Manuscript Collections

The Manuscript Collection contain materials from prominent physicians and others that were influential in the Texas Medical Center, the Atomic Bomb Casuality Commission and in American Rheumatology. The collection contains correspondence, speeches, reprints, financial records, photographs and audiotapes.

The following is a list of the individual collections the McGovern Research Center holds, including the size of each collection. Individuals are physicians, unless shown as otherwise. Collections with print guides are designated. Click on the collection title for available finding aids or consult the Finding Aids list.

Last NameTitleCollection No.SubjectInstitution
JohnsonHerman Johnson, MD Papers (7 cubic feet)1Obstetrics-Gynecology 
BertnerErnst W. Bertner, MD Papers (8 cubic feet)2Obstetrics and GynecologyTexas Medical Center
WolfE. Trowbridge Wolf, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)3Internal Medicine 
SeyboldWilliam D. Seybold Papers (PDF) (52 cubic feet)4Surgery 
BairdV.C. Baird, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)5Industrial Medicine 
O'HeeronMichael K. O'Heeron, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)6Urology 
BruchHilde Bruch, MD Papers (56 cubic feet)7Psychiatry 
BurdonKenneth Burdon, PhD Papers (1 cubic foot)8Microbiology/Immunology 
StorkWalter J. Stork, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)9Radiology 
HalpertBela Halpert, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)10Pathology 
BatesWilliam Bates Papers (18 cubic feet)11Attorney 
KasselDorothea Kassel, RN Papers (2 cubic foot)12Occupational Health Nurse 
BickelLaura C. Bickel, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)13Pediatrics 
FieldsWilliam Fields, MD Papers (3 cubic foot)14Neurology 
MelnickJoesph Melnick, PhD Papers (109 cubic feet)15Polio reprints. Virus Research 
BlattnerRussell J. Blattner, MD Papers (12 cubic feet)16Pediatrics 
GandyJoe R. Gandy, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)17Surgery 
KitSaul Kit, PhD Papers (1 cubic foot)18Biochemistry 
Benyesh-MelnickMatilda Benyesh-Melnick, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)19Psychiatry 
DmochowskiLeon Dmochowski, PhD Papers (1 cubic foot)20OncologyUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
McGovernJohn P. McGovern, MD Collection of Texas Historical Medical Documents21  
KarnakyKarl Karnaky, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)22Gynecology 
HoffHebbel Hoff, DPhil Papers (2 cubic foot)23Physiology 
AndrewsTom A. Andrews, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)24Urology 
BloomSamuel Bloom, PhD Papers (1 cubic foot)25Psychiatry 
CadyLee D. Cady, MD Papers (50 cubic feet)26Veterans Hospital and Methodist Hospital 
HaasFelix Haas, PhD Papers (51 cubic feet)27 University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
BarkleyHoward Barkley, MD Papers (3 cubic feet)28Thoracic Surgery 
GreenwoodJames Greenwood, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)29Neurology 
RodgersL. Rodney Rodgers, MD Papers (4 cubic feet)30Internal Medicine 
SchnurSidney Schnur, MD Papers (6 cubic feet)31Cardiovascular 
HartgravesRuth Hartgraves, MD Papers (36 cubic feet)32Obstetrics-Gynecology 
LevyMoise D. Levy, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)33Rheumatology 
LedbetterPaul V. Ledbetter, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)34Internal Medicine 
SutowWataru W. Sutow, MD Papers (43 cubic feet)35PediatricsAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission. University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
PhillipsJohn Roberts Phillips MD and Rebecca Jane Hall Phillips, RN Papers (10 cubic feet)36Surgery 
BlairRobert K Blair, MD Papers37Internal Medicine 
PrinceHomer E. Prince, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)38Allergy 
