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Herman Beerman PapersUPT 50 B415

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Summary Information

Prepared by
Theresa R. Snyder
Preparation date
1995
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1965-1978
Date [inclusive]
1923-1981
Extent
0.5 Cubic feet

PROVENANCE

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

ARRANGEMENT

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

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

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 CONTENT

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.

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.

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