Erich E. F. T. Baer Fond

Title: Baer, Erich Eugen Ferdinand Theodor

Date(s) of creation: 1919-1975

Physical description: 1.17 metres of textual and graphic records; artifacts.

Admin. history/Biographical Sketch:

Professor of fat chemistry at the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research; head of the sub-department of synthetic chemistry

Scope and content:

Personal records of Erich Baer documenting his career as chemist and professor in and sometime head of the sub-department of synthetic chemistry in the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research.  Included are personal correspondence, diaries, certificates and diplomas, course notes while a student at the University of Basle (1932-1936), research notes, and patents. Articles by, tributes about, and obituaries of Erich Baer; also doctoral thesis, medals, plaques, and photoprints documenting his career.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1981-0010, B1976-0025.