Item 27261 - PHOTO0000001951

Open original digital objects

Identity area

Reference code

FR PUNES AG 12-Photo-SC-27261




  • 1963 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

1 black-and-white photo print.

Context area

Name of creator


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

English transcription: Weizmann Scientific Institute. Botanical research: the seeds of maize are irradiated with radioactive cobalt and once the seed has been germinated, a record is made of its accelerated growth.
French transcription: Institut Weizmann des sciences. Recherches botaniques des grains de maïs sont irradiés sur du cobalt radioactif ; une fois germés, on les mesure, car ainsi traités, ils donnent des pousses plus grandes.
Description: A male scientist lifts a tray of seeds up while standing in front of an aluminum table with identical trays.
Location: Rehovot.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

UNESCO / Michèle Edelmann. See Reproduction notice here: Photographic Archives

Language of material

  • English
  • French

Script of material

  • Latin

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Photo barcode


Envelope barcode


Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail




digital objects (Master) rights area

digital objects (Reference) rights area

digital objects (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area