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Condict W. Cutler papers, 1918-1952

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0318
Bib ID 4079686 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Cutler, Condict W (Condict Walker), 1888-1958
Title Condict W. Cutler papers, 1918-1952
Physical Description 2 linear feet (2 linear feet 3 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

4 boxes: of arranged material are shelved off-site and require advance notice of intent to use.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 2 series: Series I: Cataloged Correspondence; Series II: Arranged Material

Description

Summary

The collection consists of about 50 letters, chiefly from Dr. Cutler's Columbia associates, his diary of World War I period (January-April 1918), 17 diplomas and honors, clippings, pamphlets, photographs as well as his academic hood and his many honorary medals.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

4 boxes: of arranged material are shelved off-site and require advance notice of intent to use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Condict W. Cutler papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Entered in AMC 09/18/90.

Revision Description

2010-01-21 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Autobiographies (literary works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Awards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Biographies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memorabilia Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
diplomas Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Hand -- Surgery Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Medicine, Military -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Surgeons -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Surgeons -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. Army -- : Foreign service -- : France Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. Army -- : Surgeons Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- France Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical care Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Dr. Cutler was a specialist in surgery and diseases of the hand. He was born in Morristown, N.J., August 9, 1888. After graduating from Columbia College in 1910 and the Columbia School of Medicine in 1912, he interned at Roosevelt Hospital where he was staff surgeon and consulting surgeon until his death. Dr. Cutler served in both World Wars and was associated with Columbia in many capacities. He was Instructor in Surgery from 1919-1929, an Alumni Trustee from 1939-1944, Professor of Clinical Surgery 1947-1954, a past president of the Columbia College Alumni Association and a past Commander of the University's American Legion Post. Dr. Cutler authored THE HAND: ITS DISEASES AND DISABILITIES in 1941, a typescript of which is in the collection.