Skip to main content

Joannes Gregorius Dusser de Barenne papers

Call Number: MS 1301

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of research material of Joannes Gregorius Dusser de Barenne.


  • Circa 1909-circa 1940


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other 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.


Arranged by type of material.


1.75 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

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

Persistent URL


The papers consist of research material of Joannes Gregorius Dusser de Barenne.

Biographical / Historical

Joannes Gregorius Dusser de Barenne was born on June 6, 1885, in Brielle, Holland. He received his medical degree from the University of Amsterdam in 1909. Before coming to the United States in 1930, he taught physiology at the Universities of Amsterdam and Utrecht. He also worked as a psychiatrist at Meerenberg Asylum in Holland and neurologist at St. Antonius Hospital in Utrecht. In 1930, Dusser de Barenne came to the United States to teach as Sterling Professor of Physiology at Yale University. Throughout his life, Dusser de Barenne established himself as an expert in the study of the central nervous system, researching both mental and nervous diseases. He died in Boston, Massachusetts on June 9, 1940, of a heart ailment.

Preliminary Guide to the Joannes Gregorius Dusser de Barenne 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.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)


Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours