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Robert E. Markush papers

Identifier: HMD MS ACC 2012-017




  • 1960-1970


20 Linear Feet (15 boxes)


Physical Location

Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine

Language of Materials

Collection materials primarily in English

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Biographical/Historical Note

Markush was Chief of Epidemiology at NIMH in the 1960s and 1970s. He was also a founder of the DC chapter of the Medical Committee for Human Rights. Dr. Markush did pioneering research on links between birth control pills and stroke; gun ownership and increased mortality; and other public health matters.



Physical Location

Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine


Gift, Estate of Robert E. Markush, 7/25/2012, Accession #2012-017.

Finding Aid to the Robert E. Markush papers, 1960-1970
Unverified Partial Draft
Derived using MARCedit
March 2013
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Finding aid is written in English
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Collecting Area Details

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