Fonds 1770 - Edward Shorter fonds

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UTA 1770

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Edward Shorter fonds

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  • 1966-1991 (Creation)

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1.69 m of textual and graphic records (14 boxes)

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(1941-)

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Professor & Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

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This accession was acquired by UTARMS in October 1991 from Prof. Edward L. Shorter. Arranged in four series, the accession consists primarily of correspondence bracketing the years 1966-1988. Series 1 is made up of three files devoted to Shorter's curriculum vitae, University of Toronto appointments and research grants and proposals. Series 2, the major portion of the accession, consists of professional and private correspondence. Series 3 is comprised of a single annotated book edited by Shorter. Series 4 is five strips of photo negatives of Edward L. Shorter dating from about the mid-1970's.

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B1991-0025

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