History of Medicine
Guide to Oral Histories in Medicine and the Health Sciences
The John Q. Adams Center for the History of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
1 Prince Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-3357
We offer reference and photocopying services.
The Adams Center houses a collection of oral histories related to the medical specialty of otolaryngology--head and neck surgery and the development of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgery.
The collection includes 40 interviews. We continue to add oral histories to the collection. We add an average of 5 new interviews each year.
Audio and video
Access is by appointment only.
Most interviews are transcribed. They are not yet available on the web.