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Arthur Jack Viseltear papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 811
Scope and Contents
The papers document Viseltear's scholarly interest in the history of public health, his dedication to teaching and to his students, his enthusiasm for the planning and development of government health care policy, and his energetic efforts to fulfill his responsibilities to professional organizations and the university. Of particular note are materials relating to public health policy and the teaching of medicine at Yale. The papers also provide evidence of Viseltear's interest in health insurance, osteopathy, and oral history.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.

Original audiovisual materials (in boxes 46 and 47), as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy, which is retained by the repository. Researchers wishing to obtain an additional copy for their personal use should consult Copying Services information on the Manuscripts and Archives web site.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright has been transferred to Yale University for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. 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
Gift of Arthur J. Viseltear, 1977, 1985, and 1988, and of Elaine Viseltear, 1990 and 1997.
Arrangement
Arranged in six series: I. Correspondence, 1958-1989, n.d. II. Professional Activities, 1963-1989. III. Writings, Speeches and Other Statements, 1959-1989. IV. Teaching Files, 1965-1989, n.d. V. Subject Files, 1969-1986, n.d. VI. Personal Papers and Photographs, 1953-1990, n.d.
Dates
1953-1990
Extent
28 Linear Feet
Related Names
Viseltear, Arthur J. (Arthur Jack), 1938-
Language of Materials
English