Correspondence concerning post as cancer advisor in India, 1951-1960.


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Correspondence concerning post as cancer advisor in India, 1951-1960.



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In 1951 and 1952 EVC was an advisor on cancer to the government of India, funded by the US State Department Point IV Program (a Truman Administration initiative to assist lesser-developed countries). He visited India in 1952. Most of the correspondence is with Indian nationals, but included as well are personal and professional communications with others. Boxes 95-96, Reels 83-85.

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Item description, Reference Code, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

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