Name and location of repository
Level of description
UEMOTO Merry ABCC-RERF papers
- 1965-1983 (Creation)
0.0625 cubic feet (1 folder) (36 photographs)
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Scope and content
This collection consists of 36 photos measuring about 5 x 3.5 inches. The photos document events related to the Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission or the Radiation Effects Research Foundation from the years 1965 to 1983. The photos show ABCC director George Darling and as well as SHIGEMATSU Itsuzo. Most of the individuals are not identified. UEMOTO Merry, who visited the McGovern Historical Collections research center October 18 and October 19, 2012 along with Dr. Jack Schull, donated the photos. Ms. UEMOTO is a native of Hawaii and now is a permanent resident of Hiroshima, Japan. She served for many years as the secretary for Dr. Schull while he was in Japan. The collection is contained in the Small Manuscript Collection (SMS) within one folder measuring 0.0625 cubic feet.
Subjects: ABCC, RERF, George Darling, SHIGEMATSU Itsuzo
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Conditions governing access
Open for research.
The photos are in excellent condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
Copyright restrictions may apply.
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Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by UEMOTO Merry, who visited the McGovern Historical Collections research center October 18 and 19, 2012 along with Dr. Jack Schull.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
No accruals are expected for this collection.
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Existence and location of originals
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Related archival materials
- Citation: UEMOTO Merry ABCC-RERF papers; MS 162; 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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Minimally processed by Philip Montgomery, 2012