Guide to the Papers of Radford C. Tanzer, circa 1921 - 2004Manuscript ML-102

Box & Folder List

Series 1, The Papers of Radford Tanzer,

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Box: 1

Clinical papers (file drawer name) file pattern materials-compression structure...

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Pattern Material, undated
  • Folder: 2, Professional Correspondence (Correspondence with doctors around the world), 1972-1981
  • Folder: 3, Private Cases M-Z Personal letters from patients, 1971-1980
  • Folder: 4, Auricle Symposium Correspondence (Correspondence about the preliminary planning of the 1973 Symposium, and about the results), 1971-1973
  • Folder: 5, Symposium on Reconstruction of the Auricle (book): Includes book reviews of, and correspondence for the planning of, Tanzer's book., 1973-1974
  • Folder: 6, Auricle Registants (Surveys sent to colleagues to gage interest in a possible symposium; list of registrants)., 1971-1973
  • Folder: 7, Auricle Symposium Meeting Items (Meeting agendas for the planning of the 1973 symposium), 1972-1973
  • Folder: 8, Auricle Symposium Program (5 copies of program, a blank course evaluation form, and an announcement letter written by Tanzer), 1972-1973
  • Folder: 9, Auricle Symposium (1973) Publicity Planning, publicity, and programs from the symposium in Charlottesville, VA. Programs from previous symposiums., 1963-1973
  • Folder: 10, Congenital Defects Articles on the topic, written by various medical professionals., 1939-1964
  • Folder: 11, Craniofacial Symposium (handwritten notes, a photograph of the doctors who attended, and symposium brochure), 1971
  • Folder: 12, Hand - Dupuytren's Disease C. (Articles on the topic, written by various medical professionals), 1951-1968
  • Folder: 13, Hand - Dupuytren's Disease C. (paper) (Includes index cards, surveys to patients, articles written by other doctors, and notes and a first draft of a paper), 1941-1957
  • Folder: 14, Hand - Thumb Articles and pamphlets written by both Tanzer and by other medical professionals., 1938-1964
  • Folder: 15, Hopsital: OR Procedures (Booklet of materials and procedures for over 40 surgeries; packet of operative classifications), undated
  • Folder: 16, Hospital Personnel (Lists and photos of hospital interns; copies of "Hitchcock Highlights" newsletter), 1953-1970
  • Folder: 17, Hopsital OR & Dressing Room Inventory (Lists and data sheets from Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital), 1955-1967
  • Folder: 18, Miscellaneous: Different journals and publications, 1944-1957
  • Folder: 19, Webster 1: Publications by Jerome P. Webster and/or from the Jerome P. Webster Library of Plastic Surgery (Columbia University)., 1933-1959
  • Folder: 20, Webster 2 Materials relating to Jerome P. Webster, 1955-1981
  • Folder: 21, Wound Healing: Publications on wound healing, 1944-1971
  • Folder: 22, Private Cases A-L: Personal letters from patients, 1971-1980
  • Folder: 23, Flynn 3rd Edition: Materials relating to Tanzer's contributions on a book titled Hand Surgery (3rd edition)., 1977-1980
  • Folder: 24, Compression Neuropathy. Two original papers: one titled Compression Neuropathies of Upper Extremity, one titled Carpal Tunnel Syndrome., 1965
  • Folder: 25, Thumb Reconstruction (Paper). Original copies of the paper "Reconstruction of the Thumb" and original photos/materials used in the paper., 1948
  • Folder: 26, Prevention of Postoperative Hematoma In Surgery of the Hand (includes original reports and photographs), 1952
  • Folder: 27, Prevention of Postoperative Hematoma By Use of the Compression Suture (original reports and photographs), 1955

