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University of Chicago Library

Guide to the Louis Bothman Papers 1897-1948

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Bothman, Louis. Papers

Dates:

1897-1948

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms60

Size:

3 linear feet (6 boxes)

Repository:

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

Abstract:

Louis Bothman (born 1893), was an ophthalmologist and clinical pathologist. Bothman served as a clinical professor of ophthalmology at the University of Illinois, where he developed a laboratory in ocular pathology. Materials in this collection relate to the study of the eye, and span the years 1897-1948. The collection includes reprints, journals, clippings, brochures, holograph notes, and typescript essays by Bothman with holograph annotations.

Information on Use

Access

The collection is open for research, with no restrictions.

Citation

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

Biographical Note

Louis Bothman (born 1893), was an ophthalmologist and clinical pathologist. Bothman served as a clinical professor of ophthalmology at the University of Illinois, where he developed a laboratory in ocular pathology. The Louis Bothman Fellowship in Ocular Pathology was established at the University of Illinois College of Medicine circa 1952, supported by the Louis Bothman Memorial Fund.

Scope Note

Materials in this collection relate to the study of the eye, and span the years 1897-1948. The collection includes reprints, journals, clippings, brochures, holograph notes, and typescript essays by Bothman with holograph annotations. Some files are organized by subject, with alphabetical headings.

Related Resources

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Box 1   Folder 1

Reprints, 1948

Box 1   Folder 2-3

Studies in Physiological Optics, Volumes I-II, edited by C.E. Ferree, 1928-1934

Box 1   Folder 4

Syllabus for the American Board of Ophthalmology exams, 1939

Box 1   Folder 5

Brochures and letters from University graduate programs in ophthalmology, 1937-1938

Box 1   Folder 6-7

Reprints of medical journal articles on ophthalmology, circa 1933- 1948

Box 2   Folder 1-4

Reprints of medical journal articles on ophthalmology, circa 1933- 1948

Box 2   Folder 5

Das Geschlecht der Hauptwörter, by M. D. Berlik, Berlitz Press, 1897

Box 2   Folder 6

Key to French Grammar Simplified and French Pronunciation Simplified, Hugo’s Language Institute, circa 1940s

Box 3   Folder 1

Allergy, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 3   Folder 2

Anatomy, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 3   Folder 3-5

Cataract, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 3   Folder 6

Choroid, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 4   Folder 1-3

Choroid, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 4   Folder 4-5

Conjunctiva, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 4   Folder 6

Cornea, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 4   Folder 7

Exophthalmos, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 5   Folder 1-5

General disease, reprints and drafts, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 5   Folder 6-7

Notes, drafts, photographs and technical drawings, circa 1940

Box 6   Folder 1-5

Reprints, circa 1890s-1940s

Box 6   Folder 6

Notecards, undated