D. Bernard Amos Papers, 1955-1991 6.5 Linear Feet (4 cartons, 1 manuscript box)
This collection contains photographs, writings, a presidential address, an autobiographical sketch, lab notebooks, and patient files for skin graft work. Materials relating to skin graft research are restricted. Major subjects include the Department of Immunology and Duke University Medical Center. Materials range in date from 1955 to 1991.
Dean's Office (School of Medicine) Records, 1916-2020 19.5 Linear Feet (13 cartons, 1 manuscript box, 2 flat boxes, 1 CD box) and 0.98 GB
The bulk of the materials contain subject files from the School of Medicine's Dean's Office. Types of materials are correspondence, reports, emails, schedules, notes, planning, digital files, contracts, presentations, vendor information, and philanthropic foundation materials, and Wilburt C. Davison reprints. Also includes the Medical Center Executive Committee meeting materials and Dean's Office "Noteworthy Posters Series" and a portrait of Edward W. Holmes. Also includes the Dean Klotman and the School of Medicine's "Turning a Moment into a Movement: Dismantling Racism in the Duke School of Medicine and Beyond" video and panel discussion, which is affiliated with Duke Health's Moment to Movement, Duke Health's collective stand against systemic racism and injustice. Materials date from 1916 to 2020.
Death Masks Collection, circa 1941-1972 2.75 Linear Feet (6 artifact boxes)
Contains death masks for Wilburt C. Davison (1892-1972) first dean of the Duke University School of Medicine, Frederic M. Hanes (1883-1946) second chair of the Department of Medicine, William A. Perlzweig (1891-1949) first chair of the Department of Biochemistry, Francis H. Swett (1893-1943) first chair of the Department of Anatomy, and Robert R. Jones Jr. (1902-1941) original member of the Department of Surgery who was murdered by a patient. One of the Hanes masks might be a life mask instead of a death mask. Some of the masks have hair stuck in the plaster. Materials range in date from circa 1941 to 1972.
Department of Anatomy Records, 1930-1983 1.8 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 1 flat box, 1 map folder) and two items on the mobile cart
Contains records documenting the Department of Anatomy. Types of materials contains portraits, articles, meeting notes, reprints, and minutes created by Joseph E. Markee, Francis Huntington Swett, and others pertaining to the activities of the Department of Anatomy (now the Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy) at Duke University, including curriculum scheduling and the new teaching facility (1965). A book of faculty reprints from 1930 to 1940 is also included, entitled "A complete file of publications from the Department of Anatomy, Duke University School of Medicine." Materials date from 1930 to 1983.
Department of Anesthesiology Records, 1930-2011 2.3 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 2 flat boxes, 1 map folder) and 1 ledger, 1 DVD, and 2.68 GB
Contains 1 ledger, fundraising goals, commemorative anniversary book, grant materials, notes, correspondence, articles, photographs, posters, commemorative anniversary DVD, and digital files. Materials range in date from 1930 to 2011, with the bulk of material dating between 1991 and 2011.
Department of Arts & Health at Duke Records, 1939-2014 48.7 Linear Feet (23 cartons, 1 manuscript box, 5 flat boxes, 14 map folders) and 8 items on the mobile art cart
This collection contains the collected materials of the Department of Arts & Health at Duke. The bulk of the material spans 1978 to 2009 and consists of funding and grant reports, subject files, research project files, articles, publications, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, slides, video tapes, audio cassette tapes, artwork, artifacts, personal gift requests and records, performance programs, notes, correspondence, and administrative materials. Major subjects include funding and grant sources, arts and healthcare as a discipline, cultural arts programming undertaken at Duke Hospital, the venipuncture research project, and the "Duke Employee Shows." Materials range in date from 1939 to 2014.
Department of Biochemistry Records, 1913-2004 8 Linear Feet (5 cartons, 1 manuscript box, 1 map folder) and 6 framed images and 3 pieces of artwork.
This collection contains general correspondence from the Department of Biochemistry, index cards containing student information, long range plans, artwork, framed images, and publications by W.A. Perlzweig, Phillip Handler, and other authors. Materials range in date from 1930 to 2004, with the bulk of material dating between 1930 and 1975.
Department of Cell Biology Records, 1989 1.5 Linear Feet (1 carton)
Contains teaching notes relating to cell and tissue biology, as well as microanatomy. Types of materials include class schedules, lecture notes, slide list, lab assignments, and study questions. Materials date to 1989.
Department of Chaplain Services and Education Records, undated 0.8 Linear Feet (1 map folder)
Contains a portrait of P. Wesley Aitken. Aitken started the chaplaincy program at Duke Hospital. Portrait is undated.
