Guide to the Dain L. Tasker Letterbooks AS.095

Finding aid prepared by Audra Eagle Yun
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
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University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, 92623-9557
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Title: Dain L. Tasker letterbooks
Identifier/Call Number: AS.095
Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 Linear feet (1 box)
Date (inclusive): 1900-1938
Abstract: The collection consists of two volumes of carbon copy letterbooks owned by Dain L. Tasker, an early faculty member of the Pacific School of Osteopathy and Infirmary (later the California College of Medicine, incorporated into the University of California, Irvine). Tasker's books represent outgoing correspondence from 1900-1906 and 1913-1938 of this faculty member of the College, who instigated the recognition of the separate D.O. degree in 1914.
Creator: Tasker, Dain L., 1872-1964.

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Collection Scope and Content Summary

The collection consists of two volumes of carbon copy letterbooks owned by Dain L. Tasker, an early faculty member of the Pacific School of Osteopathy and Infirmary (later the California College of Medicine, incorporated into the University of California, Irvine). Tasker's books represent outgoing correspondence from 1900-1906 and 1913-1938 of this faculty member of the College, who instigated the recognition of the separate D.O. degree in 1914.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Medical educators
Osteopathic medicine -- California -- History.
Osteopathic medicine -- Study and teaching -- California