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SERIES Identifier: H MS c113

Series VI. Writings, 1953-2006, undated., 1953-2006,

Consists of drafts, correspondence, reprints, and publications generated as a result of Joseph E. Murray's professional writing activities. Includes Murray's writings for professional journals and book chapters, as well as drafts and photographs for his 2001 autobiography, Surgery of the Soul. Topics include transplantation, immunosuppression, craniofacial surgery, and hemifacial microsomia.


  • 1953-2006,

Language of Materials

Papers are in English.

Physical Description

5 cubic feet in 5 records center cartons.

Conditions Governing Access

Series VI 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 VI is arranged chronologically.

Repository Details

Part of the Countway Library of Medicine Repository

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