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Finding Aid to the The Versatile Dr. Thornton, 1976

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD staff
Processing Completed 2003
Encoded by Jim Labosier


Summary Information
Title: The Versatile Dr. Thornton
Creator: Wiprud, Theodore, 1891-1978
Dates: 1976
Extent: 0.21 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:
Consists of an unpublished manuscript describing the life of William Thornton, physician, painter, inventor, and architect. Thornton was architect of the Capitol until 1802.

Call number: MS C 305
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: Materials stored offsite. Retrievals made last Friday of the month. Contact reesj@nlm.nih.gov for scheduling.

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:

Wiprud, Theodore. The Versatile Dr. Thornton. 1976. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 305.


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National Library of Medicine

Finding Aid to the The Versatile Dr. Thornton, 1976

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD staff
Processing Completed 2003
Encoded by Jim Labosier

Descriptive Summary

Wiprud, Theodore, 1891-1978The Versatile Dr. Thornton Dates: 19760.21 linear feet (1 box)MS C 305 Materials stored offsite. Retrievals made last Friday of the month. Contact reesj@nlm.nih.gov for scheduling. Collection materials primarily in EnglishAbstract:Consists of an unpublished manuscript describing the life of William Thornton, physician, painter, inventor, and architect. Thornton was architect of the Capitol until 1802.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:

Wiprud, Theodore. The Versatile Dr. Thornton. 1976. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 305.

Biographical Note

Theodore Wiprud was executive director and secretary of the Medical Society of the District of Columbia, 1938-1962.


Consists of an unpublished manuscript describing the life of William Thornton, physician, painter, inventor, and architect. Thornton was architect of the Capitol until 1802.

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    MeSH Subjects

    • Architecture as Topic
    • Physicians
    Personal Names

    • Thornton, William, 1759-1828
    Geographic Names

    • United States
    Genre Terms

    • Biography

    Series Descriptions

    Series 1: Articles, 197611 "The Versatile Dr. Thornton", 1976

    Collection Scope and Content Note

    Consists of an unpublished manuscript describing the life of William Thornton, physician, painter, inventor, and architect. Thornton was architect of the Capitol until 1802.

    Contents List
    Box | Folder Title
     
    Series 1: Articles, 1976 [series]:
    1 1
    "The Versatile Dr. Thornton", 1976