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University of Chicago Library

Guide to the Broda Otto Barnes Papers 1922-1950

© 2008 University of Chicago Library

Descriptive Summary

Title:

Barnes, Broda Otto Papers

Dates:

1922-1950

Size:

2 linear feet (1 box)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Broda Otto Barnes (1904-1988), a University of Chicago alumnus, specialized in hypothyroidism and related endocrine dysfunctions. This collection consists of memorabilia, primarily photographs, from Barnes' time at the University of Chicago.

Information on Use

Access

The collection is open for research.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Barnes, Broda Otto, Papers. [Box#, Folder#], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago

Biographical Note

Broda Otto Barnes, M.D., Ph.D. (1904-1988) studied chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Chicago, where he eventually completed a Ph.D. on the thyroid gland. He then taught physiology at the University of Chicago and later became a professor of medicine at the University of Illinois. In 1984, Barnes and his wife founded the Broda O. Barnes, M.D. Research Foundation, Inc.

Scope Note

This collection consists of memorabilia, primarily photographs, from Barnes' time at the University of Chicago.

Related Resources

The following related resources are located in the Department of Special Collections:

http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/spcl/select.html

Anton Julius Carlson. Papers

Rush Medical College. Records

Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Box 1    Folder 1

Barnes' copy of Letters Written to Dr. A.J. Carlson by Students and Friends on the Occasion of his Seventy-fifth Birthday, 1950

Box 1    Folder 2

Convocation invitation and program for fall quarter, 1937

Box 1    Folder 3

Miscellaneous materials which include an award notification, the program for a Sigma Delta Epsilon banquet, the program for a play at the Playhouse Theatre, 1927-30

Box 1    Folder 4

Miscellaneous photographs, including photographs of Barnes' students and colleagues, Charlotte Barnes, and the University of Chicago campus, 1922-36