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H MS c62

Churchill, Edward D. (Edward Delos), 1895-1972. Papers, 1840-1973: Finding Aid.

Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)


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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: H MS c62
Repository: Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Creator: Churchill, Edward D. (Edward Delos), 1895-1972.
Title: Edward Delos Churchill Papers, 1840-1973
Date(s): 1840-1973
Quantity: 72 boxes
Language of materials: English
Abstract: The Edward Delos Churchill Papers, 1840-1973, includes correspondence, confidential war reports, and personal papers resulting from Churchill's tenure as John Homans Professor at Harvard Medical School and as Chief of Surgical Services at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Mass.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access requires advance notice. Access to personal and patient information is restricted to 80 years from the date of creation. These restrictions appear in Series III and VI. Researchers may apply for access to restricted records. Consult the Reference Librarian for further information.

Conditions Governing Use:

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Reference Librarian. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Reference Librarian are responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations that hold copyright. Reference Services and Access Information.

Preferred Citation:

Edward Delos Churchill papers, 1840-1973. H MS c62. Harvard Medical Library, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass.

Separated Materials

The following items, collected by Edward Churchill during World War II, were transferred to the Warren Anatomical Museum in 2016: B. Braun Melsungen AG potable blood transfusion kit and a collection of German and Italian battlefield medicine artifacts (Acc. 21739-21748).

Series and Subseries in the Collection

* Series VI closed until patient records removed

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