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Condict Moore Papers

Identifier: 1990_097-UA

In series one, administrative files, Box 1 deals primarily with setting up the Breast Cancer Demonstration Project (BCDP) at the University of Louisville and also includes grant applications and correspondence pertaining to the breast cancer program. Box 2 has manuals from several other breast cancer projects, the Clinical cancer training program grant application, and correspondence with American College of Surgeons, 1966-1973. In Box 3 can be found correspondence with the American Cancer Society, 1965-1972 and with the Cancer Coordinating Committee of the Kentucky Medical Association. Here are also research grant applications and BCDP correspondence and meeting minutes.

Dr. Moore's research files, Series 2, are contained in Box 4, including data on the thyroid's effect on tumor growth and the effects of tobacco on throat and mouth cancers. Series 3, Dr. Moore's writings are in Boxes 5, 6, and 7. Box 5 contains his published writings and their hand written rough drafts. Included are materials on Smoking and Mouth Cancer, Cancer of the Cervix, Modified Pelvic Exenteration, two movies, Cancer of the Hypopharynx, and The Office Biopsy. Box 6 holds drafts, handwritten and printed, of his book A Synopsis of Clinical Cancer. Also included are correspondence with book publishers, permission letters from other doctors, and book reviews. Box 7 contains Thyroid paper and the research for it, drafts of Cancer and Smoking, and correspondence pertaining to his published articles. Boxes 8 and 9 contain the printed articles that Dr. Moore collected on all sorts of cancers. The research material used for several of his projects - tobacco studies, thyroid, and preoperative radiation, are also in this series.


  • 1955-1977


Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in the Condict Moore Papers have not been transferred to the University of Louisville.


15 linear feet

Summary of Significant Events

Dr. Condict Moore

April 29 Born, Essex Falls, New Jersey
Sept. Enters Princeton University, majors in philosophy and ethics
June Graduates Princeton University, Sept. Enters Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Feb. Graduates from Columbia.
March Internship, Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn NY.
March Commissioned Lt., U.S. Navel Reserve
Nov. Assigned to Department of Neuropsychiatry, U.S.
Navel Hospital, Memphis Tenn.
April Begins residency in pathology, St. Lukes Hospital, New York City
July Residency in surgery, Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
Jan. Residency in surgery, Memorial Hospital, NYC
Jan. Residency in surgery and Fellow ACS, Memorial Hospital NYC
April Wins fellowship in Surgery, American Cancer Society
July Becomes Diplomat, American Board of Surgery and Instructor in Surgery, UofL School of Medicine
Becomes Fellow, American Medical Association and member, James Ewing Society,
Becomes Fellow, American College of Surgeons Founder and member, Society of Head and Neck Surgeons
Sept. Appointed Assistant Professor of Surgery, UofL School of Medicine
Receives teaching grant for a Revised Cancer Instructional Program at UofL School of Medicine from the American Cancer Society, Kentucky Division,
Appointed Associate Professor of Surgery, UofL School of Medicine
Awarded Fellowship and becomes Associate Project Director, Clinical Drug evaluation program
June Becomes Emeritus Professor of Surgery, UofL School of Medicine


Dr. Condict Moore's papers are divided into four series, housed in nine record center boxes. The series are as follows: 1. Administrative files, 2. Research files, 3. Dr. Moore's writings, and 4. Other writings and publications.


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Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752