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Creighton Barker papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1269

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of research notes, typescripts, and clippings of Creighton Barker.

Dates

  • 1920-1939

Creator

Language

English

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Yale University Historical Medical Library, 1980.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1269

Overview

The papers consist of research notes, typescripts, and clippings of Creighton Barker.

Biographical / Historical

Creighton Barker was born on January 15, 1892, in New Milford, Connecticut. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1910, receiving a medical degree in 1913, from Dartmouth Medical School. On November 17, 1917, he married Juliette B. Beach, with whom he had two children. During World War I, he served in the Army Medical Corps. Barker was an ear and throat specialist and held various professorships in otolaryngology at Yale School of Medicine. He was also the leader of many medical organizations. He died on April 8, 1960.
Title
Preliminary Guide to the Creighton Barker Papers
Author
compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
February 2004
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

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