Department of Community and Family Medicine Records, 1959-2021 62.65 Linear Feet (39 cartons, 1 half manuscript box, 5 flat boxes, 1 map folder, 20 film reels) and 1 piece of artwork and 1.12 GB
Contains the administrative records of the Duke University Department of Community and Family Medicine. Prior to 1979, the department was the Department of Community Health Science. This collection contains correspondence, reports, budgets, minutes, writings, planning materials, news releases, clippings, rosters, course and curriculum materials, residency and internship materials, evaluations, surveys, committee materials, field reports, award information, plaques, artwork, photographic materials, AV materials, and digital files. Photographs include Mead Johnson Award winners, 1981-1988; Duke-Watts Family Medicine Faculty and Residents, 1973-1993; Duke Family Medicine Program group photographs, 1983-1995; staff photographs (both identified and unidentified); staff parties and events; and Duke Endowment-King's Fund College, 1971-1981. Images also include departmental faculty members including E. Harvey Estes, Jr.; Samuel W. Warburton; and Kathryn M. Andolsek. Major topics include the Family Medicine Residency Program, the Division of Family Medicine, Student Health, the Regional Medical Program, the King's Fund, the Duke Endowment, Sea Level Hospital, the Andean Rural Health Project, the Fallout Preparedness Committee, and Medical Education for National Defense. Materials date from 1959 to 2021.
Department of Health Administration Records, 1943-1991 47 Linear Feet (31 cartons and 1 manuscript box)
Contains newsletters, correspondence, meeting minutes, attendance and membership lists, reports, articles, studies, notes, course evaluations, agendas, bound oral history transcripts, curriculum vitae, financial records, invoices, event programs, program applications, course catalogs, and photographs. Faculty members mentioned in this collection include Ray E. Brown, David G. Warren, B. Jon Jaeger, Charles H. Frenzel, and Louis Swanson. Materials range in date from 1943 to 1991.
Department of Medicine Records, 1930 - 2017 160 Linear Feet (105 cartons, 3 manuscript boxes, and 2 flat boxes)
Contains reprints from periodicals, conferences, and other professional publications, photographs, directories, pamphlets, newsletters, chief resident reunion materials, curriculum vitae, correspondence, a plaque, budgets, manuals, notes, articles, schedules, slides, presentation slides, video tapes, cassette tapes, and faculty files. Materials date from 1930 to 2017.
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Records, 1931-1985 10.5 Linear Feet (7 cartons) and 4.54 MB
Department of Neurobiology Records, 1981-2001 1.3 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 1 map folder)
Contains handbooks, correspondence, curriculum brochures, meeting minutes, program proposals, curriculum vitae, portraits, and a committee report. Materials range in date from 1981 to 2001.
Department of Neurology Records, 2006-2018 0.25 Linear Feet (1 Map Tube)
Contains posters for the following presentations: "Use of High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation (HFOV) in Neurocritical Care Patients" presented at the Neurocritical Care Society's Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland and the Respiratory Care Congress in Austin, Texas and "Smashing the National Average for Complication Rates Related to Central Line Insertions: A 5-Year Journey" presented at the Neurocritical Care Society Annual Meeting in Boca Raton, Florida. Materials date from 2006 to 2018.
Department of Neurosurgery Records, 1922-1988 15.68 Linear Feet (2 half manuscript boxes, 16 card boxes, 1 audiocassette box, 155 film canisters, 1 audio box, 2 lantern slide boxes, 2 flat boxes) and 1 artifact case
Includes materials documenting Dr. Guy Odom and Dr. Blaine Nashold's work for Duke Neurosurgery. Types of materials include patient records, 16mm films documenting various conditions, departmental administrative records, photographs, lantern slides, surgical knives, and a Riechert Mundinger cerebral stereotaxy frame and some related surgical components. Materials dates from 1922 to 1988.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Records, 1930-2018 5.75 Linear Feet (3 cartons, 1 manuscript boxes, 2 flat boxes) and 43 ledgers
This collection contains articles, clippings, order forms, lectures, survey results, slides, Roy T. Parker Symposium programs, correspondence, artifacts, plaques, printed materials, photographs, negatives, and delivery and procedure logs produced by Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology faculty members from 1930 to 1995. Major contributors include F. Bayard Carter, E. C. Hamblen, and Robert A. Ross. Materials range in date from 1930 to 2011.
Department of Ophthalmology Records, 1940-2014 144.25 Linear Feet (95 cartons, 1 half manuscript box, 3 flat boxes)
This collection contains publications, administrative and departmental records, reprints by faculty and staff, research files and materials, alumni files, grant information, photographs, slides, negatives, audiovisual materials, and public relations materials. The materials date from 1940 to 2014.
Department of Pediatrics Records, 1930-2014 126.75 Linear Feet (82 cartons, 1 half manuscript box, 14 blueprints)
The collection includes departmental administrative files, financial information, planning and development materials, Duke Children's Hospital blueprints, meeting and committee materials, research files, printed materials, correspondence, reports and manuals, a small amount of audiovisual materials, grants, awards, and a list of Pediatrics House Staff. Major topics include the Department of Pediatrics, Duke Children's Hospital, Private Diagnostic Clinic, Durham County Community Clinic for Children and Youth, and Child Guidance Clinic. Materials date from 1930 to 2014.