Box: 2

Clinical files, File Paper interdigital-Papers 1925-1935; Non-clinical files, Current Events-RCT; Travel Files, file West Indies 1938-Europe Trip, 1959 Misc.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Paper: Correction of Interdigital Burn Contractures of the Hand (Drafts of the paper, photos, and sketches), undated
  • Folder: 2, Papers written by Tanzer, 1925-1935
  • Folder: 3, Current Events: Programs from local (NH) performances., 1988-1989
  • Folder: 4, Current Events: Programs from mostly local (NH) performances and sporting events., 1986-1987
  • Folder: 5, Current Events: Programs from mostly local (NH) performances., 1977-1982
  • Folder: 6, Dartmouth College: Newspaper and magazine articles about Dartmouth College; Programs from College events (including materials from the Hopkins Center inauguration), 1962-1980
  • Folder: 7, Army RCT: Christmas greeting programs from Bushnell General Hospital (1942), Cushing General Hospital (1944), 1942, 1942
  • Folder: 8, West Indies 1938: Paraphernalia from a personal trip., 1937-1938
  • Folder: 9, European Trip 1959: Maps, folders, cards, 1959
  • Folder: 10, Western Trip 1946 and 1951: Pamphlets and postcards from personal trip to the American Southwest, 1946, 1951
  • Folder: 11, Quebec Trip 1947 and 1954: Pamphlets from travel to Quebec, 1947, 1954
  • Folder: 12, Mexico Trip 1950: Pamphlets and postcards, 1950
  • Folder: 13, Bermuda: Items from personal travel, 1952
  • Folder: 14, European Trip 1955: Plans and documentation for driving in France, 1955
  • Folder: 15, European Trip 1959: Misc. items from personal travel, 1959
  • Folder: 16, Virginia: 3 brochures from site-seeing in Virginia, undated

Box: 3

Travel Files, File Europe 1955-Maps-Brazil 1969 and 1972

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Europe 1955: Maps, 1955
  • Folder: 2, Europe 1955: Postcards, pamphlets, 1955
  • Folder: 3, European Trip 1959: Maps, 1959
  • Folder: 4, Brazil - Venezuela: Maps, pamphlets, medical writings, 1971
  • Folder: 5, Caribbean - Virgin Islands: Pamphlets, planning, and an article on Charter Yachting, 1963
  • Folder: 6, Puerto Rico and Jamaica: Pamphlets from and planning of travel to Puerto Rico and Jamaica, 1960-1963
  • Folder: 7, Spain 1965: Postcards, pamphlets, 1965
  • Folder: 8, Yucatan - Guatemala 1966: Pamphlets, maps, receipts, 1966
  • Folder: 9, Rome - Greece 1967: Pamphlets, maps, 3 photos, 1967
  • Folder: 10, Charleston, S.C. 1968: Brochures, 1968
  • Folder: 11, England 1968: Brochures, maps, list of British hand surgeons, 1968
  • Folder: 12, South America and Barbados 1969: Vacation planning, postcards, 1969
  • Folder: 13, Hawaii 1969: Brochures, maps, postcards, 1969
  • Folder: 14, Pacific 1971: Itinerary, brochures, maps, 1971
  • Folder: 15, Brazil 1969, 1972: Brochures, postcards, newspaper clippings, 1969, 1972

Box: 4

Travel File (2nd drawer), files California-Outer banks N.C. 1982

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, California: map, art museum brochure, undated
  • Folder: 2, Brazil 1972: Discussions of a medical paper, 1972
  • Folder: 3, Canada: Maps, travel information, 1982-1983
  • Folder: 4, Canada (Eastern): one postcard, 1979
  • Folder: 5, Canada Algonquin Park: Brochures, undated
  • Folder: 6, Canada - Nova Scotia: Brochures, maps, 1977
  • Folder: 7, Florida and Georgia 1972: Postcards, brochures, 1972
  • Folder: 8, Montreal: Maps, brochures, 1974, 1985
  • Folder: 9, Africa Travel: Newspaper clippings, itineraries, maps, brochures, 1976
  • Folder: 10, Galapagos 1977: Itineraries, photos, notes, a watercolor painting, brochures, postcards, 1977
  • Folder: 11, Portugal 1978: Maps, postcards, 1978
  • Folder: 12, England 1979: Brochures, postcards, map, 1979
  • Folder: 13, Washington 1980: Brochures, visitor's passes to the U.S. House of Representatives, 1980
  • Folder: 14, Italy 1981: Notes, maps, travel guides, 1981
  • Folder: 15, Williamsburg, Longwood, Winterthur 1981: Brochures, postcards, 1981
  • Folder: 16, England 1981: Postcards, brochures, a drawing, 1981
  • Folder: 17, Egypt 1981: Needlepoint of Isis, travel plans, Nile cruise handbook, 1981
  • Folder: 18, Outerbanks, 1982: Brochures, 1982

