Charles L. Sherman, Barnes Medical College Artifacts


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Charles L. Sherman, Barnes Medical College Artifacts


  • 1896-1901 (Creation)


0.25 Linear Feet

Name of creator

(circa 1878-circa 1968)

Biographical history

Charles L. Sherman was 1901 graduate of the Barnes Medical College.

Scope and content

This collection consists of 22 artifacts pertaining to the matriculation of Charles L. Sherman at Barnes Medical College, 1896-1901. The collection includes a scholarship certificate, lecture schedule pamphlet, course cards and matriculation tickets, and a leather wallet that originally held the academic cards.

System of arrangement

One item, originally VC210022, was moved to PC059: American Medical College, Barnes Medical College, and National University of Arts and Sciences Collection.

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 (

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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Finding aids

Custodial history

All items listed in Accession number 1990-050 were given by James Sherman, a descendant of C.L. Sherman, to David Bowlin, who presented the collection to the Library.

Immediate source of acquisition

Gift, 1990-01-01, David Bowlin, Accession number 1990-050: VC210 (Sherman, Charles L.-Barnes Medical College certificates): Certificates pertaining to the matriculation of Charles L. Sherman at Barnes Medical College, 1896-1901: Scholarship certificate, 1896: provisional schedule of lectures and clinics, 1898-1899: 16 lecture cards, 1896-1899: pathological laboratory card, 1898: leather case for academic cards, n.d.

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

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Archivist's note

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