Collection VC140 - Becker Rare Book Collection Donation and Dedication of Archives and Rare Books Photographs

Exterior view of the Washington University School of Medicine Library Annex building, 615 S. Tayl... Exterior view of the Washington University School of Medicine Library Annex building, 615 S. Tayl... Portrait of Bernard and Janet Becker posed in front of the Becker Rare Book Collection, Washingto... Portrait of Bernard and Janet Becker posed in front of the Becker Rare Book Collection, Washingto... Group portrait of Bernard Becker, Janet Becker, and Estelle Brodman posed in front of the Becker ... Group portrait of Gertrude L. Annan, Bernard Becker, Janet Becker, and Estelle Brodman posed in f... Estelle Brodman and Gertrude L. Annan examining a book from the Becker Rare Book Collection, Wash... Estelle Brodman and Gertrude L. Annan examining a book from the Becker Rare Book Collection, Wash... Estelle Brodman and Gertrude L. Annan examining a book from the Becker Rare Book Collection, Wash...

Description

Reference code

VC140

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Collection

Title

Becker Rare Book Collection Donation and Dedication of Archives and Rare Books Photographs

Date(s)

  • 1975 (Creation)

Extent

0.05 Linear Feet

Scope and content

This collection consists of 9 photographs depicting the donation of the Bernard Becker Collection in Ophthalmology & Optics to the Washington University School of Medicine Library and dedication of the new Archives and Rare Books Reading Room and facilites in the Library Annex Building, June 6th, 1975. Depicted subjects include Bernard Becker, MD, Janet Becker, Estelle Brodman, and Gertrude Annan.

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Conditions governing access

The collection is open and accessible for research.

Technical access

Conditions governing reproduction

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 (arb@wusm.wustl.edu).

Preferred Citation:

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

Languages of the material

  • English

Scripts of the material

  • Latin

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

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Archivist's note

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

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