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Reference numberJHG/9/25
LevelItem
TitlePesticides and Wildlife Debate
Date1963-1964
DescriptionCorrespondence, notes and papers relating to the debate over use of pesticides. Includes a report on toxic chemicals from Kennedy's Science Advisory Committee, and government enquiries into pesticides provoked by Rachel Carson's 'Silent Spring.'
Extent1 folder
FormatCarbon copies, photocopy, manuscript, typescript and printed documents
Access statusOpen
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