Collection PC158 - Passanante Family Papers


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Passanante Family Papers



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This small collection includes items related to Bart M. Passanante, WUSM Class of 1939, and his wife, Alberta Passanante, who worked in the administration of Barnes Hospital between 1943 and 1945. Documents in the collection are: an alumni bulletin self-published by the WUSM Class of 1939, circa 1955; a letter written by Bart Passanante to the Missouri State Board of Healing Arts, 1992; and recollections of Alberta Passanante about Bart Passanante, Frank Bradley, Evarts A. Graham, Glover Copher, Carl F. Cori, Edward Massie, and Leon Fox. Also included is a page of risqué limericks attributed to Leo Gottlieb.

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The collection is open and accessible for research.

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Users of the collection should read and abide by the Rights and Permissions guidelines at the Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives.

Users of the collection who wish to cite items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication must request, sign, and return a Statement of Use form to the Archives.

For detailed information regarding use of this collection, contact the Archives and Rare Book Department of the Becker Library (

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

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  • English

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  • Latin

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"Describing Archives: A Content Standard, Second Edition (DACS), 2013."

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© Copyright 2019 Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives. All rights reserved.

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