Department of Physical Therapy Records, 1942-2006 0.5 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)
Contains photographs, faculty-student picnic invitations, anniversary buttons, and graduation programs. The photographs include images of students, facilities, and faculty, including Helen Kaiser. The buttons are from the 50th (1993) and 60th (2003) anniversaries of the program. The materials date from 1942 to 2006.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Records, 1944-1992 8 linear feet (5 cartons, 1 flat box) and 3 items on the mobile art cart
Contains administrative records of the Department of Psychiatry and the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, as well as a small amount of portraits and scrapbooks. Materials range in date from 1960 to 1979.
Department of Radiology Records, 1932-1988 0.5 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)
Contains staff lists, meeting minutes, correspondence, graphs, clippings, notes, speeches, brochure, newsletters, programs, slides, and photographs. Materials range in date from 1932 to 1988.
Department of Surgery Chief Residents Oral History Interviews, 2018-2022 22 interviews (3 CDs, 22 transcripts) and 686.62 MB
Includes 5 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2018 Chief Residents:
- Dr. Brian Gulack conducted on June 27, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
- Dr. Jeffrey Keenan conducted on May 3, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
- Dr. C. Cameron McCoy conducted on May 14, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
- Dr. Mithum Shenoi conducted on May 7, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
- Dr. Jeff Yang conducted on June 18, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Restricted until June 18, 2038
Includes 5 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2019 Chief Residents:
- Dr. Ehsan Benrashid conducted on April 10, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Jina Kim conducted on March 27, 2019 by Susannah Roberson. Restricted until March 27, 2069.
- Dr. Linda Youngwirth conducted on March 7, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Daniel Nussbaum conducted on April 24, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Patrick Davis conducted on May 13, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Alice Wang conducted on April 21, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Hanghang Wang conducted on May 3, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. James Meza conducted on May 8, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. David Ranney conducted on May 8, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Zhifei (Jeff) Sun conducted on May 11, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Babatunde Yerokun conducted on May 31, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Morgan Cox conducted on May 6, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Brian Ezekian conducted on May 6, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Michael Mulvihill conducted on May 27, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Uttara Soni Nag conducted on April 7, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Cecilia Ong conducted on June 11, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
- Dr. Megan Turner Turley conducted on May 5, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
All the Chief Resident interviews are part of the Chief Resident Interview Project, which was started in 2018. The interviewees discuss their family background, education background, and experiences at Duke. Materials date from 2018 to 2022.
Department of Surgery Records, 1947-2021 11.5 Linear Feet (7 cartons, 1 manuscript box, 1 flat box) and 1 artifact and 912.64 MB
Contains correspondence, reports, photographs, composite photographs, handbooks, invitations, microscope slides, negatives, 35mm projector slides, research notes, research logs, articles, artifacts, reference files, programs, departmental publications, financial records, and digital files documenting the day to day operations of the department. Materials range in date from 1930 to 2021.
Department of Urology Records, 1969-2019 6 Linear Feet (4 cartons) and 298 MB
Includes materials from the Division of Urology, prior to it becoming the Department of Urology in 2023. Contains administrative records pertaining to the Duke Urologic Assembly, Duke Tuesday, Winter Urologic Forum, Focal Therapy workshops and symposiums, Duke Prostate Cancer Patient Symposiums, a small amount of correspondence and departmental printed materials, including an early urology handbook. Types of materials include programs, correspondence, digital files, brochures, and flyers. Materials date from 1969 to 2019.
Diana B. McNeill Oral History Interview, 2021 1 interview (1 transcript) and 666 MB
Includes 1 oral history interview conducted on March 1, 2021 with Dr. Diana B. McNeill by Joseph O'Connell as part of the Department of Medicine's Oral History Project.In the interview, McNeill discusses the treatment of diabetes and the idea of "Type 3" support people surrounding people with diabetes, McNeill's experiences related to work-life balance for physicians, her leadership of the Internal Medicine Residency Program, and the work of Duke AHEAD to support faculty during the COVID-19 pandemic. The themes of this interview includes diabetes and diabetes in pregnancy, maternity leave policies in medicine, mentorship, and faculty development.
Division of Allied Health Education Records, 1956-1983 27 Linear Feet (18 cartons)
Materials relate to the administration of the Division of Allied Health Education. Types of materials include reports, correspondence, bulletins, budgets, meeting minutes, grant materials, reports, programs, agendas, pamphlets, newsletters, curriculum vitae, photographs, and evaluations. Subjects include allied health accreditation, the radiologic technical program, physician's associate program, nurse anesthetist program, and the respiratory therapy program. Materials range in date from 1966 to 1983.