Box: 5

Travel Files, files Northwest trip 1982-Spain France 1983; Article Files, file Symposium Mosby rec of articles and correspondence-Articles reprints tumor

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Northwest Trip: Maps and brochures from Canada, 1982
  • Folder: 2, Spain - France Maps, brochures, 1983
  • Folder: 3, Mosby Correspondence: Regarding Tanzer's book "Symposium on Reconstruction of the Auricle", 1975
  • Folder: 4, "Clinics in Plastic Surgery": File includes correspondence for this book and a paper titled "Microtia", 1977-1978
  • Folder: 5, Auricle - Goldwyn Text: Drafts of a paper titled "Reconstruction of the Auricle" and correspondence regarding the paper; 2 photos, 1969-1972
  • Folder: 6, Paper - Long-Term Follow-up: Drafts of a paper titled "Microtia: A Long-term Follow-up of Forty-four Reconstructed Auricles", 1977
  • Folder: 7, Auricle-Converse Correspondence: Personal correspondence with John Marquis Converse, M.D., regarding the editing of a paper, 1964-1976
  • Folder: 8, Converse Text 2nd Edition: A copy and a transcript of "Deformities of the Auricle" by Tanzer and Converse, undated
  • Folder: 9, Goldwyn-Murray Text - "Reconstruction of Microtia: A Long-Term Follow-up", 1976-1979
  • Folder: 10, Grabb-Feller Book: Correspondence about "Reconstruction and Rehabilitation of the Burned Patient", 1971-1979
  • Folder: 11, Hirose Photos of Non-surgical Correction of the Congenial Auricular Deformity in the Early Neonate: photos and correspondence, 1982-1983
  • Folder: 12, Auricle Reprints - Misc.: Copies of articles on the auricle, 1903-1958
  • Folder: 13, Auricle Reprints: Articles written about the auricle, 1964-1973
  • Folder: 14, Auricle Branchial Cleft: Three articles on the subject, 1965-1967
  • Folder: 15, Auricle Book Checklists: Catalog and Checklist of Medical Books, 1965-1970
  • Folder: 16, Auricle Reprints: Cartilage (articles on the topic), 1953-1992
  • Folder: 17, Complications: A paper titled "A New Technique for Skin Grafting in Avascular Areas" by Spira and Parsa, 1978
  • Folder: 18, Auricle Reprints: Constricted Ear (copies of various articles), 1963-1977
  • Folder: 19, Auricle Cryptotia: Copies of articles, photos, 1963-1985
  • Folder: 20, Auricle Reprints - Developmental: Various articles, 1950-1964
  • Folder: 21, Auricle Embryology: Various articles on the topic, 1962-1969
  • Folder: 22, Genetics: Various articles on the topic, 1970-1977
  • Folder: 23, Auricle Helix: A French article on the topic, 1958
  • Folder: 24, Historical: 2 articles, 1970
  • Folder: 25, Auricle Reprints (Japan): Japanese articles, 1959-1963
  • Folder: 26, Auricle - Lobule: Article titled "Surgical Correction of Common Facial Deformities Due to Leprosy" by Enna and Delgado, 1968
  • Folder: 27, Macrotia: A paper titled "Reduction Otoplasty", 1983
  • Folder: 28, Auricle Reprints - Middle Ear Atresia: Various articles on the topic, 1951-1970
  • Folder: 29, Non-surgical Treatment: Article by Hirose, 1984
  • Folder: 30, Peet: Correspondence with Mrs. Eric Peet and T.J.S. Patterson regarding Tanzer's writing of a forward for Peet's book, 1970
  • Folder: 31, Auricle Reprints - Prominent Ears: Articles on the topic, 1955-1971
  • Folder: 32, Prosthetics: Correspondence and articles on the topic of prosthetic ears, 1965-1967
  • Folder: 33, Auricle - Silastic: Statistics, correspondence, articles, 1965-1977
  • Folder: 34, Auricle - Silicone Injection: Article from "Plastic Surgery News", 1978
  • Folder: 35, Auricle Reprints - Trauma: Articles on the topic, 1870-1981
  • Folder: 36, Auricle Reprints - Tumor: Articles on the topic, 1960-1970

