Texas Medical Center Historical Resources Project records

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Reference code

IC 084

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Texas Medical Center Historical Resources Project records


  • 1970-1991 (Creation)


7.75 cubic feet (8 boxes)

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Scope and content

The Texas Medical Center Historical Resources Project records contains oral histories of notable Texas Medical Center (TMC) personalities associated with the founding of or early years of the TMC. This collection contains primarily videotapes, some of which have been transferred to DVDs.

Some copyright restrictions may apply. Signed releases by the interviewees are not available as of October 2010.

Subjects: Don Macon, Texas Medical Center, oral history

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Physical access

Materials are in good condition. Some tape degradation has been found.

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Languages of the material

  • English

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Finding aids

Item-level inventory should be completed November 2019.

Uploaded finding aid

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Immediate source of acquisition

Source is unknown. Assumed to be the creator. Many videos were part of the library's circulating collection.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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  • Citation: Texas Medical Center Historical Resources Project records; IC 084; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

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Archivist's note

Inventory prepared by Sandra Yates, 2019.

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