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- Subject: Surgery X
- Medical Historical Library, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library 14
- Manuscripts and Archives 7
- Surgery 8
- Physicians 6
- Correspondence 5
- Medical records 5
- Medicine, Military 5
- Photographs 5
- Medicine -- Practice 4
- Medicine -- Study and teaching 4
- Surgery -- Practice 4
- Medical education 3
- Medicine -- History 3
- Medicine -- Practice -- United States 3
- Surgeons 3
- Brain -- Surgery 2
- Cardiac pacemakers 2
- Chest -- Surgery 2
- Diaries 2
- Drawings (visual works) 2
- Educators 2
- Hospitals -- United States 2 ∧ less
- Yale University. School of Medicine 7
- Cushing, Harvey, 1869-1939 5
- Harvard Medical School 4
- Cushing, Caleb, 1800-1879 3
- Harvey, Samuel Clark, 1886-1953 3
- American College of Surgeons 2
- Cooper, Astley, Sir, 1768-1841 2
- Crile, George Washington, 1864-1943 2
- Drake, Daniel, 1785-1852 2
- Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867 2
- Fulton, John F. (John Farquhar), 1899-1960 2
- Halsted, William, 1852-1922 2
- Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
- Hubbard, Thomas, 1776-1838 2
- Keen, William W. (William Williams), 1837-1932 2
- Klebs, Arnold C. (Arnold Carl), 1870-1943 2
- Knight, J. (Jonathan), 1789-1864 2
- Mumford, James Gregory, 1863-1914 2
- Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919 2
- Rockefeller Foundation 2 ∧ less
- Storage location
- Stored onsite 12
- Stored offsite 6
- Stored onsite and offsite 3
The collection includes a selection of reprints of Harvey Cushing's writings and the publication Harvey Cushing's Seventieth Birthday Party. Some articles are in complete issues of serial publications.
The collection documents R. M. Peardon Donaghy's service as the leader of a World War II United States Army mobile neurosurgical unit in Europe between 1943-1945. The collection includes Donaghy's field notebook containing handwritten patient notes; loose operative notes of neurosurgical procedures on small printed forms; 4 photographs; and a letter of recommendation for Donaghy.
James H. Etheridge was a gynecologist who became Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Rush Medical College. The collection contains biographical materials, correspondence of Etheridge, correspondence of Etheridge's wife's family (including the correspondence of Heman G. Powers, a Chicago businessman), Etheridge's writings, his patient records, ephemera from medical societies, photographs, and certificates and diplomas.
The collection consists of material relating to Dr. Leon Stansfield Stone and his work on lens regeneration in salamanders. Also included are papers documenting the professional career of Dr. Rocko Fasanella, specifically the Fasanella-Servat operation for ptosis.
Kristaps J. Keggi was a graduate of Yale and Yale School of Medicine who served as a surgeon during the Vietnam War in 1965-1966. He later became Professor of Orthopaedics at Yale School of Medicine. The collection contains contemporary correspondence, photographs, patient records (restricted), drawings of wound management, later reminiscences, and later drawings and presentation on Keggi's role in deveoping the anterior approach to total hip replacement, 1977-2018.
Thoracic surgeon Gustaf Lindskog was a member of the Department of Surgery from 1933 until his retirement in 1971. He chaired the department from 1948 to 1966. The collection consists primarily of his reports as head of the Thoracic Surgery Service of New Haven Hospital, talks including history of surgery lectures given at Yale, medical illustrations, and reprints. The restricted boxes contain Lindskog's notes on his surgical operations on named patients.
Miscellaneous Letters Collection is a collection of hundreds of individual letters or small groups of letters, mostly by physicians and scientists, either donated to the Historical Library or purchased.
Dryden P. Morse was a heart surgeon who practiced in Philadelphia and then at Deborah Heart and Lung Center in New Jersey. A pioneer in the use of pacemakers, he was an expert on the technology of pacemakers and invented several improvements. The collection contains a small amount of correspondence, published articles and unpublished manuscripts, and information on his inventions and his interactions with pacemaker companies.
The records consist of correspondence, minutes, membership lists, programs, reports, and photographs which document the founding of the Society of Clinical Surgery, as well as its meetings from 1903-1998. The records also include histories of the society by Harvey Cushing, Harris B. Shumacker, Jr., and Wiley Barker.