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Finding Aid to the Harold J. Abrahams Papers, 1968

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD Staff; Jim Labosier
Processing Completed 1971; 2002
Encoded by Jim Labosier


Summary Information
Title: Harold J. Abrahams Papers
Creator: Abrahams, Harold J.
Dates: 1968
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:
Jean Francois Coste,1741-1819, served as director of the medical staff and chief physician for the French expeditionary forces aiding America in the war of independence. Harold Justin Abrahams, 1901-, was a research associate at the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia specializing in the history of chemistry and the history of medicine.

Call number: MS C 174
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine

Access Restrictions:

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

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Preferred Citation:

Abrahams, Harold J. Harold J. Abrahams papers. 1968. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 174.

Provenance:

Gift, Harold J. Abrahams, 7/8/1971.


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National Library of Medicine

Finding Aid to the Harold J. Abrahams Papers, 1968

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD Staff; Jim Labosier
Processing Completed 1971; 2002
Encoded by Jim Labosier

Descriptive Summary

Abrahams, Harold J.Harold J. Abrahams Papers Dates: 19680.1 linear feet (1 box)MS C 174 Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine Collection materials primarily in EnglishAbstract:Jean Francois Coste,1741-1819, served as director of the medical staff and chief physician for the French expeditionary forces aiding America in the war of independence. Harold Justin Abrahams, 1901-, was a research associate at the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia specializing in the history of chemistry and the history of medicine.Provenance:

Gift, Harold J. Abrahams, 7/8/1971.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

Privacy Information

Archives and manuscript collections may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in any collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications for which the National Library of Medicine assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation:

Abrahams, Harold J. Harold J. Abrahams papers. 1968. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 174.

Historical Note

Jean Francois Coste, 1741-1819, served as director of the medical staff and chief physician for the French expeditionary forces aiding America in the war of independence. Harold Justin Abrahams, 1901-, was a research associate at the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia specializing in the history of chemistry and the history of medicine.


Collection consists of a reprint of "The 'memoire sur les diff'erents genres d'asphyxie' of Doctor Jean Francois Coste" by Harold J. Abrahams and Marion B. Savin that has been inscribed by Dr. Abrahams to John B. Blake, who was chief of NLM's History of Medicine Division in 1968. Included is a photocopy of the original 1780 manuscript "Memoire sur les diff'erents genres d'asphyxie" by Jean Francois Coste.

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    MeSH Subjects

    • Asphyxia
    • History of Medicine
    Personal Names

    • Coste, Jean-Francois, 1741-1819
    • Savin, Marion B.

    Series Descriptions

    Series 1: Articles, 196811 "The 'Memoire sur les differents genres d'asphyxie' of Doctor Jean-Francois Coste" by Harold J. Abrahams, 1968

    Collection Scope and Content Note

    Collection consists of a reprint of "The 'memoire sur les diff'erents genres d'asphyxie' of Doctor Jean Francois Coste" by Harold J. Abrahams and Marion B. Savin that has been inscribed by Dr. Abrahams to John B. Blake, who was chief of NLM's History of Medicine Division in 1968. Included is a photocopy of the original 1780 manuscript "Memoire sur les diff'erents genres d'asphyxie" by Jean Francois Coste.

    Contents List
    Box | Folder Title
     
    Series 1: Articles, 1968 [series]:
    1 1
    "The 'Memoire sur les differents genres d'asphyxie' of Doctor Jean-Francois Coste" by Harold J. Abrahams, 1968