Division of Cardiology Records, 1952-2016 16.75 Linear Feet (10 cartons, 1 flat box, 2 manuscript boxes, 1 half manuscript box) and 528 MB
Contains subject files, newsletters, financial information, correspondence, meeting minutes, conference materials, agendas, study and research reports, writings, publications, programs, notes, presentations, personal accounts, proposals, questionnaires, interviews, lists, audiovisual materials, and photographic materials concerning the Division of Cardiology at the Duke University Medical Center, particularly its departmental organizations, training fellows program, and the Duke Heart Center. Materials date from 1952 to 2016.
Contains digital photographs documenting visitors, faculty, fellows, and candids. Materials date from 2018 to 2019.
Division of Pediatric Cardiology Records, 1990-2013 1.5 Linear Feet (1 carton)
Contains the administrative records for the Division of Pediatric Cardiology. Materials include correspondence, printed materials, CDs, vendor and product files, reports, invoices, contracts, notes, schedules, meeting materials, and floor plans. Materials date from 1990 to 2013.
Division of Plastic, Maxillofacial, and Oral Surgery Records, 1958-2023 3.5 Linear Feet (2 cartons, 1 manuscript box) and 290.38 MB
Contains various materials from the Division of Plastic, Maxillofacial, and Oral Surgery. Includes Dr. Nicholas Georgiade's patient slides, patent materials for his work on cleft palates, and correspondence, much of which refers to his work on cleft palates. A small amount of correspondence belonging to Dr. Jeffrey Marcus. Photographs given to the Division by Dr. Maria Matton-van Leuven, a former research associate documenting Dr. Guido Matton and her time at Duke. A small amount of administrate records from the Division such as printed materials, meeting materials, the Cleft Palate Trust Fund, Duke Cleft and Craniofacial Team history, a departmental history, alumni events, and the Flap Dissection Course, as well as digital files documenting the Duke Cleft and Craniofacial Team's involvement in Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness Month in Durham, North Carolina. Also contains the Video Atlas of Microsurgical Composite Tissue Transplantation video series by Dr Donald Serafin, former Chief of the Division of Plastic, Maxillofacial, and Oral Surgery. Materials date from 1958 to 2023.
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology Records, 1988-2005 9 Linear Feet (6 cartons)
Materials relate to the administration and research projects of the Division of Rheumatology and Immunology. Types of materials include annual review reports, grant applications, curriculum vitae, articles, correspondence, reports, handbooks, budgets, flyers, program brochures, meeting agendas, and floorplans.. Materials range in date from 1988 to 2005.
Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Records, 1920-2018 27.5 Linear Feet (17 cartons, 2 manuscript boxes, and 2 flat boxes) and 15.0 GB
Contains materials related to the history of the graduate program in physical therapy at Duke University and its development into the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Types of materials include planning files, schedules, syllabi, correspondence, budget records, meeting agenda and notes, research, calendars, admissions policies and statistics, survey results, grading policies, meeting minutes, student handbooks, booklets, student and alumni publications, newsletters, studies, reprints, transcripts, questionnaire results, presentation and lecture materials, audiovisual recordings of events, interviews, anniversary projects, orientation and graduation materials, blank copies of examinations, on-site evaluations, outcome assessments, site team responses, and photographic materials. Major subjects include courses, ongoing curriculum development, national accreditation, faculty records, publications, and papers collected by department chair Robert Bartlett for the graduate program in physical therapy at Duke University. Materials range in date from 1920 to 2018.
Contains the COVID-19 stories of Duke Health professionals. Materials date to 2020.
Donald Hackel Papers, 1967-1988 2 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes)
This series contains the professional papers of Donald Hackel. Materials relate to conferences about medical school curriculum, departmental administrative meetings, and pathology department programs. Types of materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, memorandum, newsletters, articles, notes, survey responses, agendas, and reports. Materials range in date from 1967 to 1988.
Don E. Detmer Oral History Interview, 2022 1 Interview (1 transcript) and 211 MB
Includes 1 oral history interview with Dr. Don E. Detmer conducted on February 2, 2022 by Dr. Konstantinos Economopoulos as part of the Dr. David Sabiston Oral History Project.In the February 2, 2022 interview, Detmer discusses his early life, education, his medical training, individuals who shaped him along the way during his career, how he came to Duke for the third year of his surgical residency, memories of Sabiston, Sabiston's rigid belief system, his interest in health policy, how he went into administration and medical informatics, different positions he held over the years, and his work with the Duke Physician Assistant Program.
Contains interview tapes and transcript of an oral history interview with Donna Allen Harris, the first African-American to graduate from the Duke University School of Nursing. Harris's experiences integrating the school system in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, and the Duke University School of Nursing are the major subjects of this interview.
Doris Howell Oral History Interview, November 12, 2007 1 interview ( 2 master audiocassette tapes, 1 master CD, 1 use CD, and 1 transcript)
Includes 1 oral history interview with Dr. Doris Howell conducted on November 12, 2007 by Jessica Roseberry.In this interview, Howell discusses her experiences as a female pediatrician at Duke, in San Diego, and in Pennsylvania.
