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Arturo Castiglioni papers

Call Number: MS 1286

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of correspondence, lecture notes, and clippings of Arturo Castiglioni.


  • 1930-1949


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are 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.


1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

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

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The papers consist of correspondence, lecture notes, and clippings of Arturo Castiglioni.

Biographical / Historical

Arturo Castiglioni was born on April 10, 1874, in Trieste, Italy. He received his medical degree from the University of Vienna in 1896. Between 1899 and 1938, he served as chief medical officer with various steamship lines. A scholar in the history of medicine, he held chairs in that field at universities in Siena, Padua, and Perugia. He was at the Yale School of Medicine as a research associate and lecturer between 1940 and 1947. Castiglioni died on January 21, 1953, in Milan, Italy.

Preliminary Guide to the Arturo Castiglioni Papers
Under Revision
compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
February 2004
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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