Paul Ehrlich and Martha Marquardt papers (Wellcome collection)
This special collection of the Rockefeller University pertains to two individual. The material was sorted accordingly into
two distinct collections, entitled "Paul Ehrlich Material" and "Martha Marquardt Material".
The collection consists of letters received by Paul Ehrlich, a synopsis of their contents, handwritten manuscripts by Paul
Ehrlich, contracts between Ehrlich-Behring and Hoechst. Handwritten notes and "blocks" by Ehrlich. Reprints, photographs,
paper cuttings and obituary notices. The collection contains some Paul Ehrlich memorabilia and an oil painting.
The Martha Marquardt part of the collection contains voluminous correspondence, letters received by Martha Marquardt as well
as carbon copies of letters written by her. It contains material regarding her two books about Paul Ehrlich, many articles
and plays she wrote, as well as a film she made about flies. There are many photographs of Martha Marquardt, her family and
friends. There are some reprints and books and because of her long-standing friendship with Sir Almroth Wright, there are
some items concerning him.
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