Douglas S. Tyler Oral History Interview, 2019 1 Interview (1 transcripts) and 11.8 MB
Includes 1 oral history interview with Dr. Douglas S. Tyler conducted on June 10, 2019 by Emily Stewart as part of the Dr. David Sabiston Oral History Project.In the June 10, 2019 interview, Tyler discusses his early life, education, decision to become a physician, experiences with Sabiston as a Resident in General Surgery and as the Chief Resident in Surgery, Sabiston's training methods, his experiences working in a research lab at Duke, his fellowship in surgical oncology, coming back to Duke to start his academic career, other memories of Sabiston, and his reasons for leaving Duke.
Contains audiotapes and transcript of an oral history interview with Dr. Doyle Graham. Dr. Graham discusses his experiences as a scientist and educator in the field of pathology.
Doyle Graham Papers, 1987-1992 0.5 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)
Contains materials from Graham's membership on the Planning and Implementation Committee relating to curriculum at Duke University's School of Medicine and department of pathology. Types of materials include correspondence, meeting minutes, transparencies, slides, agendas, and reports. Materials date from 1987 to 1992.
[Dr.] Daniels Oral History Interview, 1969-1969 1 interview (1 audio cassette tape)
Includes an oral history interview with Dr. Daniels on July 7, 1969.Contents of this interview are unknown.
Duke Cancer Institute Records, 1943-2011 3 Linear Feet (2 cartons)
Contains photographs, correspondence, reports, grant materials, annual reports, publications, progress reports, negatives, photographs contact sheets, and videotapes. Major subjects include the External Scientific Review Committee, the Cancer Center Advisory Committee, Cancer Center support grants and core grants, Oncology Recreation Therapy, the Take-A-Seat Gala and Auction, and the Duke Center for Living. Materials range in date from 1943 to 2011.
Duke Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Environmental Physiology Records, Circa 1961-1975 1 Linear Foot (2 lantern slide boxes)
Contains lantern slides from the work the Duke Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Environmental Physiology did with NASA during the Apollo Missions. Materials date to circa 1961 to 1975.
Contains materials from the Duke Chapter of the American Association for Men in Nursing (DAAMN). Files contain the groups' administrative records, activities and events in which DAAMN is involved, as well as application materials and other supporting documentation for the American Association for Men in Nursing's award for the Best School for Men in Nursing. Files date from 2000 to 2022, with the bulk of the materials from 2019 to 2022.
Contains records pertaining to the operations and activities of the Duke Chapter of the American Medical Women's Association (AMWA). Materials date from 2019 to 2020.
Contains materials from the Duke Chapter of Asian Pacific American Medical Students Association (APAMSA) documenting activities and social events involving APAMSA. Files date from 2019 to 2022.
Contains the administrative records of the Duke Chapter of the National Student Nurses' Association (NSNA). Includes meeting material, membership information, planning documents, programming information, the Duke Chapter of the NSNA constitution, bylaws, financial information, and notes. Materials date from 2020 to 2022.
Contains the June 10, 2020 letter written by the Duke Chapter of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) and sent to the Duke University School of Medicine administration and faculty. The Duke Chapter of the SNMA wrote the letter to initiate a dialogue about how to be an anti-racist institution after the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and Tony McDade. Materials date to 2020.
Contains materials from the Duke Chapter of White Coats for Black Lives (WC4BL) documenting their founding, meetings, executive board, programming, and the Racial Justice Report Card. Files date from 2020 to 2021.
Duke Clinical Research Institute Records, 1983-2018 4 Linear Feet (2 cartons, 1 flat box) and 1 VHS tape, 1 CD, 7 DVDs, and 1.2 GB
Contains correspondence, reports, newsletters, meeting agendas, research applications, clinical trial research reports, articles, presentations, meeting minutes, financial materials, pamphlets, brochures, audiovisual materials, and photographs. Materials range in date from 1983 to 2018.
Duke Endowment Awards Records, 1968-1998 4.5 Linear Feet (3 cartons)
Contains materials pertaining to the award of funds to the Duke University Medical Center by the Duke Endowment, a philanthropic agency established by the family of James Buchanan Duke. Types of materials include correspondence, reports, articles, press releases, pamphlets, and budgets. Materials range in date from 1968 to 1998.
Duke Global Health Institute Records, 2006 0.5 Linear Feet (1 flat box)
Contains bound copies of posters presented at the Duke Global Health Symposium. Materials are from 2006.
Duke Health Sector Conference Records, 1977-2006 9 Linear Feet (6 cartons)
Contains notebooks, conference papers, writings, agendas, participant lists, observer lists, publications, photographs, and published proceedings. The collection also contains thirty-eight 10-inch audio tape recordings of the third through eighth conferences (1978-1983), as well as CDs for 2004 and 2006. Materials range in date from 1977 to 2006.