Box: 6

Societies Files, N.E. Soc Plastic and recon surg.-Training Program committee AAOPS

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, N.E. Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons - Historical: Agendas, minutes, membership lists, by-laws, correspondence, 1959-1983
  • Folder: 2, American Association of Plastic Surgeons: Pamphlet/books from the annual meeting, 1959-1986
  • Folder: 3, American Association of Plastic Surgeons - Salt Lake City: Photos and notes 1971 President's Dinner, 1971
  • Folder: 4, American Association of Plastic Surgeons - Presidential Address (by Tanzer), 1970-1972
  • Folder: 5, AAPS Misc: Correspondence, 1970-1975
  • Folder: 6, Award (AAPS): Correspondence and papers regarding an award presented to F. Clarke Fraser, Ph. D., M.D., 1974-1975
  • Folder: 7, AMA Interspeciality Committee: Personal correspondence, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 8, AMA Section: Provisional Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery correspondence, 1971
  • Folder: 9, American Board Plastic Surgery: Correspondence, 1971
  • Folder: 10, Articles - Speeches, 1970
  • Folder: 11, Board of Trustees - AAPS: Agendas, minutes, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 12, Business Meeting - AAPS: Agendas, minutes, 1969-1972
  • Folder: 13, Dr. Chism: Correspondence with Dr. Chism (treasurer) and Treasurer Reports, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 14, Council Academic Societies: Documents relating to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), 1970-1971
  • Folder: 15, Dr. Crikelair: Correspondence, 1971
  • Folder: 16, Dr. Harding & Dr. Georgiade: Correspondence, minutes, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 17, Historical AAPS: Items from the 50th anniversary meeting, 1971
  • Folder: 18, Joint Forward Planning Committee: minutes, proposals, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 19, Kiskadden Fund AAPS: Letter from Dr. Clarence Monroe to Tanzer, 1972
  • Folder: 20, Dr. Lindsay: Correspondence, 1970-1971
  • Folder: 21, Medico-Legal: Correspondence, a report of malpractice hearings and a list of commission members, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 22, Membership AAPS: The AAPS 1970-71 Membership Roster, 1970-1971
  • Folder: 23, Dr. Monroe: Correspondence, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 24, Newsletter - Education Foundation: Correspondence, 1971
  • Folder: 25, Officers & Committee Members - AAPS & Associated Organizations: Lists of members, handwritten notes, 1968-1972
  • Folder: 26, Program Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 27, Public Relations Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 28, PRSEO (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Executive Offices): Correspondence, one paper and one packet about the organization of plastic surgery groups, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 29, Williamburg AAPS: Correspondence about the 50th anniversary meeting, 1970-1971
  • Folder: 30, Award Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 31, Constitution and By-laws Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 32, Education Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 33, Future Meeting Sites Committee AAPS: Brochures, 1971
  • Folder: 34, Local Arrangements Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1971-1972
  • Folder: 35, Membership Committee AAPS: Correspondence, lists of possible members, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 36, Nominating Committee AAPS: Correspondence, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 37, Steering Committee AAPS: Correspondence, proposals, 1971
  • Folder: 38, Training Program Committee AAPS: Correspondence, minutes, 1971-1972

