessels, Henri C.. — May 1964
CI - entire folder

[Folder] Hethrington, Duncan. — November 1950 - January 1956

[Folder] Hirschberg, Erich. — February - April 1958

[Folder] Hoffman - La Roche. — April 1953 - November 1958
CI - reference letter 1/6/1956; letter re. salary 12/17/1954

[Folder] Holeckova,Ema. — 1958-1964

[Folder] Hsu, T.C.. — 1955 - 1965

[Folder] Huebner, Robert J. — 1955

[Folder] Hull, Robert. — April 1952 - February 1954

[Folder] I Correspondence: IBM; International Union of Physiological Sciences; International Journal of Cancer; Ioachim, Harry; 24th International Congress of the Physiological Sciences; Iber, Frank; Iverson, Olav; Inoue, Shinya; Imperial Cancer Research Fund; International Cancer Cytology Congress; Istvan, Payi; Ingle, Dwight; . — October 1958 - July 1969
CI - review and correspondence 10/4/1965, 5/22/1969, 9/9/1968; reference letter and correspondence 3/2 - 3/29 1965; review and correspondence 10/4/1965

[Folder] International Biology Conference. — 1954

[Folder] J Correspondence: Jarrell-Ash Company; Jensen, Aage Bohus; Jewett, Hugh; Johnson, S; Jung, Frederic; . — January 1951 - October 1952

[Folder] Johns Hopkins Hospital (General). — 1954 - 1966
PHI - letter 7/1/1966

[Folder] Johns Hopkins University TV Show Script. — 1959

[Folder] Johnson, Kurt. — unknown

[Folder] K Correspondence: Kouwenhoven, William; Kirchheimer, W. — February 1966 - October 1969

[Folder] Korenchevsky, V.. — May 1950 - November 1951

[Folder] L Correspondence: Lewis, Warren; Lucke, Balduin; Luther, Wolfgang. — April 1950 - March 1952

[Folder] L-M Correspondence: Murray, William; Muncie, Wendell; Miders, G. Burroughs; Meek, Edward; Martinovich, Petar; Malin, L.W.; Manwell, Reginald; Marks, Harold; JP Marsh Corporation; State of Maryland; Medawar, P.B.; Mueller, J Howard; Moment, Gairdner B: Massachussetts Institute of Technology;Loeb, Leo; Lamont, Austin; Lewis, Warren; Koontz, Amos; Knox Gelatine Company; Keeney, Edmund; Katzberg, Allan . — 1939 - 1950
PHI - Letter 11/18/1943, Patient Record 2/18/1944; CI - letter 11/17/1948

[Folder] Lake Placid Center [1]. — September 1967 - April 1968

[Folder] Lake Placid Center [2]. — 1946 - August 1970

[Folder] Lake Placid Monetary Requests. — 1968 - 1969

[Folder] Lasfargues, Etienne. — 1954 - 1957

[Folder] Lasnitzki, Ilse. — 1955 - 1956
PHI - letter 1/23/1956

[Folder] Leighton, Joseph. — 1957 - 1965
PHI - Letter 9/10/1965; footnote attached to letter dated 6/12/1957

[Folder] Leitz, E.. — 1954 - 1955

[Folder] Lettre, Hans. — 1954 - 1965

[Folder] Lewis Dinner. — 1955

[Folder] Lewis, Warren. — 1947-1957

[Folder] Lieberman, Dr. Miriam. — October, 1958 - December, 1958

[Folder] Linde Company. — 1963 - 1969

[Folder] Linden, Hedda. — 1958
CI - Payroll Change

[Folder] Ling, Chiun T. . — 1959 - 1970
CI (salary)- Payroll and Fellowship Change Notice: 8/11/1965, 1/20/1966, 8/11/1965 (2 copies); Letter 10/1/1964 (2 copies); Payroll Change: 9/16/1963, 6/10/1964; Letter 5/25/1959 (2 copies)

[Folder] Ling, Chiun T. Manuscripts. — 1966 - 1969

[Folder] Little, Clarence. — 1950 - 1968

[Folder] Long, Perrin H.. — 1957 - 1958

[Folder] Looney, William. — 1970

[Folder] Loving Engineering Co. — 1950 - 1952

[Folder] Ludford, R.J.. — 1954

[Folder] Lwoff, Dr. Andre. — 1953 - 1958

[Folder] Margaret Hague [Hospital]. — December 1954 - May 1956

[Folder] McManus, Dr. J.F.A. — 1948

[Folder] Morgan, Isabel Mountain. — 1954 - 1955
PHI - Letter 1/14/1955, 10/29/1954

[Folder] Morkovin, Dimitry. — 1957 - 1958

[Folder] Murray, Dr. Margaret. — 1950 - 1952

[Folder] National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis. — April, 1952 - December, 1952

[Folder] National Polio Foundation. — 1953
PHI - "Human Polio Viruses"

[Folder] Pace, Donald M.. — 1952 - 1955

[Folder] Panphot. — 1942 - 1946

[Folder] Parker, Raymond. — 1948 - 1952
PHI - Letter 2/3/1949

[Folder] Penicillin. — 1944 - 1946

[Folder] Phase Difference. — 1945 - 1946

[Folder] Placental Cord Blood. — 1941 - 1949

[Folder] Pomerat, C.M.. — 1944-1949
PHI - letter 1/24/49 CI - letter 6/10/48

[Folder] Pomerat, C.M. 2. — 1950-1952

[Folder] Pomerat, C.M. 3. — 1953-1954
PHI - correspodence 2/19/54 - 3/5/54 (HeLa); letter and telegram 4/13/53 - 4/16/53 (HeLa); letter 2/13/53; letter 6/17/53 (HeLa)

[Folder] Porter, Keith. — 1947 - 1953
PHI - letter 7/7/50; letter 12/22/49

[Folder] Shapras, Peter. — 19541-1954
CI - correspondence 11/7/55 - 12/8/55; CV [1954]; letter 9/24/54; letter 9/15/54; letter 9/15/53; letter 9/24/51

[Folder] Siemens NY Inc.. — 1956-1960

[Folder] Strangeways Research Laboratory. — 1939-1949

[Folder] Stroud, Agnes H.. — 1950-1957

[Folder] Syverton, Jerome T.. — 1952-1961
PHI - letter 2/1/61; letter 1/19/53 (HeLa); letter 1/17/53

[Folder] TSAT 72-624 EXP 15. — unknown

[Folder] United States Public Health Service. — 1947-1952
CI - budget 1951-1952

[Folder] United States Public Health Service Research Fellows. — 1947-1949