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Guide to the Norman Shumway Project Videorecordings
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Videorecordings (beta source tapes with some VHS window dubs) that were created and/or compiled to be used for a film on Norman E. Shumway; included are interviews, medical procedures, television appearances, films, and other sources. In addition to Shumway, persons represented in the tapes include Bruce A. Reitz, Keith Reemtsma, Eugene Dong, Fred Cross, F. John Lewis, Adrian Kantrowitz, Herb Warden, Sara Shumway, C. Walton Lillehei, Roy Cohn, Vaughn A. Starnes, and Richard Lower. Collection also includes clippings, articles, press releases, and other materials pertaining to people interviewed for the project and to the issues of heart surgery and transplants.
Noted heart transplant pioneer, Shumway has been surgeon and professor at the Stanford University School of Medicine since 1958.
16 Linear feet
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Access: use of some tapes may require transfer to a different format.