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COLLECTION — Box: 01 Identifier: H MS c611

George H. Jackson, Jr. papers

Scope and Contents

Consists of four bound volumes: three account ledgers and one scrapbook. The scrapbook includes material from Jackson’s time at several hospitals, including the Johns Hopkins Hospital, the Mayo Clinic, and the Massachusetts General Hospital. Some loose items have been glued or otherwise fastened to pages; the bulk of the information is handwritten and includes case notes and pharmacological formulae. The account ledgers list patients and billing amounts; some newspaper clippings are inside the ledgers, but bear no apparent relation to them.


  • 1917 - 1951

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

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Conditions Governing Use

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in the collection. Researchers are responsible for identifying and contacting any third-party copyright holders for permission to reproduce or publish. For more information on the Center's use, publication, and reproduction policies, view our Reproductions and Use Policy.


0.50 cubic feet

Biographical / Historical

George H. Jackson, Jr., studied medicine at various hospitals including the Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Massachusetts General Hospital.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Immediate source of acquisition unknown; accessioned at the point of processing, 2021 (Accession #2022-005).

Processing Information

Processed by Hanna Clutterbuck-Cook, in September 2021. Collection was processed according to Level 1 protocol.

George H. Jackson, Jr. Papers, 1917-1951 (inclusive)
Hanna Clutterbuck-Cook
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Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

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