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SERIES Identifier: H MS c153

VIII. Conferences, Meetings and Symposia Records, 1952-1984

Scope and Contents

Series VIII contains correspondence, itineraries, memoranda, lecture notes, and photographs from two European trips in 1956 and 1958, participation in the First International Congress on Antibiotics and Chemotherapy in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and ten years of involvement with the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.


  • Creation: 1952-1984

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice.There are restrictions on access to portions of this collection. Personnel and patient information is restricted for 80 years from the date of creation. These restrictions are noted where they appear in Series I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, and IX. Access to Harvard University records are restricted for 50 years from the date of creation. These restrictions are noted where they appear in Series III. Researchers may apply for access to restricted records. Consult Public Services for further information.


38.5 cubic feet (35 record cartons, three document boxes, two half-document boxes, one legal document box, and three oversized flat boxes)


Arranged alphabetically by topic. Accompanying photographs in Series VIII are housed in boxes 29 and 30 and have been listed at the edn of the series..


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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