Item Details

Found in Philip S. Hench Walter Reed Yellow Fever Collection circa 1800-circa 1998 bulk 1863-1974

Series XVI. Edward Hook additions
inclusive1880/1998circa 1880-circa 1998
bulk1898/1901bulk 1898-1901
Digital Repository PIDViU-HUSuva-lib:2232367
1 box

Series XVI. Edward Hook additions consists of copies of letters, articles, and photographs relating to the yellow fever experiments that had been collected by Edward W. Hook, Jr, a professor of medicine at the University of Virginia. The bulk of this series is comprised of copies of a small collection of James Carroll's correspondence. The original versions of Carroll's correspondence are not housed at the University of Virginia. In addition to the Carroll letters, this series also includes, but is not limited to the following:

  • photographs of Walter Reed and others related to the yellow fever experiments;
  • copies of some of Theodore E. Woodward's works relating to James Carroll and yellow fever;
  • and exhibition materials.

Items in Series XVI. date from around 1880 to around 1998 with the bulk of the items dating from 1898 to 1901.

655aatexhibit scripts
655aatletters (correspondence)