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NLM at 175: a librarian's view

Author(s):
Greenberg, Stephen J.
Contributor(s):
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Publication:
Bethesda, MD : National Library of Medicine, 2011
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Libraries, Medical -- history
History, 19th Century
History, 20th Century
History, 21st Century
United States
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Genre(s):
Lectures
Abstract:
(Producer) As the National Library of Medicine celebrates its 175th anniversary, it is time to look back at some of the less well-known moments in library history. This presentation will examine such issues as which of its three founding fathers had the best hat, key moments in NLM plumbing, a timeline of NLM moustaches, which director had the shortest tenure, and the continuing significance of red bricks in the growth of the library. Dr. Jeffrey Reznick, Chief of the History of Medicine Division, introduces presenter, Dr. Stephen Greenberg. Dr. Greenberg uses slides to illustrate his lecture.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
047 min.
Color:
Color
Sound:
Sound
Provenance:
Transfer; Stephen J. Greenberg, Ph.D. ; 20111110; Acc# 2011-18.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
101572722 (See catalog record)
Author(s):
Greenberg, Stephen J.
Contributor(s):
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Publication:
Bethesda, MD : National Library of Medicine, 2011
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Libraries, Medical -- history
History, 19th Century
History, 20th Century
History, 21st Century
United States
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Genre(s):
Lectures
Abstract:
(Producer) As the National Library of Medicine celebrates its 175th anniversary, it is time to look back at some of the less well-known moments in library history. This presentation will examine such issues as which of its three founding fathers had the best hat, key moments in NLM plumbing, a timeline of NLM moustaches, which director had the shortest tenure, and the continuing significance of red bricks in the growth of the library. Dr. Jeffrey Reznick, Chief of the History of Medicine Division, introduces presenter, Dr. Stephen Greenberg. Dr. Greenberg uses slides to illustrate his lecture.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
047 min.
Color:
Color
Sound:
Sound
Provenance:
Transfer; Stephen J. Greenberg, Ph.D. ; 20111110; Acc# 2011-18.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
101572722 (See catalog record)