Papers, 1891-1951.


Papers, 1891-1951.

Contains correspondence, notebooks, speeches, writings, and radio addresses from Minot's research on nutrition, pernicious anemia, and other diseases of the blood at the Thorndike Memorial Laboratory, Boston City Hospital, and Harvard Medical School. Also includes student notes, drawings, and correspondence from Minot's medical education; lecture notes from courses he taught; administrative records, student evaluations, committee records, correspondence, memoranda and financial documents from hospital and Harvard Medical School activities as an administrator and faculty advisor; and professional activities and consulting records.

7.15 cubic 6 record cartons, 2 document boxes, 1 legal document box, and 1 half document box.

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William Parry Murphy was an American physician who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1934 with George Richards Minot and George Hoyt Whipple for their combined work in devising and treating pernicious anemia. He taught at Harvard Medical School in varying capacities from 1924 to 1958. He was associated with the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. From the description of Papers, 1919-1950s. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 281454961 William Pa...

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