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CSHL Archives A/V Media

A/V media from various CSHL Archives collections, which were identified as being at risk due to the non-permanent nature of magnetic tapes and film. This media has been digitized to ensure their long term preservation and accessability.

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Title
John Cairns
Recording Date
2000-07-14
Summary
Edited and titled interview: "An Academic Silver Spoon"; "A Very Bad School"; "Under the shadow of my father"; "Uganda"; "Animal Viruses"; "Lodgings"; "Molecular Biology"; "how is DNA copied?"; "Vaccinia Virus"; "Moving Around"; Microbial Genetics"; "Al Hershey"; "Heavenly CSHL"; "Experiments at CSHL"; "Director of CSHL"; "Barbara McClintock"; "Nobel Prizes"; "Jim Watson"; "A Major Dilemma"; "An Interesting Life"; "Mutation Experiments at Harvard";
Person
John Cairns

Original Format
VHS
Length
0:56:57
Units
5
Project ID
CAIRNS_JOHN_2000
File Name Root
CAIRNS_JOHN_2000_01
Unique ID
CAIRNS_01
Batch date
12-08-2021

File Name
CAIRNS_JOHN_2000_01.mp4
File Extension
.mp4
Size
654,138,564