Flexner Family Collection Box 3B


Contains 1 Result:

Framed photograph of Simon Flexner. Photographed by Harris V. Ewing, Washington, D.C.

 Item — Container: Flexner Family Collection Box 3B, Object: 1922
Identifier: 01
Collection Scope and Content Summary From the Collection: Photos, letters, and publications about Abraham Flexner and other members of the Flexner Family. Dr. Flexner is best known for the highly influential Flexner Report on the state of medical education in the United States. The collection includes photographs, biographical material, correspondence, reprints, manuscripts, and a copy of the privately printed book: A Family Memoir 1899-1989 by Jean Atherton Flexner Lewinson. There...
Dates: 1898-2010; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1960


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