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University of Rochester 
SERIES TITLE   Louis H. Hempelmann, Jr., Papers 
  INCLUSIVE DATES   1948 1973 
  ARRANGEMENT  Record type; chronological thereunder 
  VOLUME  1 cubic foot 
  DESCRIPTION  These records consist of three subgroups: 
               correspondence and research grants of  the 
               university medical school Division of Radiation 
               Therapy; correspondence, research grants, and 
               budgets of the Division of Diagnostic Radiology; 
               and annual reports to the dean of the medical 
               school. Hempelmann was an instructor in Radiology  
               at Washington University from 1942 to 1946, and 
               served as Heath Division Leader  at Los Alamos 
               from 1947 to 1948. He came to the Rochester 
               medical school as a  professor of experimental 
               biology in 1950. He later served as Chairman of 
               the Department of Radiology at Rochester. These 
               papers contain no information pertaining to  
               Hempelmann's activities prior to coming to 
               Rochester in 1951, his involvement with  the MED 
               or AEC, or his research activities at Rochester. A 
               finding aid is available for  this collection. 
  LOCATION OF RECORDS      University of Rochester  Edward G. 
                         Miner Library  School of Medicine and 
                         Dentistry  Rochester, NY 14642