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Letter from Virginia Apgar to Karl A. Connell

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms0504-5-2-4-2


  • Creation: 1939-3-21

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Virginia Apgar Papers (LD 7082.18 Apgar)

Existence and Location of Originals

Series 2: Correspondence; Box 5; Folder 4

Physical Description



21.5 cm x 28 cm

General Note


General Note

Responding to Connell's letter of March 9, 1939, Apgar reported that the anesthesia machines were working well since Connell's modifications, answered his questions about the possible source of sparks, and commented on the need to use more common sense in the operating room, to prevent accidental explosions.

Processing Information

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Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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South Hadley MA 01075-6425 USA