Estelle Brodman Photographs

Estelle Brodman and George B. Van Schaack examining an herbal, Washington University School of Me... Estelle Brodman and George B. Van Schaack examining an herbal display, Washington University Scho... George B. Van Schaack, Irwin H. Pizer, and Estelle Broadman examining an herbal, Washington Unive... Group portrait of members of the First Population Library Development Institute, Bangkok, Thailand. Population Library Development Institute Certificate. Man speaking from a podium at the dedication of the National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryl... Estelle Brodman speaking from a podium at the dedication of the National Library of Medicine, Bet...


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Estelle Brodman Photographs


  • 1961-1973 (Creation)


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Biographical history

Estelle Brodman (1914-2007) served as an Assistant librarian for reference service at the National Library of Medicine, 1949-1961. She became the Library Director and Professor of Medical History at Washington University School of Medicine in 1961, and served in these positions until her retirement in 1981. Brodman served as the Editor of the Bulletin of the Medical Library Association from 1947-1957, and as President of the Medical Library Association, 1964-1965.

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This collection consists of 8 photographs depicting Estelle Brodman at various events.

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The collection is open and accessible for research.

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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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