PokornyAlex D. Pokorny, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)39Psychiatry 
BangsJack Bangs, PhD and Tina Bangs, PhD Papers (3 cubic feet)40 Speech and Hearing Institute
MeynierMaurice J. Meynier, Jr., MD Papers (12 cubic feet)41Obstetrics-Gynecology 
MoursundWalter H. Moursund, MD (1884-1959) Papers (4 cubic feet)42Internal MedicineBaylor College of Medicine
CooleyDenton A. Cooley, MD Papers (2 cubic feet)43Cardiology 
TaylorH. Grant Taylor, MD Papers (23 cubic feet)44OncologyAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission. University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
OhlhausenSidney Gordon Ohlhausen, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)45Family Practice 
DippelA. Louis Dippel, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)46Obstetrics-Gynecology 
GreerAlvis Greer, MD (1885-1975) Papers (1 cubic foot)47Internal Medicine/Chest Surgery 
GreenbergJoanne Greenberg Papers (1 cubic foot)48Correspondence with Hilde Bruch, MD: MS Collection 7 
DoakEdmund K. Doak, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)49Internal Medicine 
KelseyMavis P. Kelsey, MD Papers (40 cubic feet)50Internal Medicine 
BlockerTruman G. Blocker, MD Papers (3 cubic feet)51SurgeryUniversity of Texas Medical Branch
EhniGeorge I. Ehni, MD Papers (8 cubic feet)52Neurology 
BrewerEarl J. Brewer, MD Papers (48 cubic feet)53RheumatologyBaylor College of Medicine
DesmondMurdina Desmond, MD Papers (3.5 cubic foot)54Pediatrics 
CodyClaude C. Cody, III, MD Papers (3 cubic feet)55Otolaryngology 
HildJack R. Hild, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)56Pediatrics 
HugginsRussell A. Huggins, PhD Papers (1 cubic foot)57PhysiologyBaylor College of Medicine
CopelandDonna R. Copeland, PhD Papers (3 cubic feet)58PediatricsUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
DreizenSamuel Dreizen, DDS, MD Papers (31 cubic feet)59 University of Texas Dental Branch
LevyBarnet M. Levy, DDS Papers (1 cubic foot)60 University of Texas Dental Branch
KelseyJohn Kelsey, MD Papers (4 cubic foot)61Gastroenterology/Internal Medicine 
ParrisSam Parris Papers (2 cubic foot)62 University of Texas Dental Branch
RussellWalter J. Russell, MD Papers (4 cubic feet)63RadiologyAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission
LangeRobert D. Lange, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)64 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
WigodskyHerman Wigodsky, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)65Internal MedicineAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission
HamiltonHoward B. Hamilton, MD Papers (3 cubic foot)66 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
SchullWilliam Schull, PhD Papers (54 cubic feet)67 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission. University of Texas School of Public Health
TessmerCarl F. Tessmer, MD Papers (5 cubic feet)68PathologyAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission
SkjonsbyHarold S. Skjonsby, DDS Papers (2 cubic feet)69 University of Texas Dental Branch
ClarkR. Lee Clark, MD Papers (387 cubic feet)70OncologyUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
ElliottFrederick C. Elliott, DDS Papers (9 cubic feet)71 University of Texas Dental Branch. Texas Medical Center
LevineJack H. Levine, DDS Papers (1 cubic foot)72 University of Texas Dental Branch
MoloneyWilliam Moloney, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)73 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission. (Diary)
KahnEugen Kahn, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)74PsychiatryBaylor College of Medicine
NixonSam Nixon, MD Papers (125 cubic feet)75Family Practice 
HenchPhilip S. Hench Papers (124 cubic foot)76RheumatologyMayo Clinic
RossGriff Ross, MD Papers77Internal Medicine 
GregoryRaymond L. Gregory, MD, PhD Papers (1 cubic foot)78  
