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Arthur Meyer Yudkin papers

Call Number: MS 1342

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of correspondence and memorabilia of Arthur Yudkin.


  • Circa 1925-circa 1957


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.


Arranged by type of material.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

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 and memorabilia of Arthur Yudkin.

Biographical / Historical

Arthur M. Yudkin was born on December 31, 1892, in Ansonia, Connecticut. He graduated from Yale Sheffield Scientific School in 1914 and Yale School of Medicine in 1917. In 1925, he was hired onto the faculty of Yale School of Medicine. A specialist in ophthalmology, he was a president and founder of the New York Society for Clinical Ophthalmology. He died of a heart attack on May 2, 1957, at the age of sixty-five.
Preliminary Guide to the Arthur Meyer Yudkin Papers
Under Revision
compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
January 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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