History of Medicine
Guide to Oral Histories in Medicine and the Health Sciences
New England Osteopathic Heritage Center (NEOHC)
University of New England
Jack S. Ketchum Library
11 Hills Beach Road
Biddeford, Maine 04005
Gay Marks, Archivist
Research assistance is available. Photocopying is available on a case-by-case basis.
NEOHC is currently evaluating a large number of VHS tapes (quality, content) documenting osteopathic practitioners created in the 1970-1990's. In addition digitized interviews with some of the College of Osteopathic Medicines original founders are available, some with print transcriptions.
Final collection holdings to be determined. Oral history materials are added when available.
The majority of the VHS tapes record osteopathic lectures and osteopathic manipulations in a classroom or office setting.
Limited number of audio tapes, majority of video materials is VHS format
All oral history materials are available for onsite viewing.
Print transcripts are available onsite only.