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SERIES Identifier: H MS c54

Series I. Correspondence, 1954-1999., 1954-1999.

Scope and Contents

Consists of D. Mark Hegsted's correspondence to and from various national and international organizations, institutes, and groups, including the American Medical Association, the American Dietetic Association, and the National Cancer Institute. The series includes informational notes, memoranda, letters, conference planning materials, policy statements, and correspondence relating to publications.


  • Creation: 1954-1999.

Language of Materials

Records are entirely in English.

Physical Description

12 cubic feet in 12 records center cartons.

Conditions Governing Access

Series I contains personal information which is restricted for 80 years. The end of the restriction period is noted with each folder.


28 cubic feet (28 records center cartons)




Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

The Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine is one of the world's leading resources for the study of the history of health and medicine. Our mission is to enable the history of medicine and public health to inform healthcare, the health sciences, and the societies in which they are embedded.

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