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Abraham Flexner autobiography manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: KORN266
This collection consists of a typed, marked-up version t of Flexner’s autobiography, I Remember: The Autobiography of Abraham Flexner manuscript. This typed manuscript, however is tentatively titled Frontiers of Learning.

Dates

  • 1935-1940

Creator

Extent

.10 linear foot

Biographical / Historical

Abraham Flexner was born in Louisville, Ky, the son of German Jewish immigrants Ester and Moritz Flexner. He married Anne Laziere Crawford, a teacher, playwright, and children's author, in 1896. Flexner was an American educator, best known for his role in the 20th century reform of medical and higher education in the United States and Canada, culminating in the 1910 publication of Medical Education in the United States and Canada : a report to the Carnegie foundation for the advancement of teaching, sometimes called “The Flexner Report.”
Title
Abraham Flexner autobiography manuscript
Status
Completed
Author
Mary K. Marlatt
Date
2020
Description rules
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Kornhauser Health Sciences Library Repository

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