William Bateson Letter, page 1
First page of a 1905 letter written by William Bateson, first Director of the John Innes Institute, to Adam Sedgewick, Cambridge professor. Bateson coined the term "genetics" in this letter.
john innes institute, william bateson, adam sedgewick, genetics, gallery 5
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Letter in which Bateson coined the term "genetics."
William Bateson brought Mendel's laws to the attention of English scientists. Bateson and Reginald Punnett co-discovered "coupling," or gene linkage.
Signed picture of William Bateson, around 1920.
Reginald Punnett was the first Professor of Genetics at Cambridge.
Excerpt of 1906 letter from W. Spillman to the American Breeders Association that discusses William Bateson's work.
William Bateson (left) with R.A. Emerson, 1922.
William Bateson (right) in his garden in Merton, England with Wilhelm Johannsen, 1924.
William Bateson on a visit to Cornell. Also in photo, A.H. Sturtevant, C. Bridges, and R.A. Emerson, 1921.
DNAFTB Animation 5:Reginald Punnett and William Bateson explain Mendel's ratios.
11088. "Staff and members -- Dept. of Genetics, C. I. of W., May 12, 1934," Carnegie Institute of Washington, including C.B. Davenport and H.H. Laughlin (1)
"Staff and members -- Dept. of Genetics, C. I. of W., May 12, 1934," Carnegie Institute of Washington, including C.B. Davenport and H.H. Laughlin (1)