George Rosen papers, 1912-1978 (inclusive).


George Rosen papers, 1912-1978 (inclusive).

The papers consist of correspondence, subject files, writings, photographs, and other materials documenting the professional and scholarly career of George Rosen. Also included are files from the American Public Health Association and editorial files of the American Journal of Public Health and Ciba Symposia. These papers form part of the Contemporary Medical Care and Health Policy Collection.

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SNAC Resource ID: 8022691

Yale University Library

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