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James Harriman Jandl papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c383
Overview: The James Harriman Jandl papers, 1922-1993 (inclusive), 1940-1993 (bulk), are a product of Jandl’s publishing, research, and professional activities, as conducted throughout his professional appointments, including Research Fellow, Research Associate, Assistant Physician, Associate Physician, and Director, Thorndike Memorial Laboratory, Boston City Hospital, Massachusetts, and Research Fellow in Medicine, Instructor in Medicine, Associate in Medicine, Professor of Medicine, George Richards...

James Jackson Minot scrapbook

Item — Box: 01Identifier: H MS c298
Scope and Contents: Scrapbook created by James Jackson Minot from 1870 to 1876 while he was a student at Harvard College and Harvard Medical School. Includes acceptance letters from Harvard College, graded examinations, and programs from social events he attended.

L. Vernon Briggs papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c162
Overview: The collection reflects the professional work and the personal interests of psychiatrist and reformer Lloyd Vernon Briggs. As well as being a practicing psychiatrist, Briggs was an advocate for the reform of the asylum system in Massachusetts. He worked on reforms of the procedures for the committal of patients and the confinement of those suspected to be mentally ill, and he advocated requiring formal training for both attending physicians and attendants in psychiatric institutions. Briggs was...

Leona Baumgartner papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c305
Overview: Leona Baumgartner (1902-1991), A.B., 1923, University of Kansas; M.A., 1925, University of Kansas; Ph.D., 1932, Yale University; M.D., 1934, Yale University, was the first female Commissioner of Public Health for New York City, 1954 to1962, and later became an Assistant Director of the Agency for International Development, a position she held until 1965. She was named Visiting Professor of Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Boston, in 1966, where she served until her retirement in 1972.

M. Judah Folkman papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c365
Overview: The M. Judah Folkman papers, 1907-2012 (inclusive), 1950-2006 (bulk), are the product of Folkman’s publishing, research, and professional activities, as conducted throughout his professional appointments, including Assistant Surgeon and Associate Director of Sears Surgical Laboratory, Boston City Hospital, Surgeon-in-Chief, Senior Associate in Surgery, and Director of the Surgical Research Laboratory, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Instructor in Surgery, Associate in Surgery, Julia Dyckman...

Mary Searle Cummings World War I scrapbooks

Collection — Box: 01Identifier: H MS c593
Content Description: Consists of two scrapbooks created by Mary Searle Cummings representing her service as a nurse with the Harvard Unit in England and France during World War I. Scrapbooks include photographs, travel documents, greeting cards and other ephemera, newspapers and other print publications.

Sven Paulin papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c443
Overview: The Sven Paulin papers, 1863-2015 (inclusive), 1950-2012 (bulk), are the product of Paulin’s professional, teaching, research, and publishing activities throughout the course of his career. The papers are arranged in nine series: I. Visual and Audiovisual Teaching Files, 1965-2019; II. Professional Appointments Files, 1958-2013; III. Professional Activities Files, 1950-2019; IV. Correspondence, 1952-2019; V. Writings and Publications, 1951-2010; VI. Photographs, Negatives, and X-Rays,...

Wives of Aesculapius records

Collection Identifier: M-IN03
Overview: The collection consists of materials reflecting the organization, administration, and activities of the Wives of Aesculapius, an organization created by the wives of members of the Aesculapian Club at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. Records include correspondence, minutes, membership surveys, scrapbooks, realia, and play scripts.