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COLLECTION — Box: Small Manuscript Collections 01 Identifier: H MS c586

Howard Stanley Yaffee anatomy lecture notes

Content Description

Consists of one bound notebook labeled "Anatomy Lectures" containing notes taken by Howard Yaffee while attending lectures in gross anatomy and neuroanatomy at Harvard Medical School between 1947 and 1948; lecture schedules are stapled at the front of the volume.


  • Creation: 1947-1948 (inclusive)


Language of Materials

Materials in English.

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Conditions Governing Use

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0.07 cubic feet (1 volume in 1 file folder)

Biographical / Historical

Howard Stanley Yaffee (1927-2000), A.B., 1947, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York; M.D., 1951, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, was a dermatologist who practiced at Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts from 1974 to 1990.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Anonymously donated to the Five Colleges Book Sale and transferred to the Harvard Medical Library by Brad Thompson (Accession #2019-196).

Processing Information

Processed by Hanna Clutterbuck-Cook and Charlotte Lellman in June 2021. Collection was processed according to Level 1 protocol.

Yaffee, Howard Stanley, 1927- . Anatomy lecture notes, 1947-1948 (inclusive): Finding Aid
Hanna Clutterbuck-Cook, Charlotte Lellman
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Repository Details

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