Duke Hospital Auxiliary Records, 1934-1996 10.5 Linear Feet (7 cartons)
Contains correspondence, planning materials, budgets, reports, minutes, yearbooks, clippings, pamphlets, newsletters, and photographs pertaining to the establishment and operation of the Duke Hospital Auxiliary, established in 1950. Materials range in date from 1934 to 1996.
Duke Hospital Collection, 1934-2021 1.75 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 2 flat boxes, 1 map tube) and 967 MB
Contains manuals, meeting minutes, handbooks, business ledgers, reports, a poster from Respiratory Care Services, and digital files. Materials range in date from 1934 to 2021.
Duke Hospital North Records, 1972-1986 2.59 Linear Feet (1 carton, 1 manuscript box, 1 flat box, and 3 audio boxes)
Contains meeting minutes, planning files, reports, construction notes, blueprints, conceptual drawings, correspondence, reference materials, accounting and revenue records, sound recordings, photographs, photographic slides, and negatives. These materials relate to the construction and maintenance of Duke Hospital North, particularly the hospital's Amphitheatre, as well as the concurrent construction of the Communications Center and Medical Library. Materials date from 1972 to 1986.
Duke Hospital South Planning Collection, 1979-1982 5.5 Linear Feet (3 cartons, 2 manuscript boxes)
Contains correspondence, meeting minutes, memoranda, floorplans, charts, reports, articles, notes, and surveys. Materials range in date from 1979 to 1982 but the bulk of the material is undated.
Duke Immune Profiling Core Laboratory Notebooks, 2004-2023 60 linear feet (40 cartons)
Contains laboratory notebooks from Duke Immune Profiling Core (DIPC). Materials date from 2004 to 2023.
Includes files documenting the Duke Med Chapter of the Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) student group, an organization founded to represent, support, educate, and unify US Latinx medical students. The records include files documenting activities, meetings, volunteering, and other materials created by the Duke Med Chapter of the LSMA. Materials date from 2013 to 2020.
Contains materials from Duke Med for Social Justice (DMSJ) that document the student group's activities. Files date from circa 2017 to 2020.
Duke Medical Faculty Wives Records, 1968-2018 5.8 Linear Feet (2 cartons, 4 flat boxes, 1 map folder) and 34.3 KB
Contains materials documenting the Duke Medical Faculty Wives and their running of the Nearly New Shoppe as a means to raise money for scholarships to the Duke University School of Medicine and the Duke University School of Nursing. Types of materials include administrative records, by-laws, financial records, roosters, photo albums, scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, invitations, architectural plans, and digital files. Materials date from 1968-2018.
Includes files documenting Duke Med Interfaith's newsletter, advertising, group constitution, and images and video clips of DMI celebrating religious holidays from different faith traditions. Materials date from 2016 to 2020.
Contains materials from the Duke Med Pride student group documenting their newsletter, programing, and events. Files date from 2019 to 2021.
Duke Midwifery Service Records, 1989-2021 6.05 linear feet (3 cartons, 1 flat box, 1 map folder, 1 map tube) and 1.42 GB and 1 textile.
Collection contains the administrative records, birth logs, grant information, Centering Pregnancy curriculum, El Centro clinic forms, patient handouts, and the professional papers of the programs first Certified Nurse-Midwife, Amy MacDonald. Also included are photographs, news clippings, digital files, posters, and a lab coat. Materials date from 1989 to 2013.
Duke Poison Control Center Records, 1951-1987 8 Linear Feet (6 cartons and 1 manuscript box) and 1 oversized folder
Contains materials pertaining to the clinical and educational activities of the Poison Control Center at Duke University. Types of materials include correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, memoranda, articles, patient summaries, tests, discussion notes, informational materials relating to poisons and drug interactions, phone logs, and copies of newspaper clippings. Materials range in date from1951 to 1987.
Duke Surgical Instrument Shop Records and Surgical Devices, circa 1949-1954 0.25 Linear Feet (1 bound volume) and 3 surgical devices
Contains a logbook detailing work done by the Surgical Instrument shop and three surgical devices. Materials range in date from 1949 to 1954.
Duke Surgical Women Club Records, 1971-1978 1 Linear Foot (1 manuscript box, 1 flat box)
Contains the club's newsletter, "The Probe," administative records, clippings, and two scrapbooks documenting club activities from 1974 to 1976. The publicity files primarily relate to efforts to promote the club's annual charity event. Scrapbooks were compiled by the Publicity Committee chairperson for the years 1974-1975 and 1975-1976. Materials date from 1971 to 1978.
Duke University Fallout Preparedness Committee Records, 1961-1963 0.25 Linear Feet (5 folders)
Contains correspondence, reports, minutes, budgets, meeting agendas, newsletters, articles, evaluations, floorplans, and notes documenting Duke's response to escalating tensions with the Soviet Union during the Cold War. Materials range in date from 1961 to 1963.
