Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Health Sciences Historical Collection, 1815-2004 [1867-2004]; Box and Folder; University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University in the City of New York.
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Series VI: Vanderbilt Clinic, 1912-1916
This series consists of the correspondence of Dr. Francis Carter Wood, Secretary of the Board of Managers of the Vanderbilt Clinic and Director of Cancer Research at Columbia University. Subjects include tuberculosis, gonorrhea, syphilis, tonsil surgeries, and monetary donations to the Clinic, standards for different Clinics, remodeling and installations of equipment in the Clinic, and staff appointments and resignations. The correspondence also includes letters from doctors and leaders of the Associated Out-Patient Clinics of New York, as well as with Columbia University leaders, such President Nicholas Murray Butler.