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Justin J. Cordonnier Photographs

  • VC042
  • Collection
  • 1930-1980

This collection consists of 36 photographs and slides from the personal and professional life of Justin J. Cordonnier. Depicted subjects include group portraits of Barnes Hospital staff and the Clinical Society of Genito-Urinary Surgeons, composite portraits that include Cordonnier, and scenes from the East London Hospital for Children. The slides depict silverware, serving dishes, and furniture, likely items that belonged to Cordonnier.

Cordonnier, Justin J.

E.V. Cowdry Photographs

  • VC043
  • Collection
  • 1922-1949

This collection consists of 28 photographs from the life of E.V. Cowdry. The photographs are primarily portraits of Cowdry. The collection also includes photos depicting E.V. Cowdry's father, Nathaniel Harrington Cowdry, and group portraits of International Cancer Research Commission members.

Cowdry, E. V. (Edmund Vincent)

Wendell G. Scott Photographs

  • VC044
  • Collection
  • 1930-1957

This collection consists of 231 photographs and negatives depicting scenes from Wendell G. Scott's professional life. The majority of the photographs in the collection were taken by Scott himself, including many images of his Barnes Hospital colleagues at work, and views of sailors working and undergoing physical therapy at a U.S. Navy Hospital. Depicted subjects also include Scott and colleagues x-raying patients, group portraits with Scott at cancer research events, and views of Dr. John Sappington's historic house.

Scott, Wendell G., 1905-1972

Washington University School of Nursing Collection from the University of Missouri - St. Louis Photographs

  • VC045
  • Collection
  • 1925-1957

This collection consists of 32 images depicting Washington University School of Nursing interiors, events, and students. The bulk of the collection consists of interiors from a promotional booklet produced by Washington Unviersity School of Nursing. These images were individually digitized, and the collection still includes the original booklet. The collection also includes scenes from Washington University School of Nursing homecoming parades, three images of unidentified nursing students, and a composite portrait of the class of June 1953.

Central Institute for the Deaf Lantern Slides

  • VC046
  • Collection
  • 1927

This collection conists of 10 glass lantern slides depicting the floorplans and blueprints for the proposed additions to the second Central Institute for the Deaf building, originally drawn in 1927.

McDonnell Medical Sciences Building Photographs

  • VC047
  • Collection
  • 1967-1975

This collection consists of 161 photographs and 1 framed document depicting the groundbreaking ceremony for and construction progress on the McDonnell Medical Sciences Building. The collection also includes a few exterior views of the building and courtyard after its completion. The framed document is an electrocardiogram and impedance pneumogram of astronauts James A. McDivitt and Edward H. White, II, taken during the Gemini IV mission in 1965 and presented to Washingon University School of Medicine at the groundbreaking ceremony in 1967.

Washington University School of Medicine Library Photographs

  • VC048
  • Collection
  • 1959-1980

This collection consists of 263 photographs and 1 glass lantern slide depicting scenes from Washington University School of Medicine Library. Depicted subjects include portraits of staff and library trainees, librarians at work and at events, various library interiors, and views from Medical Library Association and American Association for the History of Medicine meetings.

Helen Tredway Graham Photographs

  • VC049
  • Collection
  • 1900-1968

This collection consists of 124 photographs and glass lantern slides and an academic cap and gown from the personal and professional life of Helen Tredway Graham. Depicted subjects include portraits of Helen and her family from throughout her life, personal and professional photographs of Helen and her husband Evarts A. Graham, and photographs of and with the Grahams' colleagues at Washington University School of Medicine.

Graham, Helen Tredway

Robert J. Glaser Photographs and Drawings

  • VC050
  • Collection

This collection consists of 15 photographs of Robert J. Glaser and 23 drawings by Aphrodite J. Hofsommer. Photographs include group portraits of the Harvard University Lancet Club, views from a Boston City Hospital Centennial and Thorndike Memorial Laboratory 40th anniversary event, views of the Streptococcal Clinic at Washington University School of Medicine, and scenes from a dinner party with Glaser and Arthur Kornberg. The drawings were created by Aphrodite J. Hofsommer for publications by Drs. Ernest Sachs, Meyer Wiener, Bennet Y. Alvis, Ellis Fischel, and others, in the 1920s and 1930s.

