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Herman Beerman Papers

UPT 50 B415

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Summary Information

Repository:
University of Pennsylvania: University Archives and Records Center
Creator:
Beerman, Herman, 1901-
Title:
Herman Beerman Papers
Date [bulk]:
1965-1978
Date [inclusive]:
1923-1981
Call Number:
UPT 50 B415
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet
Language:
English
ABSTRACT:
Herman Beerman (1901-1995) received his B.A. in 1923, his M.D. in 1927, and his Sc.D. in 1935 all from the University of Pennsylvania. He served an internship at the Mt. Sinai Hospital and his residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania before his appointment in the both the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Department of Dermatology. The papers consist of correspondence, 1923, 1965-1978; copies of his curriculum vitae; information on the dinner held in his honor by the History of Dermatology Society in 1981; clippings; photographic prints; and other miscellaneous papers.
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Biography/History

Herman Beerman was born in 1901 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. He received his B.A. in 1923, his M.D. in 1927, and his Sc.D. in 1935 all from the University of Pennsylvania. He served an internship at the Mt. Sinai Hospital and his residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Beerman continued his career at the University of Pennsylvania in the School of Medicine and the Graduate School of Medicine in the Departments of Dermatology. He was honored with Emeritus status in 1970. He died in Philadelphia 1995.

Scope and Contents

The papers of Herman Beerman consist of correspondence, 1923, 1965-1978; copies of his curriculum vitae; information on the dinner held in his honor by the History of Dermatology Society in 1981; clippings; photographic prints; and other miscellaneous papers.

ARRANGEMENT

The papers of Herman Beerman are organized into two series: Correspondence and General File.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Pennsylvania: University Archives and Records Center,  1995

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Theresa R. Snyder

Access Restrictions

Access to collections is granted in accordance with the Protocols for the University Archives and Records Centers.

PROVENANCE

Donated by Hulda Friedhoff Edelstein in 1995 (accession 1995:58).

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine.
Occupation(s)
  • Dermatologists--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
Subject(s)
  • Dermatology--Study and teaching--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.

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Collection Inventory

Correspondence.
Box Folder

1923.

1 1

1965.

1 2

1966-1968.

1 3

1969.

1 4

1970-1974.

1 5

1975-1978.

1 6

General File.

Box Folder

Curriculum Vitae.

1 7

History of Dermatology Society dinner, 1981.

1 8

Professional Organizations Miscellaneous.

1 9

Lectures/Speeches.

1 10

Publications.

1 11

University of Pennsylvania Class of 1927 Medicine.

1 12

Tribute, 1965.

1 13

Photographic prints.

1 14

Press Releases.

1 15

Clippings.

1 16