Medicine -- Research.
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Department of Surgery records
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...
Found in: University Archives / Department of Surgery records
Otto Herbert Schmitt papers
Abstract The collection contains the papers of Otto H. Schmitt, professor emeritus of physics and electrical engineering at the University of Minnesota. Materials include professional and personal correspondence, research materials, speeches and presentations, and published and unpublished articles. Schmitt was best known as the founder of the field of biomimetics and his invention of the "Schmitt Trigger" in 1938. He was also heavily involved in research in the field of physiology, held more than 60...
Found in: University Archives / Otto Herbert Schmitt papers
Samuel Schwartz papers
This collection contains materials related to Samuel Schwartz, a Jewish doctor from Minneapolis.
Found in: Upper Midwest Jewish Archives / Samuel Schwartz papers