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SERIES Identifier: H MS c113

Series IV. American College of Surgeons Records, 1967-2001., 1967-2001.

Consists of correspondence, meeting record,s and organizational records produced by Joseph E. Murray's involvement with the American College of Surgeons. Series includes records from committees on which Murray served, including the Central Judiciary Committe, of which Murray was chairman, records from the Massachusetts Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, and program planning records. Murray served as Regent (1970-1979) and First Vice-President (1969-1970). Records dealing primarily with travel to American College of Surgeons events are located in Series V.


  • 1967-2001.

Language of Materials

Papers are in English.

Physical Description

2 cubic feet in 2 records center cartons.

Conditions Governing Access

Series IV contains personal and patient information that is restricted for 80 years. The end of the restriction period is noted with each folder.


112.55 cubic feet (106 records center cartons, 12 flat oversized boxes, 5 letter size document boxes, 1 half letter size document box, 1 half legal size document box, and 1 tube)


Series IV is arranged chronologically.

Repository Details

Part of the Countway Library of Medicine Repository

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