Skip to main content Skip to search results


Showing Collections: 21 - 40 of 64

George R. Minor papers

Identifier: MS-51
Scope and Contents

The collection contains mostly talks and lectures given by Dr. Minor. The talks mainly focus on diseases affecting the chest or thorax such as asbestos related diseases, pericarditis, empyema, gastroesophageal reflux, lung abscesses and lung cancer, and solitary pulmonary lesion. Dr. Minor's interest in history is illustrated by his talks in Renaissance medicine, the early days of thoracic surgery, and biographies of great thoracic surgeons.

Dates: 1929-1994

Harper-Hart Correspondence collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-26
Scope and Contents

The collection contains 53 letters exchanged by Dr. Andrew Hart of UVa Hospital and Dr. Richard Harper in Devon, England from 1956 to 1975. In addition to the letters between Dr. Hart and Dr. Harper, the collection includes three journal articles, a letter to the journal editor, preface to Harper's book, Evolutionary Origins of Disease, summary of an unknown book, box list, glossary, and letters between Andrew Hart and Peter Harper, son of Richard Harper.

Dates: 1956 - 1975

Harry Justice Warthen Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-81
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence, photographs, reprints, and materials related to Harry Justice Warthen Jr.'s undergraduate years at the University of Virginia. There are also rough drafts, research material, and biographical material related to Warthen.

Dates: 1895-1985

Henry Hanson papers

Identifier: MS-52
Scope and Content

This collection includes articles, correspondence, a scrapbook, journals, a manuscript, photographs, an expense ledger, an interview, a diary, and other materials that document the professional life of Henry Hanson. It also includes materials related to the naming of the Henry Hanson building in Jacksonville, Florida.

Dates: 1919 - 1959

Henry Rose Carter papers

Identifier: MS-10
Scope and Contents The Carter Papers include correspondence relating to Carter's work on yellow fever and malaria as a surgeon in the Marine Health Service (later United States Public Health Service) and notes for drafts of his Yellow Fever: An Epidemiological and Historical Study of its Place of Origin. (Baltimore: The Williams and Wilkins Company, 1931). Included are photographs of and newspaper clippings about Carter, in...
Dates: 1775-1947

History of Cancer Care at the University of Virginia project records

Identifier: MS-46
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents and notes used to write The History of Cancer Care at the University of Virginia, 1901-2011, by Morton C. Wilhelm and Henry K. Sharp. Included are copies of articles concerning cancer from non UVa related publications as well as those associated with UVa, such as UVa Alumni Bulletin, UVa Medical Alumni News Letter, Helix, Link, Oncologue and The Drawsheet; books notes; timelines; original reports by members of the committee on various topics such as...
Dates: 1942 - 2011

James Lawrence Cabell papers

Identifier: MS-35
Scope and Contents

The collection contains three original letters from Dr. Cabell, a biographical sketch, interlibrary loan documents, a paper written by Wilhelm Moll about two of Dr. Cabell's letters, a bibliography of Dr. Cabell's writing, and reprints of those documents.

Dates: 1882 - 1974

Jefferson Randolph Kean Gorgas Medal collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-69
Scope and Contents

The collection includes the Gorgas Medal given to Jefferson Randolph Kean on December 15, 1942. According to an accompanying pamphlet titled The War Doctor, the medal was given "for exceptionally meritorious services to preventive medicine for our armed forces." Also in the collection is the invitation to attend the luncheon for the presentation of the medal.

Dates: 1942 - 1943

John A. Owen, Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-6
Scope and Contents The John A. Owen, Jr. Papers consist of 15 boxes of archival material including letters, research notes, and documentation, and other items which reflect his professional activities from 1951-1995. The materials especially focus on diabetes, obesity, and endocrinology research; the relationship between pharmaceutical companies and physicians; federal regulations on prescription writing; and pharmacist-physician interaction. This collection is of special interest to scholars interested in the...
Dates: 1951 - 1995

José Strauss papers

Identifier: MS-84
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection relates to the Pediatric Nephrology Seminars which José Strauss chaired at the University of Miami from 1974-2006. Other materials include a curriculum vitae and biographical sketch of José Strauss, a memorial photo book, awards and certificates, and publications. Also present are several items related to the acclaimed Mexican pediatric nephrologist Gustavo Gordillo Paniagua (1923-2012). 7 books belonging to José Strauss were also donated with his papers, these...
Dates: 1963 - 2018

