Skip to main content

Columbia University. College of Physicians and Surgeons


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

John Adriani Papers

Identifier: MS C 453

Dr. John Adriani (1907-1988) was a nationally known anesthesiologist who played a key role in anesthesiology's evolution into a full-blown medical specialty. Most of the collection reflects Adriani's career in anesthesiology after it began to flower in the late 1940s.

Dates: 1925-1988

Michael Heidelberger Papers

Identifier: MS C 245a

Michael Heidelberger (1888-1991) is known as one of the founders of quantitative immunochemistry, and in the course of his career studied, among others, bacterial polysaccharides (particularly pneumococcal), as well as the immunochemistry of proteins, antibodies, and antigens. The papers deal primarily with Heidelberger's career as a teacher, researcher, and active member of the scientific community.

Dates: 1901-1990 (bulk 1940-1975)

Theodor Rosebury Papers

Identifier: MS C 634

Professional and personal correspondence, lecture notes and examinations, writings and drafts, subject files and clippings, and documentation of his involvement with the Pugwash Conferences on Science & World Affairs illuminate Theodor Rosebury's professional life as a professor of dentistry, bacteriologist, author of popular books relating to medicine, and conscientious citizen.

Dates: 1919-2006

Valentine Mott Papers

Identifier: MS C 281

From 1811 to 1834 Mott was in very extensive practice as a surgeon, and most successful as a teacher and operator at Columbia University and New York University. He also served on the board of the U.S. Sanitary Commission during the Civil War. He was on the founding faculty of the university medical college of New York (New York University School of Medicine).

Dates: 1807-1864

Additional filters:

Anesthesia--research 1
Anesthesiology--education 1
Anesthesiology--history 1
Antigen-Antibody Complex 1
Antigens 1