- Scope and Contents
Most of the collection consists of autograph letters by prominent physicians and scientists in America to Warren. A few are from abroad. There is one letter from his son, John Warren. Two letters are written by Warren. One is an autograph copy of a letter by Warren to David Hosack, and the other is a letter to Philip Syng Physick, purchased and added to the collection by the Library.
- Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
The letters are in the public domain.
- Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Harvey Cushing, except for one letter purchased by the Library on the Henrietta Perkins Fund.
Arranged alphabetically by author of letter. Two folders were added in 2015 and placed at the end. The provenance is the same as the other letters.
- 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box, 39 items)
- 1 boxes
- Related Names
- Warren, John Collins, 1778-1856
- Language of Materials