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Guide to Oral Histories in Medicine and the Health Sciences

Respository

John A. Prior Health Sciences Library
Medical Heritage Center
The Ohio State University


Address

376 West 10th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210-1240


Telephone

(614) 292-3275


Fax number

(614) 292-9919


Website URL

https://hsl.osu.edu/service-areas/mhc
OHIOLINK, the statewide system: http://www.ohiolink.edu


Contact Person

Judith A. Wiener, Curator
wiener.3@osu.edu
(614) 292-9273


E-mail

medhist@osu.edu


Access and Services

Fee based reference and interlibrary loan services may be available-please contact curator. Free and open to the public Monday through Friday 1-5pm and by appointment.


Abstract

The Medical Heritage's Center's oral history collection consists of interviews with local health sciences professionals. Fields covered include Ohio State University College of medicine history and community nursing history.


Quantity

Approximately 60 interviews are included in our collections. Materials are being added on a sporadic basis.


Collection Description

Collection contains materials primarily deposited by local nursing history group by Dr. George Paulson, who conducted research during the course of research for his book on the history of OSU College of Medicine.

INTERVIEWEES LIST


Material Type

Varies according to interview.


Restrictions

Use in library only.


Transcripts

No transcripts available although abstracts of the interview might be included-varies by collection. The Paulson titles are listed on our website.