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Charles Cheney Foote papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1304

Scope and Contents

The papers of Charles Cheney Foote consist of medical school lecture notes, an account book, and an index of medical conditions and medications.

Dates

  • 1820-1860

Creator

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Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

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

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1304

Overview

The papers of Charles Cheney Foote consist of medical school lecture notes, an account book, and an index of medical conditions and medications.

Biographical / Historical

Charles Cheney Foote was born on September 6, 1825 in Jamestown, New York. He graduated from Union College in 1849 and then attended lectures at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New York. He also attended lectures at Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, from which he graduated in 1851. Foote practiced medicine in New Haven, Connecticut with his father, Elial Foote. He died on November 9, 1871.
Title
Preliminary Guide to the Charles Cheney Foote Papers
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
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

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