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University of Chicago Library

Guide to the Dewey Katz Papers 1929-1949

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Katz, Dewey. Papers

Dates:

1929-1949

Size:

0.1 linear feet (1 folder)

Repository:

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

Abstract:

Dewey Katz, ophthalmologist. The Dewey Katz Papers consist of correspondence between Katz and Dr. Maximilian Salzmann, as well as several letters written by Salzmann’s daughter, Olga Blumauer, on his behalf.

Information on Use

Access

The collection is open for research.

Citation

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

Biographical Note

Dr. Dewey Katz was on staff in the ophthalmology department at the University of Chicago during the 1930s. In the 1920s he befriended Dr. Maximilian Salzmann, an Austrian ophthalmologist. Their correspondence resumed after World War II, when Katz and his colleagues organized care packages for Salzmann and his family.

Scope Note

The Dewey Katz Papers consist of correspondence between Katz and Dr. Maximilian Salzmann, as well as several letters written by Salzmann’s daughter, Olga Blumauer, on his behalf.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Box 1   Folder 1

Correspondence, 1929-1949

  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, April 17, 1929
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, July 16, 1929
  • Katz to Maximilian Salzmann, December 12, 1946
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, December 22, 1946
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, February 3, 1947
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, March 17, 1947
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, April 17, 1947
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, May 6, 1947
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, July 14, 1947
  • Olga Blumauer to Katz, August 30, 1947
  • Olga Blumauer to Katz, October 26, 1947
  • Olga Blumauer to Katz, November 20, 1947
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, February 3, 1948
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, April 2, 1989
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, May 9, 1948
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, December 2, 1948
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, February 28, 1949
  • Maximilian Salzmann to Katz, June 20, 1949