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National Heart Institute (U.S.)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Glenn Morrow Cardiovascular Research Film Collection

Identifier: ACC 2018-02

UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. Contents are 16mm film reels of varying length, most silent and in color, originating in the National Heart Institute. Films chiefly depict surgical procedures to implant artificial aortic and mitral valves in patients with cardiac conditions such as ventricular septal defect. Most of the films consist of close-up images of Dr. Morrow's hands and arms and the patient's opened chest, though some show Dr. Morrow speaking.

Dates: 1958-1969

National Institutes of Health (U.S.). Office of the Director. Congressional Inquiries Correspondence

Identifier: MS C 557

Congressional correspondence regarding various aspects of NIH's research programs, appropriations and policy. Topics range from mundane constituent letters to top-level policy questions from Senate and House members.

Dates: 1949-1971

Additional filters:

Alcoholism--therapy 1
Animal Experimentation--ethics 1
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures 1
Diabetes Mellitus 1
Documentaries and Factual Films 1