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Alexis Carrel scrapbook, 1908-1919
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Folder 1

Scrapbook leaves. 1908-1919

Physical Description: 10 leaves

Scope and Content Note

numerous newspaper clippings glued to one or both sides of the leaves, taken from English- and French-language publications


a minority of the reports deal with antivisection attacks and activities directed against Dr.Carrel and his work; the majority either consist of neutral reporting or are overtly admiring
Folder 2

Additional newspaper and magazine stories. 1910-1919

Scope and Content Note

more extensive newspaper stories in English and French, two of which focus partly on Mme. Carrel; an article from "The Oulook" by Earl Mayo, "Big battles against disease: the advance in surgery"
Box 3

Autograph letters. 1910

Scope and Content Note

not all letters bear a time or place of origin; four are dated 1910, and come from Ohio, New York, Chicago, and Philadelphia
Folder 4

Miscellaneous items.

Scope and Content Note

snapshot; Liberty Bonds flyer; envelope
Folder 5

"Time: the weekly newsmagazine". 1935 September 16

Scope and Content Note

cover portrait of Dr. Alexis Carrel, and story in "Medicine" section