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Angelo M. May Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 439

Abstract

Contains correspondence, journal articles, newsletters, medical product advertisements, and other materials relating to May's medical practice.

Dates

  • 1956-1973

Extent

12.4 Linear Feet (64 volumes)

Creator

Physical Location

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

Language of Materials

Collection materials primarily in English

Restrictions

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

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Biographical Note

Dr. May was a surgeon and member of the Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine (1971-75).

Collection Summary

Contains correspondence, journal articles, newsletters, medical product advertisements, and other materials relating to May's medical practice. Includes correspondence with hospitals where May served on staff including Mt. Zion Hospital, the French Hospital of San Francisco, and Sequoia Hospital. Form letters, newsletters, reports and minutes are from the American Thoracic Society, the San Francisco Medical Association, the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Medical Writers Association, the American College of Angiology, and other professional organizations. Also included are the records of a four year study of coronary disease prepared for the Committee on Cardiac Surgery of the American College Chest Physicians.

Abstract

Contains correspondence, journal articles, newsletters, medical product advertisements, and other materials relating to May's medical practice.

Physical Location

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

Provenance

Gift of Dr. Angelo May.

General

Processed by
HMD Staff
Processing Completed
2007
Encoded by
Jim Labosier
Title
Finding Aid to the Angelo M. May Papers, 1956-1973
Status
Unverified Partial Draft
Author
HMD Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English
Edition statement
1.0

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Archives and Modern Manuscripts Collection Collecting Area

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