|Columbia University Archives|
At a Glance
This collection consists of Wurzbach's notebooks, lab books, exams, essays, grade reports and lecture notes as an undergraduate student at Columbia College.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.
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.
There are no restrictions on this collection.
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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Frederick Alfred Wurzbach Jr. papers; Box and Folder; University Archives, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries.
No additions are expected.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection-level record describing unprocessed material made public in summer 2018 as part of the Hidden Collections initiative. This collection was processed by Joanna Rios in November 2021.
2021-11-19 Content list published (JR)
History / Biographical Note
Frederick Alfred Wurzbach, Jr., was the son of Frederick A. and Amalia Alt Wurzbach. His father was a prominent businessman in the Bronx who had once served as the Director of the Bronx Eye and Ear Hospital. Wurzbach, Jr., received his B.S. from Columbia College in 1917, and his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons in 1919. In 1945, he maintained an office in the Medical Arts Building, Grand Concourse, the Bronx, NY. Wurzbach died November 8, 1970.