Joseph Francis Fletcher papers

Identifier: MS-27
Scope and Contents The Joseph Francis Fletcher Papers comprise two groups of materials: correspondence and subject files. The correspondence files consist almost entirely of professional letters written to Dr. Fletcher throughout his career as a theologian and ethicist, including numerous letters from members of the general public reacting to his most famous and controversial book, Situation Ethics (1966). The subject materials are presented in various categories, often assembled by Dr. Fletcher himself. These...
Dates: 1931 - 1991

Joseph Larner Laboratory Research papers

Identifier: MS-60
Scope and Content

This collection consists of 23 folders containing research notebooks from the Larner laboratory dated 1990 to 2014 and a bibliography of Larner's work from 1949 to 1999. The research was recorded by Douglas Heimark, a Senior Pharmacology Laboratory Research Specialist in the Joseph Larner Laboratory, and primarily pertains to the study of INS-2 and insulin resistance in cases of Type II diabetes, PCOS, preeclampsia, and Alzheimer's.

Dates: circa 1990-2014

Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center records

Identifier: MS-61
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 64 folders of processed materials. Series I of the collection contains materials related to the University of Virginia (UVA) Children’s Medical Center from 1981 to 1989 and includes mostly news clippings and press releases. These documents were likely collected by various iterations of UVA’s Marketing Communications department, including the Medical Center Information Services, the Medical Center News Office, and the Health Sciences Center News Office, and...
Dates: 1952 - 2012

Manuscript by Julius Paul, "... Three Generations of Imbeciles Are Enough ...,"

Identifier: MS-44
Scope and Contents

This collection contains Dr. Julius Paul's 840 page manuscript, "'... Three Generations of Imbeciles Are Enough...' State Eugenic Sterilization Laws in American Thought and Practice," and includes some handwritten notes attached to the manuscript and on the manuscript itself.

Dates: 1965

Miscellaneous Letters and Documents collection

Identifier: MS-33
Scope and Contents The scope and content of the documents are diverse. This collection includes papers on the history of the Paul Goodloe McIntire Memorial Clinic, the development of the Otolaryngology Program at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, and women medical students at UVA in the 1920s. Also included are a letter from Rene Laennec, inventor of the stethoscope, and another from Carl Rokitansky, a famous pathologist. There is a series of letters from George W. Banks, a medical student in the...
Dates: 1824 - 2010

Miscellaneous Oversize collection

Identifier: MS-43
Scope and Content

This collection includes prints, drawings, architectural documents, and posters.

Dates: 1958 - 2007

Muller-Jones Surgical Society records

Identifier: MS-49
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, minutes of meetings, programs of the biennial Society meetings, and organizational constitutions and by-laws.

Dates: 1966-2011

Oscar A. Thorup, Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-47
Scope and Contents The collection includes documents related to various editions of the Fundamentals of Clinical Hematology; U.Va. Class of 1944 and School of Medicine Class of 1946 reunions; letters and Thorup's notes concerning his 1959 visits to medical schools and hospitals in London, Utrecht and Groningan in the Netherlands, Uppsala and Goteborg in Sweden, Stockholm, Edinburgh, Oslo, and the University of St. Andrews in Scotland and consequently letters related to summer exchanges at schools abroad in...
Dates: 1956 - 1997

Paul B. Barringer papers

Identifier: MS-34
Scope and Contents

The collection includes letters written to his parents in 1881 and 1882 while Dr. Barringer was traveling in Europe; a paper he wrote on death; a chapter in German from his memoir, "The Natural Bent;" other biographical material; and newspaper clippings regarding a proposed demolition of his home in 1983.

Dates: 1881 - 1983

Record of Obstetrical Cases in Rural Virginia and Ohio by B.G. Warwick

Identifier: MS-63
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 1 folder containing the notebook kept by Dr. Warwick detailing his obstetrics practice in Augusta County, Virginia (1838-1856) and Scioto County, Ohio (1857-1877). Warwick’s notebook begins with a short preface in which the author describes his intentions of documenting his obstetrical cases for his own curiosity and the educational benefit of himself and others. The work contains records of approximately 290 deliveries that he performed over his career. His...
Dates: 1838-1877

Filtered By

  • Language: English X
  • Library: Claude Moore Health Sciences Library X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

University of Virginia 3
University of Virginia -- School of Medicine 1
Spanish; Castilian 2
German 1