Leonard Engel manuscript
Scope and Content
This collection consists of a copy of the manuscript “The Operation: a minute-by-minute account of a heart operation and the story of medicine and surgery that led up to it.” The author gives an account of a specific open-heart operation performed by C. Walton Lillehei and Richard L. Varco at the University of Minnesota, as well as some history regarding medicine and surgery at the University.
- Engel, Leonard, 1916-1964 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection materials in English
Use of Materials
Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.
Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.
1 box (0.25 cubic feet)
This collection contains one manuscript by Leonard Engel entitled "The Operation."
Source of acquisition
This copy of the manuscript was deposited by William T. Harris of University Relations, February 24, 1965.
- Leonard Engel Manuscript, 1958
- University Archives Staff
- March 1965
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English