Britton Chance's Papers Open to Researchers at American Philosophical Society

The American Philosophical Society announces that the Britton Chance papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.160), encompassing fiften series, are now open to researchers. The finding aid explains that Britton Chance (1913-2010) was a biochemist and biophysicist and he also worked in biomedical optics. The Chance Papers contain correspondence, research notes, experimental data, publication materials, and photographs that document Chance’s life as a biochemist, biophysicist, and yachtsman. Prospective researchers may view the finding aid here. A short article about the collection may be viewed here.