Bernard M. Barrett papers

Identity elements

Reference code

MS 127

Level of description

Collection

Title

Bernard M. Barrett papers

Date(s)

  • 1951-1982 (Creation)

Extent

9 cubic feet (18 boxes)

Name of creator

(1944-)

Biographical history

Bernard M. Barrett, Jr., is a plastic surgeon. He was born May 3, 1944 and graduated from the University of Miami in 1969. He is currently in practice in Houston. His father Bernard M. Barrett, Sr., (February 4, 1917 – September 19, 2001) was an otolaryngologist in Florida.

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Scope and content

Dr. Bernard M. Barrett studied at the University of Miami for his medical degree. His collection documents his involvement in editing and coauthoring different research, books, and articles. The collection includes several edited drafts by Dr. Barrett and his colleagues' drafts he would edit. The most prominent collection of documents surrounding the publication of the book and its editions, "Patient Care in Plastic Surgery," is well documented in the collection. The collection also includes: pamphlets; reports; reprints; correspondence; letters; memos; research; advertisements; and financial records.

Subjects: cosmetic surgery, plastic surgery, skin grafts

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Conditions governing access

Open for research.

Physical access

Materials are in good condition.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

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None.

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Custodial history

Deed-5

Immediate source of acquisition

Source is unknown. Assumed to be creator.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Bernard M. Barrett papers; MS 127; 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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TARO

00240

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