Howard T. Barkley, MD papers

Elementos de identidad

Código de referencia

MS 028

Nombre y localización del repositorio

Nivel de descripción

Colección

Título

Howard T. Barkley, MD papers

Fecha(s)

  • 1930-1980 (Creación)

Extensión

2.25 cubic feet (3 boxes)

Nombre del productor

(1901-1981)

Historia biográfica

Howard T. Barkley, Sr. was born in Tucson, AZ on November 30, 1901. He graduated from the University of Arizona in 1931 with his Bachelor's degree and the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons with a MD in 1935. He first served as an intern at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York before going to the Presbyterian Hospital, also of New York, to serve as a surgical resident. He received further training at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor before moving permanetnly to Houston, TX in 1941.

During World War II he served as a flight surgeon for the United States Army Air Corps, reaching the rank of lieutenant colonel. He was an associate of professor of clinical surgery at Baylor College of Medicine from 1943-1980 and chief of thoracic surgery at MD Anderson Hospital from 1944-1968. Barkley also served on the staff of Hermann Hospital in Houston from 1942 to 1972, and as chief of thoracic surgery there from 1944-1968. In 1948 he was appointed chairman of the medical staff at Houston AntiTubercular Clinic. Barkley served in a variety of capacities for different regional medical organizations. Barkley served as president of the Houston Surgical Society in 1952, the Texas Tuberculosis Association from 1956-1958, the Harris County Medical Society in 1967, and the Houston chapter of the American Tuberculosis Association. He served as vice president of the National Tuberculosis Association in 1963-1964. He was a founding member of the American Association of Thoracic Surgery in 1948 and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons in 1964.

Howard T. Barkley died on January 26, 1981.

Área de contenido y estructura

Alcance y contenido

The Howard T. Barkley, MD papers (MS 028) contains degrees, licenses, newsletters, clippings, photographs, certificates, awards, and a book that document the career of Dr. Howard T. Barkley in thoracic surgery. The collection primarily focuses on Dr. Barkley's academic and professional achievements; however, there is a small series on his personal life as well as a collection of photographs. The collection consists of 3 boxes (1 document and 2 oversized) and equals 2.25 cubic feet. The materials are in good condition.

Sistema de arreglo

Condiciones de acceso y uso de los elementos

Condiciones de acceso

Unrestricted. Material is open for research.

Acceso físico

Acceso técnico

Condiciones

Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the repository, McGovern Historical Center.

Idiomas del material

  • inglés
  • español

Escritura(s) de los documentos

  • latín

Notas sobre las lenguas y escrituras

Instrumentos de descripción

Generated finding aid

Elementos de adquisición y valoración

Historial de custodia

Origen del ingreso

Gifted from Mrs. Howard T. Barkley in 1982.

Valoración, selección y eliminación

Acumulaciones

No accurals are expected for this collection.

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Unidades de descripción relacionadas.

IC 098 HAM-TMC Library Historical Photograph Collection; IC 034 San Jacinto Lung Association records; MS 017 Joe R. Gandy; MS 210 Judson L. Taylor, MD papers

Elemento notas

Notas especializadas

  • Mención: Howard T. Barkley, MD papers; MS 028; 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.

Identificador/es alternativo(os)

TARO

00163

Área de control de la descripción

Reglas o convenciones

Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS)

Fuentes

Nota del archivista

Photographs reincorporated into collection from IC 098 TMC Library Historical Photograph Collection. Photographs were originally donated by Dr. Barkley in 1982.

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