CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3682/5
TitleAwards and appreciations
Date1960s - 1990s
Extent3 boxes, 4 rolls, 1 item + 1 volume
Custodial HistoryCorrespondence in this series appears to have been extracted from Kosterlitz's general correspondence series after his death, in the process of compiling an inventory of his awards and appreciations.

Related certificates and medals appear to have been stored separately - both in Kosterlitz's office and at his home. Following his death, the certificates were deposited in the University along with Kosterlitz's other personal papers. His medals are retained by his family.
DescriptionCertificates, commemorative material and correspondence relating to honorary degrees, memberships, awards and other honours received by Kosterlitz from academic institutions and professional organisations, 1960s - 1990s.
Access StatusOpen
Related MaterialA full list of Kosterlitz's honours and awards is given in his curriculum vitae (MS 3682/7/1).

Some correspondence relating to awards and appreciations may be found within files listed in the General Correspondence Series (MS 3682/4/3), and possibly also within the 'Old' (MS 3682/4/2) and 'Important' (MS 3682/4/1) Correspondence series.

In particular, see MS 3682/4/3/262 for correspondence relating to Kosterlitz's receipt of the 1977 National Institute on Drug Abuse [NIDA] Research Pacesetter Award, 25 April 1977.
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