Collection - Henry G. Friesen Collection

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Henry G. Friesen Collection

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material
  • Records in Electronic Form
  • Moving images
  • Object

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2.79m of textual and photographic records.
1.58m of objects.
22 VHS tapes.
9 audio cassettes.
29 CDs
1 floppy disc.

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(31 July 1934 -)

Biographical history

Education: MD BSc(Med)(Man)1958; FRCP1963

Positions: Professor and Head, Physiology 1973-91; Emeritus 1993;
LLD(Man) 1998; President, MRC 1991- ; Distinguished Prof Emeritus 2000

Custodial history

The Collection was donated to the Faculty of Medicine Archives by Henry G. Friesen.

Scope and content

The Collection is organized into 22 series:
1) Personal Records
2) Biographical Information
3) Friesen's Career
4) Speeches, Presentations, and Other Attended Events
5) Correspondence
6) Henry G. Friesen, Frederic Newton Starr Award and Others
7) Convocation
8) Hall of Fame
9) Professional Associations
10) Reports
11) Consultation
12) Operations: State of Health Care Research in Canada and the World
13) Research Developments
14) Memorandum
15) Newspaper Clippings
16) Harvard University Medical School
17) Reunion
18) Miscellaneous
19) Photographs
20) Digital Media
21) Henry G. Friesen's Office Material
22) Publications

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  • English

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University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine Archives

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Created January 18, 2018

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