Contains the administrative records for the Duke University School of Nursing Student Council. Files document the group's event flyers, membership, and meeting materials. Materials date to 2022.
Duncan C. Hetherington Papers, 1918-1975 0.25 Linear Feet (1 half manuscript box)
Types of materials include course sketches and other sketches, brain modelling packet, a photograph of Hetherington, and the "Memorials from the Proceedings of the Eighty-Eighth Meeting of the American Association of Anatomists" booklet. Materials date from 1918 to 1975.
Durham-Orange County Medical Society Auxiliary Scrapbooks, 1961-1987 2.5 Linear Feet (5 flat boxes)
Contains the scrapbooks of the Durham-Orange County Medical Society Auxiliary collected by Meredith Paddison, which contain correspondence, newspaper clippings, programs, photographs, newsletters, brochures, meeting agendas, and awards. The materials document the Auxiliary's projects and activities, including community outreach programs, fashion shows, luncheons, benefits, parties, lectures, and fundraising. Materials date from 1961 to 1987.
E. Croft Long Papers, 1960-1974 6.5 Linear Feet (4 cartons and 1 manuscript box)
Contains correspondence, reports, memoranda, newsletters, committee materials, bulletins, and programs pertaining to the professional activities of E. Croft Long as a professor of medicine and an advisor for Project Med-Aid at Duke University. Materials range in date from 1960 to 1974.
Eddie L. Hoover Oral History Interview, 2019 1 Interview (1 transcript) and 11.0 MB
Includes 1 oral history interview with Dr. Eddie L. Hoover conducted on June 25, 2019 by Emily Stewart as part of the Dr. David Sabiston Oral History Project.In the June 25, 2019 interview, Hoover discusses his early life; education; how he joined the medical profession; what it was like to be Black at the time Duke was starting to integrate its schools and facilities; the need for and starting the Society of Black Academic Surgeons; and his memories of Sabiston including his flawless memory, his meticulous nature, his love of the history of surgery; his dress code; his focus on research; and his desire to train academic surgeons who were going to teach the next generation of surgeons.
Ed Thalmann Papers, 1970-2003 28.5 Linear Feet (18 cartons, 3 flat boxes)
Contains the professional papers of Ed Thalmann, former assistant clinical professor in anesthesiology for Duke University's Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and assistant medical director of the Divers Alert Network in Durham, North Carolina. Types of materials include correspondence, reference files, articles, slides, manuals, and notes. Major subjects include decompression, decompression sickness, and diving. Materials range in date from 1970 to 2003, with the bulk of material undated.
Educational Media Services Motion Film Collection, 1946-1991, undated 69.87 Linear Feet (40 cartons, 329 film canisters)
This collection contains video footage documenting the history of Duke University Medical Center. The EMS Film Reels series contains films that came from the office of Educational Media Services. Coverage includes operations, procedures, instructional aids, conference presentations and documentaries. People featured in the collection include David C. Sabiston, Leonard Goldner, Wilburt C. Davison, Jospeh E. Markee, Onye Akwari, James F. Glenn, and Allen Roses. Items of note include Wilburt C. Davison's "Dave at Roaring Gap" film clips, IBM Conference film. Materials range in date from 1946 to 1991 with the bulk being undated.
Educational Media Services Records, 1950-2005 51.8 Linear Feet (30 cartons, 4 manuscript boxes, 7 flat boxes, 2 lantern slide boxes, 1 map folder)
Contains photographs, negatives, slides, sketches, drawings, correspondence, newsletters, release forms, contact sheets, and newspaper clippings. Materials range in date from 1950 to 2000.
Edward C. Halperin Oral History Interviews, 2006-2007 2 interviews (4 CDs, 1 transcript) and 2 electronic transcripts
Includes 2 oral history interviews with Dr. Edward C. Halperin conducted on October 10, 2006 and May 29, 2007 by Jessica Roseberry.In the 2006 interview, Halperin discusses his early life and career at Duke. In the 2007 interview, Halperin discusses the role of women at Duke Medicine throughout the institution's history.
Edward C. Halperin Papers, 1961-2017 0.75 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 1 half manuscript box)
Contains correspondence, grant applications, a cassette tape, articles, speeches, and reports pertaining to Halperin's professional writings and his career at Duke School of Medicine. Halperin served on the Duke faculty for twenty-three years as a professor and chairperson of the Department of Radiation Oncology, vice dean of the School of Medicine, and associate vice chancellor. Materials range in date from 1961 to 2009, with the bulk of the collection concentrated from 1961 to 2017.
Edward Lanphier Collection, 1876-1999 13.5 Linear Feet (9 cartons)
Contains the professional papers of Edward Lanphier. Types of materials include floppy disks, project proposals, correspondence, reference files, meeting minutes, slides, articles, grant proposal, financial records, site visits, and reports. Materials range in date from 1876 to 1999, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1960 to 1999.