Hofsommer, Aphrodite Jannopoulo

General Hospital 21 Artifacts

  • VC051
  • Collection
  • 1940-1945

56 artifacts related to the 21st General Hospital. Artifacts include embroidered patches from the United States, German, and French armies, flags, armbands, uniforms, commemorative t-shirts, and various artifacts collected by Col. Lee D. Cady during his service as the commander of 21st General Hospital.

Stein Professorship of Neurology Photographs

  • VC052
  • Collection
  • 1982

This collection consists of 9 photographs depicting A. Ernest and Jane G. Stein, William H. Danforth, Joseph J. Volpe, and other Washington University School of Medicine faculty at a reception for the endowment of the Stein Professorship of Developmental Neurology.

Barnard Free Skin and Cancer Hospital Photographs

  • VC053
  • Collection
  • 1905-1910, 1954

This collection consists of 6 photographs and negatives depicting interior and exterior views of Barnard Free Skin and Cancer Hospital, including views of Barnard's predecessor St. Louis Skin and Cancer Hospital at 410 N. Jefferson Avenue.

Henry Arthur Geitz Photographs

  • VC055
  • Collection
  • 1918

This collection consists of 2 photographs depicting Arthur Henry Geitz in Mexico.

Washington University Medical Center Photographs

  • VC056
  • Collection
  • 1915-1967

This collection consists of 27 photographs depicting scenes from Washington Unversity Medical Center. Subjects include views of the dedication ceremony for Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) on April 29, 1915, interiors of WUSM and Barnes Hospital, an exterior view of Queeny Tower, and two views of an interactive model of Washington University Medical Center. Also included is a photograph from the groundbreaking ceremony for the Cancer Research Building, circa 1949.

Washington University Medical Center Construction and Dedication Photographs

  • VC057
  • Collection
  • 1912-1939

This collection consists of 41 glass lantern slides and duplicate photographic prints. This series of glass slides appears to have been collected in the Department of Surgery as a presentation on the history of the Washington University Medical Center circa 1912 through 1939. A few of the slides duplicate photographs found in other visual collections. However, the majority are unique photographs of the construction of the WU Medical Center, or are the only visual records documenting important events, including the cornerstone laying for the WUSM North Building in 1913 (VC057025, VC057026) and a ceremony prior to the construction of St. Louis Maternity Hospital (VC057037). Descriptions of the pictures were provided by Dr. Eugene Bricker.

Washington University School of Medicine Class of 1934 Photographs

  • VC058
  • Collection
  • 1954, 1959, 1989

This collection consists of 19 photographs and 3 bound albums depicting members of the Washington University School of Medicine class of 1934 at reunion celebrations. The unbound photographs duplicate the photographs in the first album commemorating the 30th reunion of the class of 1934. The other two albums depict scenes from the class's 35th and 55th reunions.

Nineteenth Century American Medical Schools Drawings

  • VC059
  • Collection
  • 1765-1890

This collection consists of 5 reproductions of drawings depicting 19th century medical school buildings. The depicted medical schools are unidentified with the exception of the University of Pennsylvania, which is captioned as "the first medical school in America."

Barnes Medical College Gross Anatomy Instruction Photographs

  • VC060
  • Collection
  • 1894-1906

This collection consists of 12 photographs and 1 diploma related to Barnes Medical College. The photographs primarily depict Gross Anatomy students and their dissected cadavers. Other depicted subjects include exterior views of Barnes Medical College, interior views of the Barnes Dental College Infirmary, group portraits of Barnes Medical College students, and a Doctor of Medicine diploma from Barnes Medical College awarded to Charles DeWitt Hibbetts.

Lee N. Robins Photographs

  • VC061
  • Collection
  • circa 1970-1991

This collection consists of 10 portraits of Lee N. Robins.

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