DuffIvan Duff, MD Papers (2 cubic feet)79RheumatologyAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission
McCartyDaniel J. McCarty, MD Papers (3 cubic feet)80Rheumatology 
PolleyHoward F. Polley, MD Papers (2 cubic feet)81Rheumatology 
SheltonElwin L. Shelton, Jr., MD Papers (1 cubic foot)82Surgery 
PruessnerHarold Pruessner, MD Papers (2 cubic feet)83Family Practice 
CatlinFrancis Catlin, MD Papers (71 cubic feet)84Pediatric Otolaryngology 
FernbachDonald J. Fernbach, MD Papers (31 cubic foot)85Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 
HarringtonPaul R. Harrington, MD Papers86Orthopedics 
DeckerJohn L. Decker, MD Papers (33 cubic feet)88Rheumatology 
NeelJames V. Neel, PhD Papers (19 cubic feet)89 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
DurhamMylie Durham, MD (1893-1962) Papers (1 cubic foot)90Surgery. Oral History 
CrainDarrell Crain, MD Papers (3 cubic feet)91Rheumatology 
PutnamFrank W. Putnam, MD Papers (2 cubic feet)92 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission/Radiation Effects Research Foundation
KastenbaumMarvin A. Kastenbaum, PhD Papers (1.5 cubic feet)93 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
PetersonLysle H. Peterson, MD Papers (6 cubic feet)94Cardiology 
AndersonRaymond Anderson, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)95 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
KnobilErnst Knobil, PhD Papers (71 cubic feet)96Physiology/EndocrinologyUniversity of Texas Medical School
FolleyJarett Folley, MD Papers (1 cubic foot)97Internal MedicineAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission
ArmstrongJohn T. Armstrong, Jr., MD Papers (5 cubic feet)98Gynecology 
SpencerWilliam Spencer, MD Papers (11 cubic feet)99PediatricsThe Institute for Rehabilitation and Research
BeebeGilbert Beebe, PhD Papers (6 cubic feet)100 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission/Radiation Effects Research Foundation
MillerRobert W. Miller, MD Papers101OncologyAtomic Bomb Casualty Commission
HickeyRobert Hickey, MD Papers (2 cubic foot)102OncologyUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
ChapmanDon Chapman, MD Papers (5 cubic feet)103Cardiology/Medical Writing 
SteeleJames H. Steele, DVM, MPH Papers (14 cubic feet)104EpidemiologyUniversity of Texas School of Public Health
PrestonJane H. Preston, MD Papers (7 cubic feet)105Psychiatry 
MuradFerid Murad, MD Papers (3 cubic feet)106Internal MedicineUniversity of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
RussellWilliam O. Russell, MD Papers (30 cubic feet)107Pathology 
CresonDaniel L. Creson, MD, PhD Papers (27 cubic feet)108PsychiatryUniversity of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
CharalampousKanellos D. Charalampous, MD Papers109PsychiatryUniversity of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
PatonDavid Paton, MD Papers110OpththalmologyBaylor College of Medicine
RenfertHenry Renfert, MD Papers (1.5 cubic foot)111EndocrinologyAustin, Texas
BelskyJoseph L. Belsky, MD Papers (8 cubic feet)112 Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
PruittRaymond D. Pruitt, MD Papers (6 cubic feet)113CardiologyBaylor College of Medicine
CopelandMurray M. Copeland, PhD Papers114Oncology 
McGovernJohn P. McGovern, MD Papers115Allergy 
CutlerJohn Earl Cutler, MD Papers116Family Practice 
MerrillJoseph Merrill, MD Papers117Internal Medicine 
JensenFrancine Jensen, MD Papers118Public Health 
GreenbergStanley Donald Greenberg, MD Papers119Pathology 
VossWilliam R. Voss, DVM Collection120Veterninary Medicine 
PughMartha Pugh, MD Papers121Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 
 Women Physicians (1.5 cubic foot)123  
RuizRichard S. Ruiz, MD Papers (2 cubic feet)150OphthalmologyHermann Eye Center
FredHerbert Fred, MD Papers (112 cubic feet)159Internal MedicineUniversity of Texas Health Science Cente-Houston