Series 1 - Professional correspondence

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Professional correspondence

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  • between approximately 1922 and 1940 (Creation)

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The series consists of professional correspondence, including both incoming and outgoing letters to Abbott and sent by her. Many letters discuss specific cases and autopsies. Letters are often accompanied by reprints, notes, electrocardiograms, and photographs.

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These letters are part of Accession 606. They were moved into a separate series and described on the item level. Abbott Letters A-L were originally part of Accession 606, file 13; Abbott Letters H-Z were originally part of Accession 606, file 18. The Minute Book currently found as part of file 15 in this series was originally donated as part of file 13.

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