Papers of Anna Wessels Williams, 1846-1954 (inclusive), 1884-1954 (bulk)
- Majority of material found within 1884-1954
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Use
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
3 linear feet ((3 cartons) 1 folio+ folder, 1 folio photograph folder)
Folder headings in quotes are Williams's; others are by archivist, Katherine Kraft.
"Your discovery of the Klebs-Loeffler bacillus number eight, your method for the rapid diagnosis of rabies, your contribution to the more accurate diagnosis of trachoma and your outstanding research with streptococci, alone place you among the most eminent pioneers of medical science and benefactors of mankind."
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers of Dr. Anna Wessels Williams were given to the Schlesinger Library by Dr. Annis Thomson in July 1979.
- Carton 1: Autobiography, Chapters 1-22.
- Carton 2: Autobiography, Chapters 23-27, and unnumbered folders
- Carton 3: Unnumbered Folders
- Folio+ folder: certificate, 1883
By: Katherine Kraft
- Williams, Anna Wessels, 1863-1954. Papers of Anna Wessels Williams, 1846-1954 (inclusive), 1884-1954 (bulk): A Finding Aid
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