Edward S. Orgain Papers, 1930-1995 1.5 linear feet (1 carton)
Contains the professional papers of Edward S. Orgain, professor of medicine and founding director of the Cardiovascular Diseases Service at Duke University. Types of materials include correspondence, contracts, minutes, notes, agendas, newsletters, short writings, reprints, brochures, and photographs. Major subjects include Edward S. Orgain, the Duke University Private Diagnostic Clinic, and heart diseases. Materials range in date from 1938 to 1995.
Edwin C. Hamblen Papers, 1930-1969 3 Linear Feet (2 cartons)
Contains correspondence, manuscript materials, articles, reprints, photographs, and certificates pertaining to the career of Edwin C. Hamblen. The materials range in date from 1930 to 1969 and are arranged alphabetically. Some material is in Spanish.
E. Harvey Estes Jr. Oral History Interviews, circa 1990-2007 4 interviews (8 audiocassette tapes, 4 CDs, 3 transcripts)
Includes 4 oral history interviews with Dr. E. Harvey Estes conducted in 1990 as part of an oral history project conducted by the Physician Assistant (PA) History Education Division within the Department of Community and Family Medicine at Duke University as part of the 25th anniversary celebration of Duke's PA program, November 30, 1994 by Natalie Holt, April 28, 2004 by Jessica Roseberry, and June 25, 2007 by Jessica Roseberry.In the 1990 interview, Estes discusses his career, his experiences as a faculty member affiliated with the Duke University PA Program, and the development of PA programs in the United States.In the 1994 interview, Estes discusses the development of the physician assistant profession.In the 2004 interview, Estes discusses the history of the Department of Community and Family Medicine at Duke. He also discusses the department's relationship with Watts Hospital, Durham Regional Hospital (now Duke Regional Hospital), and the Duke University Physician Assistant Program.In the 2007 interview, Estes discusses his experiences with female physicians, employees, and volunteers at Duke University Medical Center, primarily focusing on the Department of Medicine and the Department of Community and Family Medicine. Major subjects include Dr. Grace Kerby, Bess Cebe, Dr. Eva Salber, Dr. Evelyn Schmidt, Connie Service, Becky Heron, Dr. Kathryn Andolsek, Susan Yaggy, Dr. Dorothy Naumann, Dr. Joyce Nichols, and Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans. Other subjects include South African protestors of Apartheid at the School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; culture differences in having mostly women in divisions of the department; maternity policies; funding as an issue in the Department of Community and Family Medicine; the Duke Diet and Fitness Center; and the Nearly New Shoppe.
E. Harvey Estes Papers, 1966-2009 7.5 Linear Feet (5 cartons) and 2 T-shirts and 14.1 MB
Contains correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, surveys, agendas, articles, newsletters, curriculum vitae, newspaper clippings, photographs, by-laws, brochures membership lists, an oral history transcript, a CD, and digital files. Materials range in date from 1966 to 2007.
Elbert L. Persons Papers, 1923-1970 11 Linear Feet (7 cartons, 1 manuscript box)
Contains professional and personal correspondence, grant materials, records pertaining to Persons' time with the 65th General Hospital, Duke Medicine and American College of Physicians administrative records, guides, brochures, programs, schedules, information on Duke Medicine's Annual Medical Symposium, meeting materials, schedules, notes, photographic materials, a small amount of personal papers, and contracts. Materials range in date from 1923 to 1970.
Eleanor B. Easley Papers, 1928-2000 2 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes, 2 flat boxes)
Contains the professional papers or Eleanor B. Easley, doctor of obstetrics and gynecology. Easley was the first female graduate of Duke's School of Medicine's first four-year class. In 1941, Easley helped co-found the Durham Women's Clinic. Types of materials include notes from talks and presentations, short writings, meeting minutes, agendas, articles, reports, photographs, correspondence, memberships, degrees, awards, and clippings. Major subjects include Durham, North Carolina; nursing; obstetrics and gynecology; women physicians; women's health; and Watts Hospital. Materials range in date from 1928 to 2000 with the bulk ranging from 1967 to 1975.
Elizabeth Bullitt Oral History Interview, October 18, 2005 1 interview (2 master audio cassette tapes, 2 use audio cassette tapes, and 1 transcript)
Includes 1 oral history interview with Dr. Elizabeth Bullitt conducted on October 18, 2005 by Jessica Roseberry.In this interview, Bullitt discusses her experiences as a female physician in the field of neurosurgery; the Department of Surgery and Division of Neurosurgery at Duke University; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; women in medicine; and women physicians.
Elizabeth Hodges Nursing Memorabilia, 1963-1966 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Includes personal photographs, newspaper clippings, and programs for the Duke University School of Nursing pin presentation and graduation exercises. The material dates from 1963 to 1966.