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University of Minnesota. Department of Surgery


Found in 5 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

James Edward Moore papers

Identifier: 751

Collection contains the papers of Dr. James Edward Moore, professor and director of the Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1882-1930

Owen H. Wangensteen papers

Identifier: ua-01008

Collection contains the personal and professional papers of Dr. Owen H. Wangensteen, Regents' professor emeritus of surgery at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1912-1987

POSCH Records

Identifier: ua-01206

Collection contains reports, manuals and films of the Program on the Surgical Control of the Hyperlipidemias (POSCH) at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1975-1997

Additional filters:

Surgery -- Study and teaching 3
Cancer -- Research 2
Cancer -- Surgery 1
Digestive organs -- Cancer 1
Fund raising -- Minnesota 1