Name and location of repository
Level of description
Sara Rozin papers
- 1990s (Creation)
0.25 cubic feet (1 box)
Name of creator
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
The Sara Rozin papers consists of photographs related to Sara Rozin’s work with Dr. Armin Weinberg and radiation effects and events projects in Kazakhstan and Russia. The program was organized mostly through the United Methodist Health Initiative. Three videos (VHS) related to her daughter’s wedding in 1993 were digitized and are stored in the digital collection drive (DCD). The original cassettes were returned to the donor. During the reception a rabbi sang the Chernobyl Song. A clip of it has been extracted and stored with the other video files. The material is in English, Russian, and Hebrew. Collection consists of one box equaling 0.25 cubic feet and contains 202 photographs and digital video files. Digital files are stored in the digital collection drive (DCD).
Subjects: Radiation Effects and Events
System of arrangement
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Conditions governing access
Materials are in good condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the repository, McGovern Historical Center.
Languages of the material
Scripts of the material
Language and script notes
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Immediate source of acquisition
Sara Rozin donated the materials on 3/17/2017 at Dr. Jack Schull's 95th birthday dinner.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Accruals are expected.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related archival materials
- Citation: Sara Rozin papers; MS 206; 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.
- Processing information: Photographs were originally in three large frames and a scrapbook. They were de-framed and removed from scrapbook. Photographs rehoused into document boxes, using acid-free folders and preservers. Photographs will be digitized.
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Rules or conventions
Processed by Karen Weinberg and Sandra Yates, 2019.