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Jurisprudence

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Jaroslav Nemec Medico-Legal Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 430
Abstract

Material assembled by Jaroslav Nemec as part of his work at the National Library of Medicine. Included are short biographies of important figures in forensic medicine, a directory of institutes of legal medicine, two narrative articles, and correspondence and other material resulting from a project to identify all conference, congresses, and meetings on legal medicine.

Dates: 1959-1991

John Adriani Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 453
Abstract

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

Williams & Wilkins Co. v. The United States Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 421
Abstract The suit charged that the libraries had violated the company's copyright by duplicating for interlibrary loan articles from journals published by Williams & Wilkins. The case was settled by a split decision of the Supreme Court upholding the appeals court verdict that found for the government. Included are files from Martin Cummings and Scott Adams, the Director and Deputy Director of the Library, and Albert Berkowitz, the Reference Services Division Section Chief, as well as subject and...
Dates: 1938-1982 (bulk 1958-1982)