Box: 7

Article Files, File Article lecture 1958-1966-Verona Material

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Auricle Lecture 1958-66: Papers/Reports, 1958-1966
  • Folder: 2, Auricle Lecture - Acquired Deformities: Reports on the topic, 1964-1976
  • Folder: 3, Auricle Lectures - Prominent Ear: Papers, 1957-1975
  • Folder: 4, Ear Reconstruction Film: Catalogue, 1994
  • Folder: 5, Discussion of Brent 1992 Article (Xerox copies), 1992
  • Folder: 6, Clinics INPS 1990: Papers written by Rueckert, Brown, Tanzer, 1990
  • Folder: 7, Auricle - Material for lecture, 1961-1981
  • Folder: 8, Auricle Lectures, 1967-1981
  • Folder: 9, Constricted Ear (Paper and Talk Material), 1971-1975
  • Folder: 10, Ear Material 1989-1991: Photos and correspondence relating to several patients, 1989-1991
  • Folder: 11, Ear Reconstruction Statistics: Outpatient Lists, 1967-1970
  • Folder: 12, Ear Reconstruction - Movie: Movie script by Tanzer (1969); Correspondence regarding the film, 1969-1974
  • Folder: 13, Ear Reconstruction Questionnaire 1970: Filled out questionnaires from patients, 1970
  • Folder: 14, Questionnaire 1976: Filled out questionnaires from patients, 1976
  • Folder: 15, Reprints (chronological): Articles written by Tanzer, 1935-1974
  • Folder: 16, Auricle - Japan: Personal correspondence with Japanese doctors, 1964-1972
  • Folder: 17, Auricle - S. America: Personal correspondence with South American doctors, 1965-1971
  • Folder: 18, Microtia Study 1985: Handwritten notes, 1985
  • Folder: 19, Reviews & Discussions of Books and Papers: Reviews written by Tanzer, 1980-1988
  • Folder: 20, Brent Paper (Timothy Williams): Photos, correspondence about and planning of Tanzer's contribution to the paper, 1983-1986
  • Folder: 21, Auricle Instruction Sheet: Copies of "Suggestions Concerning the Care of the Reconstructed Ear", undated
  • Folder: 22, Reprints (Misc.): Articles written by Tanzer, 1935-1983
  • Folder: 23, Auricle Papers I: Three papers and a packet of sketches, 1958-1971
  • Folder: 24, Auricle - Publicity: Magazine and newspaper clippings, copies of "Hitchcock Highlights", 1963-1984
  • Folder: 25, Verona Material: Items about the Italian Society of Plastic Surgery, 1981

Box: 8

Travel Files, file UVRRC-Palo Alto; Army Clinical File, File Photographs Misc.-L

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, UVRRC - Upper Valley Refugee Resettlement Committee: Newspaper clippings, personal correspondence, minutes, 1982-1999
  • Folder: 2, Ireland: postcards, brochures, 1984
  • Folder: 3, Palo Alto: maps, bills & receipts, playbills, Stanford Medical Group brochures, newspaper clippings, 1987
  • Folder: 4, Photographs Miscellaneous: Photos from Cushing General Hospital, 1946
  • Folder: 5, A-B Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 6, C-D Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 7, E-H Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 8, I-L Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 9, M-N Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 10, O-Q Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 11, R-S Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 12, T-Z Bushnell General Hospital Operation Reports, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 13, A U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 14, B-Be U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 15, Bi- U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 16, C-Cha U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 17, Chi- U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 18, D U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 19, E-F U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 20, G U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 21, H U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 22, I-J U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 23, K U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 24, L U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946

Box: 9

Army Clinical File, File Photographs Ma-Wz and Article reprints MICROTIA, plus negatives

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Ma- U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 2, Mc-Me U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 3, Mi- U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 4, N U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 5, O U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 6, P-Q U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 7, R U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 8, S - 1 U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 9, S - 2 U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 10, T-V U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 11, W-Z U.S. Army Operation Reports, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 12, War Department Negatives: Bushnell General Hospital Cases & Cases A-Z, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 13, Auricle Reprints (Microtia): Articles by different doctors, 1937-1984
  • Folder: 14, Miscellaneous: Personal items, articles about Tanzer, 1943-2003

Box: 10

Movies and photographs

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Mary Ellen Mikowski Dr. Tanzer Ear Reconstruction, undated
  • Folder: 2, Reconstruction of the Auricle R.C. Tanzer Hitchcock Clinic Hanover, NH, undated
  • Folder: 3, Timothy Williams Ear Dr. Tanzer 22, undated
  • Folder: 4, Evelyn Supry Dr. Tanzer, undated
  • Folder: 5, Ellen Mikowski 2nd Operation Omitted from Microtia reconstruction, undated
  • Folder: 6, Connie Bailey Dr. Tanzer, undated

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