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United States. Army. Base Hospital No. 26


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Surgery records

Identifier: ua-01007
Abstract The collections of primarily correspondence files were compiled during the period when Owen Harding Wangensteen was head of the Department of Surgery, 1941-1967. During Wangensteen's administration, advances were made in cancer treatment, open heart surgery, and treatment of stomach ulcers. The collection also documents Wangensteen's fund raising efforts for support of Base Hospital 26 during World War II, construction of Diehl Hall, building the book and journal collections for the...
Dates: 1927-1968

Moses Barron papers

Identifier: ua01024

Collection contains materials relating to Moses Barron's medical experiences in World War I and his work as a doctor and researcher at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1911-1978

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Cancer -- Research 1
Cancer -- Surgery 1
Digestive organs -- Cancer 1
Fund raising -- Minnesota 1
Heart -- surgery. 1