H88-0006. Barnard, Christiaan N. (1923- ). Papers, 1967-1969. 0.25 linear ft.
South African surgeon and medical researcher; performed the first successful human heart transplant in 1967. Collection contains correspondence, a speech, biographical information, articles, clippings, programs, and invitations. Materials primarily relate to Barnard’s 1968 visit to receive an honorary Doctor of Science degree.
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