Bela Halpert, MD papers

Zone d'identification


MS 010

Niveau de description



Bela Halpert, MD papers


  • 1875-1965 (Production)


.75 cubic foot (2 boxes)

Nom du producteur


Notice biographique

Bela Halpert was born in Hungary in 1896. He received his medical degree from the German University in Prague. He held positions as pathologist, instructor, professor, and fellow at German University, Johns Hopkins Medical School, University of Chicago, William Harvey Cushing Memorial Hospital, Yale University as well as various institutions in New Orleans and Oklahoma. He came to Houston in 1949 where he served as chief of laboratory services for the Veterans Administration and professor of pathology at Baylor College of Medicine.

Citation: Baker, Marilyn M. The History of Pathology in Texas. Texas Society of Pathologists, 1996. pp. 169-170.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

The Bela Halpert, MD papers consists of 2 boxes and contains photographs, biographical information, letters, and reprints, that document the career and research of Dr. Halpert and Dr. Carl Langenbuch.

Mode de classement

This collection is arranged into the following series.

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

Accès physique

Accès technique

Conditions de reproduction

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

Langue des documents

Écriture des documents

Notes de langue et graphie

Instruments de recherche

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Éléments d'acquisition et d'évaluation

Historique de la conservation


Source immédiate d'acquisition

Bela Halpert, MD donated the papers to the Houston Academy of Medicine – Texas Medical Center Library. The Collection was received and organized by Elizabeth White. The material underwent minimal in-house conservation by the archivists. The Collection was processed to Tier Level 2 by Albert Duran, project archivist under the direction of the McGovern Archivist from early April 2016.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation


No accurals are expected for this collection.

Sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

Sources complémentaires

The following are other manuscript collections related to Pathology:

MS 068 Carl F Tessmer, MD papers

MS 107 William O. Russell, MD papers

MS 119 Stanely Greenberg, MD papers

Descriptions associées

Élément de notes

Note générale

Notes spécialisées

  • Citation: Bela Halpert, MD papers; MS 010; 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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Zone du contrôle de la description

Règles ou conventions

Finding aid based on DACS ( Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Sources utilisées

Note de l'archiviste

The Collection was reviewed to establish or re-establish the order. Materials were mostly already interleaved with archival bond. Original Order of the collection has been maintained. The folders are arranged as they were received from Dr. Halpert. The folder headings are those he assigned or are taken from the envelopes.

Note de l'archiviste

Finding aid prepared by Albert Duran.


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Localisation physique

  • Tablette: 6.43