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H MS c389

Warren, S. Reid (Samuel Reid), 1908-. Papers, 1931-1967 (inclusive), 1940-1960 (bulk): Finding Aid.

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Processing of the S. Reid Warren, Jr. papers was funded by the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine's Lloyd E. Hawes Fund for Radiology.

Descriptive Summary

Call No.: H MS c389
Repository: Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Creator: Warren, S. Reid (Samuel Reid), 1908-.
Title: S. Reid Warren, Jr. Papers,
Date(s): 1931-1967 (inclusive),
Date(s): 1940-1960 (bulk).
Quantity: 1 cubic feet (1 records center carton)
Language of materials: Records are in English.
Abstract: Samuel Reid Warren, Jr. (1908-1996), B.S., 1928, M.S., 1929, and Sc.D. 1937, Moore School of Electrical Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, was a professor in the Moore School and in the Graduate School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. His professional career focused on x-ray research and radiologic physics. The papers reflect his work in the Graduate School of Medicine as a teacher and administrator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

  • Accession number 2013-011. 2012 July 31.
  • Processing Information:

    Processed by Hanna Clutterbuck, 2012 July.
    Processing staff in the Center for the History of Medicine refoldered and reboxed material and created a finding aid to enhance access. The material was originally found as part of the Lloyd E. Hawes papers and was separated from that collection.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    Access to personal and patient information is restricted for 80 years from the date of creation. These restrictions are noted where they appear. Researchers may apply for access to restricted records. Consult Public Services for further information.
    The Papers are stored offsite. Researchers are advised to contact Public Services for more information concerning retrieval of material.

    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 Public Services. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from Public Services are responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations that hold copyright.

    Preferred Citation:

    S. Reid Warren, Jr. Papers, 1931-1967 (inclusive). H MS c389. Harvard Medical Library, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass.

    Related Papers at the University of Pennsylvania Archives and Records Center.

    Biographical Notes

    S. (Samuel) Reid Warren, Jr. (1908-1996), B.S., 1928, M.S., 1929, Sc.D., 1937, Moore School of Electrical Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, was born 31 January 1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Warren worked at the Moore school for the duration of his career, starting as an instructor in 1933 and retiring as full professor and Associate Dean in 1976. Beginning in 1939, Warren also taught at the Graduate School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania as an Associate in radiological physics, becoming a full professor in 1951. His professional career focused on x-ray research and radiologic physics.

    Scope and Content

    The S. Reid Warren papers, 1931-1967 (inclusive) are the product of Warren's work in the Department of Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia. Papers include correspondence, lecture schedules, examination papers, grade sheets, and records from an annual series of manufacturer presentations to medical students.
    Materials entirely in English.

    Container List

    Additional Index Terms

    Radiology -- Study and teaching.
    Radiology -- Education
    Warren, S. Reid (Samuel Reid), 1908-.
    University of Pennsylvania. Dept. of Radiology.
    University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine.

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