Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology
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CSHL Digital Photo Archives


The CSHL Symposia on Quantitative Biology Digital Archive offers images from each Symposium dating from 1933 to the present day. The digital archive presents the history of molecular biology at CSHL and those prominent scientists involved with its study. As the Symposia itself continues to evolve so too will this digital archive with updated images from future annual meetings.

We have identified as many participants as possible, but far more remain unknown. If you are able to recognize anyone as yet unidentified, please send us their names, together with the image number, to

The collection of images represented in this digital archive is drawn from the Symposia Collection housed at the CSHL Library and Archives. If you are interested in other images not displayed as part of this digital project, please contact the archivist for further information about specific symposia, topics, subjects, or individuals. The CSHL Library and Archives also holds many diverse collections on a variety of topics in the history of molecular biology.

Images from the digital archive may be used for research and reference purposes only. Please consult our Permission and Copyright and Fee Schedule. Then fill in a Materials Use Request Form for any images you wish to acquire.

History of the Symposia
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