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Stephen Henry Bronson collection

Call Number: Ms Coll 8
Scope and Contents
The documents contained within this collection include original correspondence of Stephen Henry Bronson, while in Europe, to his parents, dating from March 1867 to May 1870, of which both original letters and 20th century typescripts are available. One finds in Bronson's letters observations about medicine - in particular anatomy, and academic, civic, cultural and political life in France. There are many references to medicine in Connecticut and in the city of New Haven. The collection also contains a typescript by Elizabeth Harriet Thomson of an article on Bronson "An American student in Paris,"as well as her notes.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The Stephen Henry Bronson Papers are the physical property of the Harvey Cushing / John Hay Whitney Medical Library, Yale University. Yale University does not hold copyright. For further information, consult staff.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated to the Historical Library by Stephen Henry Bronson's niece, Dr. Margaret Bronson Weir, 1973. Transcripts were left by Elizabeth Thomson.
Organized in three series: I. Original letters. II Transcripts III Manuscripts on Bronson by Elizabeth H. Thomson.
Associated Materials
Stephen Henry Bronson Papers (MS 1282), Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library.
1 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Related Names
Bronson, Stephen Henry, 1844-1880
Thomson, Elizabeth Harriet, 1907-
Language of Materials