Michael K. O'Heeron, MD papers

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MS 006

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Michael K. O'Heeron, MD papers


  • 1946-1974 (Creation)


.75 cubic feet (2 boxes)

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Biographical history

Michael K. O’Heeron, MD (1908-1980) was a clinical professor of urology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. He also worked in the urology department at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Houston, TX.

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Scope and content

Michael K. O’Heeron, MD papers contain materials such as photographs, journals, articles, conference, office and personal notes that he produced during his tenure at Baylor College of Medicine and St. Joseph’s Hospital. Correspondences with the State Medical Association of Texas, the University of Nuevo Leon, International College of Surgeons in particular Dr. Julio Pow Sang, and the IV Peruvian Conference on Urology are included. The collection is 0.75 cubic feet (2 boxes). The materials are in good condition.

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This collection is arranged into the following series.

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This material is open for research. Some restrictions may apply. Please consult with an Archivst.

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Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce should be secured from the repository.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Materials were donated by Dr. T. J. Williams on June 1, 1978.

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No additions are expected.

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Photographs of Michael K. O’Heeron, MD are located in IC 098 TMC Library Historical Photograph Collection, P-938 and N-1136.

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  • Processing information: Dr. O’Heeron’s collection encompasses two boxes of papers and a few photographs that are in good condition. Materials are separated into manila folders by specific topics.
  • Citation: Michael K. O'Heeron, MD papers; MS 006; 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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Finding aid based on DACS ( Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

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Archivist's note

Finding aid prepared by Kimberly Stetler.

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