Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center

Laura C. Bickel, MD papers; 1938-1967MS 013

Creator: Bickel, Laura C.
Title: Laura C. Bickel, MD papers
Dates: 1938-1967
Abstract: The Laura C. Bickel, MD papers document the career of Dr. Laura Bickel in the field of pediatrics, particularly with Rubella patients and the study of congenital diseases. This collection focuses on work from 1938-1967 with emphasis on a series of case studies done between 1942 and 1944. The collection equals 1 box and contains reprints, journals, correspondance, case histories, birth reports, phtographs and x-rays. The materials are in fair condition.
Identification: MS 013
Quantity: 1 cubic foot (1 box)
Language: English
Repository: John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library

Biographical Note

Dr. Bickel was educated at University of Wisconsin Medical School, (now the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health).

Scope and Content Note

The Laura C. Bickel, MD papers contain article reprints, correspondance, case studies, photographs, and xrays related to her research into the Rubella virus and congenital defects and her career in pediatrics.

Arrangement of Collection

This collection is arranged into the following series.
Series I. Professional Papers


Restrictions on case studies. Patient histories, photographs and xrays have been restricted.

Access restrictions

Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce should be secured from the repository.

Index terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Bickel, Laura C.
Congenital Defects

Related Materials

MS 016 Russell J. Blattner, MD papers

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Laura C. Bickel, MD papers; MS 13; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library.

Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

Processing Information

Materials placed in acid-free folders and arranged by relevance; first case studies, then correspondence and reprints from peers, then miscellaneous materials.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I:Professional Papers; 1938-67

Scope and Content Note: The Laura C. Bickel papers contain reprints, journals, and case studies from her career as a pediatrician.
box folder
1 1 Survey, report, and study prints Undated
2 Case study overview Circa 1943
3 Rubella case Garney Circa 1943
4 Rubella case Hoaglin Circa 1943
5 Rubella case Lewis Circa 1943
6 Rubella case Montgomery Circa 1943
7 Rubella case Phillips Circa 1944
8 Rubella case Tolbert Circa 1943
9 Rubella case Hamman Circa 1943
10 Rubella case Storey Circa 1943
11 Unattributed xray Undated
12 Bickel-Warnaky correspondance Apr-Nov 1944
13 Reprints - Warnaky, Josef 1938-1959
14 Bickel-Yow correspondance and reprints 1965
15 Bickel-Blattner correspondance and reprints 1965-1967
16 Miscellaneous articles 1965-1967
17 Miscellaneous reprints 1941-1949
18 American Journal of Disease in children - reprints Oct 1965-Aug 1969