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FILE — Box: 10, Folder: 12 Identifier: RG M-CL02.01

Descriptive Catalog of the Cabinet, Volume 3, undated Digital

Scope and Contents

Volume is a catalog of items collected by both the Boston Society for Medical Improvement and the Warren Anatomical Museum. The Boston Society for Medical Improvement later became part of the Warren Anatomical Museum collection.


  • Creation: 1835-1996,

Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Access to Harvard University records is restricted for 50 years from the date of creation. Researchers may apply for access to restricted records. Researchers should also be aware that due to the unique nature of the Warren Anatomical Museum holdings, museum object files and related documentation may include personal health information that is restricted for 80 years from the date of creation. For this reason, all files in the collection must be screened in advance in order to determine whether or not an access application is required. Consult Public Services for further information.

Some of the Records are stored offsite. Researchers are advised to consult Public Services for further information concerning retrieval of material.


36 cubic feet (28 records center cartons, 10 letter size document boxes, 1 legal size document box, 2 half letter size document boxes, 2 half legal size document boxes, 6 flat oversize boxes, and 1 lantern slide box)


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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