[Pamphlet: John P. McGovern Hall of Medical History]

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Pamphlet for the John P. Govern Hall of History that features the Hall of Medicine sculpture series created by Doris Appel. The pamphlet gives historical information on each of the medical figures featured in the sculpture colelction before finally giving a brief biographical section on Doris Appel.

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[9] p. : ill. ; 23 x 10 cm.

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University of Texas. Medical Branch. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: Doris Appel Papers and was provided by Moody Medical Library, UT to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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The Moody Medical Library provides a place for medical students and faculty of UTMB to advance their study of medicine. The library contains “one of the world’s great historical collections of books and manuscripts in the history of medicine" in the Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections.

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Pamphlet for the John P. Govern Hall of History that features the Hall of Medicine sculpture series created by Doris Appel. The pamphlet gives historical information on each of the medical figures featured in the sculpture colelction before finally giving a brief biographical section on Doris Appel.

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[9] p. : ill. ; 23 x 10 cm.

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Doris Appel Papers

Doris Appel’s sculptures appear in libraries, universities, and medical institutions across the country. Her most monumental installation is the Hall of Medical History, which she created in two nearly identical versions. One is installed at the Boston University School of Medicine and the other is in the foyer of the Ashbel Smith Building (“Old Red”) at UTMB. This exhibit features twelve eight-foot tall sculptures of medical pioneers including Hippocrates, William Harvey, Louis Pasteur, and Marie Curie.

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  • July 8, 2019, 12:49 p.m.

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University of Texas. Medical Branch. [Pamphlet: John P. McGovern Hall of Medical History], pamphlet, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1161576/: accessed September 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Moody Medical Library, UT.