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Box Small Collections 01


Contains 20 Collections and/or Records:

Raquel E. Cohen papers Digital

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c545
Content Description: Records created and collected by Raquel E. Cohen including records related to her acceptance into the first class of women at Harvard Medical School in 1945, news clippings and letters related to Cohen's professional activities, and writings. Also includes an archived copy of the website, "Raquel Cohen, MD, MPH: Mental Health Information in Disasters" ( captured in 2018. The website consists of biographical information on Cohen, resources on psychosocial...

Albert Jones Bellows carte de visite, circa 1868

Item — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c491
Content Description: Carte de visite of Albert Jones Bellows, M.D., taken at the studio of James Wallace Black, 163 Washington St., Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1868. Pencil inscription on reverse reads, "Dr. Bellows, Roxbury, Mass."

T. M. Downes phrenological character readings, 1871-1872 (inclusive)

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: B MS c122
Content Description: Two manuscript character readings conducted by T. M. Downes, Esq: "The Phrenological Development of the Revd H. Pigott" and "The Phrenological Development of Mrs. H. Pigott."

Cambridge Medical Improvement Society Centennial Dinner Meeting program, 9 May 1968

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c555
Content Description: Two copies of the program from the Centennial Dinner Meeting of the Cambridge Medical Improvement Society, held in Boston, Massachusetts on May 9, 1968. One copy is autographed by guest speakers Paul Dudley White and Christiaan N. Barnard.

Letter from Sir Astley Cooper to Reverend Dr. Burney, circa 1812

Item — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c495
Content Description: Undated letter, probably circa 1812, from Sir Astley Cooper addressed to The Reverend Dr. Burney of Greenwich [England], probably Charles Burney Jr (1757-1817), declining an invitation to dinner. Accompanied by a handwritten transcription of the letter created by Gerald Shklar.

Letter from Sir James Paget to unknown recipient, 8 November 1872

Item — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c498
Content Description: Letter from James Paget, 8 November 1872, to an unknown recipient confirming a meeting at 58 Eaton Place, London, England, for the following day.

Roche Laboratories pamphlet series "The Story of Psychosomatic Medicine," 1968-1969 (inclusive)

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c557
Content Description: Consists of a series of five pamphlets published by the Roche Laboratories Professional Services Department between 1968 and 1969. Pamphlets are titled: 1. Walter B. Cannon: the "fight or flight" principle; 2. Hans Elye: the concept of "stress"; 3. Franz Alexander: physiologic concomitants of psychic conflict; 4. Franz Alexander (part II): the measurements of psychophysiologic reactions - "stressor films"; 5. Tom's Fistula/The Influence of emotions on gastric function. Stewart Wolf & Harold...

William Townsend Porter papers

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c28
Overview: The William Townsend Porter papers, 1851-1955, undated, provide a record of Porter's administrative, teaching, and research activities at Harvard Medical School, the establishment and operation of the Harvard Apparatus Company, and his personal life.

Charles Barber Mueller research records

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c453
Scope and Contents: Consists of records related to research on phosphorous and red blood cells conducted by Charles Barber Mueller during his Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship in Biochemistry at Harvard Medical School in 1947. This research resulted in two 1951 publications in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, co-authored by Mueller and A. Baird Hastings: "The Rate of Transfer of Phosphorus Across the Red Blood Cell Membrane" and "Glycolysis and Phosphate Fractions of Red Blood Cells."

Letters to Judith Kruger from Robert E. Gross and David Halbersleben

Collection — Box: Small Collections 01Identifier: H MS c520
Content Description: Consists of three letters to Judith Kruger. In a letter from Robert E. Gross, dated 25 June 1982, Gross explains his receipt of Kruger's letter via Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Gross alludes to Kruger's recovery from an "open ductus," and he also expresses satisfaction that more surgeons are performing procedures to correct congenital conditions. He also mentions his time working with David Halbersleben at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston,...