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Overview: The A. Clifford Barger papers reflect the professional and personal work of Clifford Barger (1917-1996), a research physiologist who spent his career at Harvard Medical School. Barger’s research interests focused on the cardiovascular and renal systems; he was involved in research which did much to elucidate the mechanisms by which sufferers from certain cardiac disorders retain fluids. The collection includes correspondence, publications files, research records, and administrative records.
Overview: The Cecil Kent Drinker Papers, 1898-1958, contains Drinker's personal records, World War II research records, professional activities records, and administrative records from his tenures as a faculty member and Dean of Harvard School of Public Health.
Overview: The Harold Leonard Higgins papers, 1896-1958 (inclusive), 1913-1942 (bulk), are the product of Higgins’s professional activities as a pediatrician, physiology researcher, and professor of pediatrics.
Overview: This finding aid describes photographs, prints and other images portraying faculty and staff members of Harvard Medical School.
Overview: This finding aid describes photographs, prints and other images portraying faculty members of Harvard Medical School.
Overview: H. P. (Henry Pickering) Bowditch (1840-1911) established the first physiological laboratory at Harvard Medical School and taught at the school for 35 years. The collection consists mainly of correspondence but also includes family research records, personal papers including military records, lectures, writings, and manuscript materials.
Overview: The James Laverre Whittenberger papers, 1933-1963, are the product of Whittenberger's research and administrative activities at the Harvard School of Public Health and his involvement with the National Foundation for Infant Paralysis.
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.