Texas Medical Center
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Dates: 1894-2012; Majority of material found within 1914-1986
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Found in: University of Houston Libraries Special Collections / Tinsley Texas Medical Center History Manuscript
Scope and Contents "The Texas Medical Center: A History of the Founding Years, 1941-1980" is an unpublished photocopied typescript (232 pages) consisting of a preface, nine chapters, and a bibliography. In this manuscript, completed sometime during 1982-1983, Tinsley connects the role of local philanthropy, development of federal funding priorities, and the national escalation of focus on cancer research to explain the unique growth and renown of the Texas Medical Center. The manuscript covers medical...