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Records of the Librarian, 1909-1916 Northwestern University Medical School

 Collection
Identifier: 18/5/1

  • Staff Only
These records comprise the correspondence of Medical School librarians Dr. Walter Herman Buhlig (1908-1913) and Selma Schneider (1913-1927) from 1909 to 1916. Arranged in chronological order, the correspondence relates mainly to the purchase of library materials from various publishers and booksellers; however, some letters and memoranda between 1913 and 1916 pertain to the examination schedules established by the Medical School registrar.

Dates

  • 1909-1916

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact us at archives@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3136 to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Abstract

These records comprise the correspondence of Medical School librarians Dr. Walter Herman Buhlig (1908-1913) and Selma Schneider (1913-1927) from 1909 to 1916. Arranged in chronological order, the correspondence relates mainly to the purchase of library materials from various publishers and booksellers; however, some letters and memoranda between 1913 and 1916 pertain to the examination schedules established by the Medical School registrar.

Arrangement Note

Records are arranged in chronological order.

Method of Acquisition

The records in this series were separated from the records of the Northwestern University Medical School (accession #97-113), which had been transferred to the University Archives on June 30, 1997 by Ron Sims.

Separated Materials

None.

Processing Information

Rae Sikula; July 1999
Title
Guide to the Records of the Librarian, 1909-1916 Northwestern University Medical School
Author
Rae Sikula
Date
01/07/1999
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3354