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Does the NL hold any biographical information on Adrien Sechehaye?

Question:

I am looking for biographical material on the life and works of a Swiss doctor by the name of Adrien Sechehaye (12.6.1874- 30.11.1961). He was a graduate of the University of Geneva

Answer:

We have reviewed several research tools the NL holds or others accessible online:

- in the NLs' online catalogue Helveticat I have found the 7 titles listed in the attached pdf.

- NL's catalogues of periodical and newspaper articles: no entry for Adrien Sechehaye

- WBIS (World Biographical Information System online, a database for which the NL holds a licence): there is one article about the family Sechehaye of Geneva recorded, where Adrien is mentioned. This article is in:
"Historisch-biographisches Lexikon der Schweiz", Bd. 6, p. 319. A scan of the original publication the NL holds under the call number JA 949.4003 HLS is enclosed (pdf).

Type: PDF
Adrien Sechehaye
Last modification: 21.12.2010 | Size: 516 kb | Type: PDF

- Swissbib (swiss metacatalogue): 1 collection of biographical notes
Title : Adrien Séchehaye : [notices biographique et nécrologique, avis mortuaire, correspondance, faits divers]
Place / dates  [S.l.] : [s.n.], 1923-1961
Material  38 f. dans 1 enveloppe ; 20 x 28 cm
Classification  cdu-gevmhs 920 SEC
RERO no  R003992313

For further questions about this collection of documents, please contact the library of the Musée d'histiore des sciences directly:
Musée d'histoire des sciences - Bibliothèque
128, rue de Lausanne
CH-1202 Geneva
Tél :  +41 (0)22 418 50 68 or +41 (0)22 418 63 25
Fax :  +41 (0)22 418 50 61
Courriel: biblio.mhs@ville-ge.ch

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