Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Clark P. Read academic papers, 1952-1971 UA 327

creator Read, Clark P.
Title: Clark P. Read academic papers
Dates: 1952-1971
Abstract: Academic papers of Dr. Clark P. Read. Includes correspondence, collected publications, and personal research completed between the years 1952 and 1971.
Identification: UA 327
Quantity: 1 Linear Feet(1 box)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

Clark P. Read was born February 4, 1921 in Fort Worth Texas. He recieved his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. from Rice University and served as Assistant Professor of Zoology from University of California Los Angeles and Associate Professor of Parasitology at John Hopkins University before returning to serve as Professor of Biology at Rice in 1959. Dr. Read served as Chair of the Biology Department at Rice from 1964 to 1969 and 1972 to 1974. In 1966 Read served on the Board of Trustees of the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA. He also was a epidemiology professor at the Baylor School of Medicine from 1961 to 1965. He was renown for his research in parasitology, which can be seen in his research notes and correspondence during his time at UCLA. Dr. Read died when he was 52 years old on December 23, 1973.

Scope and Contents

Clark P. Read's academic papers include an extensive amount of correspondence, organized by name of recipient and sender,during his time at UCLA and Johns Hopkins University, 1954 to 1959. The collection also includes his personal research notes and lab data between the years 1952 and 1971. Topics covered in his research notes include, but are not limited to, his work in parasitology and worms. The collection also includes some of Read's collected publications.


Restrictions on Access

This material is open for research. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish from the Clark P. Read academic papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Index Terms

letters (correspondence)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Clark P. Read academic papers, UA 327, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Acquisition Information

Transferred to the Woodson Research Center 2013.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I. Correspondence, 1954-1959

Box Folder
1 1 Correspondence A 1954-1959
2 Correspondence B 1955-1959
3 Correspondence C 1954-1959
4 Correspondence D-F 1954-1959
5 Correspondence G 1954-1959
6 Correspondence H-J 1954-1959
7 Correspondence K-L 1954-1959
8 Correspondence M 1954-1959

Series II. Research Notes, 1952-1971

Box Folder
1 9 Research Notes 01/1952
10 Research Notes 1956-1957
11 Research Notes Spring 1957
12 Research Notes (1 of 2) Summer 1957
13 Research Notes (2 of 2) Summer 1957
14 Research Notes 1958
15 Research Notes Summer 1958
16 Research Notes 1959
17 Research Notes 1960
18 Research Notes (1 of 2) 1961-1962
19 Research Notes (2 of 2) 1961-1962
20 Research Notes Fall 1962
21 Research Notes 1969
22 Research Notes 1971

Series III. Printed Materials, 1861-1966

Box Folder
1 23 Beshreibung Zweier Neuertaenioden Aus Dem Menschen 1861
24 Bilhaziasis Survey in Eritrea, Ethiopia, the British and Italian Somalilands, The Sudan and the Yemen 1953
25 Coastal and Estuarine Waters in the United States 1967
26 Instructor's Manual for Bio 380 n.d.
27 Research and Research Training on the Biology of the Whole Organism 1966
28 Translation of "Studies on the Constitution and Protein Metabolism of Ascaris Lumbriroides" 1955