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Letter from Virginia Apgar to R. S. Ikonen

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms0504-12-7-15-1


  • Creation: 1974-07-03

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Virginia Apgar Papers (LD 7082.18 Apgar)

Existence and Location of Originals

Series 7: Apgar Score Material; Box 12; Folder 15

Physical Description



21.5 cm x 28 cm

General Note


General Note

Dr. Ikonen of Finland sent Apgar a copy of his doctoral thesis, the topic of which was the Apgar score. In this response, Apgar reflected on the expectations that had grown around the score since she first reported on it.

Processing Information

object metadata from CONTENTdm migrated by Erin Fahy, 2012-04-26

Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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