Allen Oldfather Whipple papers

Abstract: 

Papers of the noted American surgeon, Allen O.Whipple who served as Chairman of the Dept. of Surgery at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1921-1946.  Included are biographical materials, writings, photographs, certificates and awards, medals, a scrapbook, and realia.  While there is some correspondence, it is not extensive and, like the bulk of the collection, largely dates from his retirement years.

Creator: 

Allen Oldfather Whipple, 1881-1963

Date [inclusive]: 

1912-2000 (bulk 1935-1964)

Languages: 

English; Arabic; Persian.

Physical Description: 

2.5 cubic feet (5 boxes, 1 carton, 1 flat box, 3 items)

Collection: 

Access: 

Unrestricted.

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