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George M. Fister Collection

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Content Description

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Collection Overview +/-

Title: George M. Fister Collection
Dates: 1913-1970 (inclusive)
Collection Number: MS 146
Summary: This collection was donated in October 2001 by Mary Martin, George Fister’s daughter. Housed in these records are copies of lectures, photographs, and research conducted by Fister. Items of interest include a letter from President Dwight Eisenhower, a photograph of early Ogden, and documentation of Fister’s inauguration as President of the American Medical Association.
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: Correspondence, Lectures, and Programs
item 1.: American Medical Association Inauguration: June 26, 1962
item 2.: Announcements
item 3.: Correspondence from President Dwight Eisenhower: March 27, 1958
item 4.: Correspondence: Don Dee Olsen: May 17, 1963
item 5.: Correspondence: C. Joseph Stetler: July 16, 1963
item 6.: Correspondence with Clarence Wonnacott: May 22, 1970
item 7.: Curriculum Vitae
item 8.: Fifty Year Club of American Medicine
item 9.: Lecture: The Emblem of the American Medical Association: April 4, 1959
item 10.: Lecture: Freedom Needs no Apology: June 9, 1959
item 11.: Lecture: Medicine’s Last and Greatest Obstacle: The Human Mind: September 21, 1961
item 12.: Lecture: Is this the end of the Line?: November 16, 1961
item 13.: Lecture: The American Medical Association in Today’s World: 1962
item 14.: Lecture: The Physician’s Place in Public Affairs: 1962
item 15.: Lecture: Medicine Must Win in 1962: January 8, 1962
item 16.: Lecture: We’ve Got the Ball and We’re Going to Run with It: January 26, 1962
item 17.: Lecture: The Soil of Liberty: March 24, 1962
item 18.: Lecture: Handwriting on the Wall: May 18, 1962
item 19.: Lecture: The Foundation of American Medicine: May 23, 1962
item 20.: Lecture: Take a Bigger Part–For Better Government: August 29, 1962
item 21.: Lecture: Let’s Right the Wrongs of Medical Care Proposals: September 13, 1962
item 22.: Lecture: Who’s Doing the Job?: October 1, 1962
item 23.: Lecture: Let’s not Lose Now: October 7, 1962
item 24.: Lecture: House of Delegates: 1963
item 25.: Lecture: Your American Medical Association: 1963
item 26.: Lecture: Fedicare: Facts and Fallacies: March 12, 1963
item 27.: Lecture: Welcoming Remarks: March 23, 1963
item 28.: Lecture: It’s Your Choice: Freedom or Fedicare?: March 27, 1963
item 29.: Lecture: Let the Changes Come!: March 20, 1963
item 30.: Lecture: The Fedicare Folly: May 13, 1963
item 31.: Lecture: Medicare: A Masquerade: May 25, 1963
item 32.: Lecture: Don’t Let Fedicare Fool You: June 27, 1963
item 33.: Lecture: Mildew on the Little Black Bag: April 13, 1964
item 34.: Lecture: The Tradition of Hippocrates: June 11, 1966
item 35.: Lecture: nd
item 36.: Lecture: Address to Pharmaceutical Wholesalers Association: nd
item 37.: Lecture: Auxiliary Association: nd
item 38.: Medical Alumni Association of the University of Chicago Certificate: June 6, 1968
item 39.: Military Service
item 40.: Newspaper Articles
item 41.: Oaths and Responsibilities
item 42.: Obituary
item 43.: Programs: 11th Annual Meeting of Electron Microscope Society of America: November 1953
item 44.: Programs: Utah Family Physician: November 1961
item 45.: Programs: President’s Banquet: September 13, 1962
item 46.: Programs: Groundbreaking University of Utah Medical Center: July 13, 1959
item 47.: Research: A Critical Survey of the Practice of Urology
item 48.: Research: Fibrosis and Submucous Calcification of the Vesical Neck
Box 2: Research and Photographs
item 1.: Research: Replication of Infectious Form of Tobacco Mosaic Virus in Chicken Embryos
item 2.: Research: Similarity of Interstitial Cystitis to Lupus Erythematosus
item 3.: Ribbon for 1954 American Medical Association Conference
item 4.: St. Benedict’s Hospital
item 5.: Statement of Projects in the Laboratory of the Urological Research Fund
item 6.: Wedding Invitation: May 23, 1966
item 7.: World Medical Association
item 8.: Photograph: (L-R) Jennie May, John George, Jennie Morgan, and George Morgan Fister
item 9.: Photograph: (L-R) John George, Lawrence and George M. Fister
item 10.: Photograph: Phi Kappa Iota, Utah State Agricultural College: 1913
item 11.: Photograph: George M. Fister: ca. 1910
item 12.: Photograph: Football Team at Utah State Agricultural College, Fister in hat
item 13.: Photograph: George M. Fister: ca. 1916
item 14.: Photograph: George M. Fister: ca. 1960s
item 15.: Photograph: American Medical Association 110th Annual Meeting: June 25-30, 1961
item 16.: Photograph: Jack Oliver, Fister and Wikstrom Dog Team
item 17.: Photograph: Fister and Wikstrom Dog Team
Box 3: Scrapbooks
item 1.: Scrapbook: American Presidential Inauguration: 1962
item 2.: Scrapbook: Newspaper Clippings and Congratulatory Letters: 1962
Box 4: Awards
item 1.: Certificate Appointing Fister as a Member of the University of Utah Board of Regents: March 12, 1959
item 2.: Plaque from Ogden Surgical Society
Box 5: Degrees
item 1.: Doctor of Laws Degree from University of Utah: June 8, 1964
Box 6: Painting
item 1.: Painting of George Fister (Framed)
Box 7: Photograph
item 1.: Framed Photograph of Ogden: ca 1900s
Box 8: Photograph
item 1.: Framed Photograph of George M. Fister

Content Description +/-

This collection was donated in October 2001 by Mary Martin, George Fister’s daughter. Housed in these records are copies of lectures, photographs, and research conducted by Fister. Items of interest include a letter from President Dwight Eisenhower, a photograph of early Ogden, and documentation of Fister’s inauguration as President of the American Medical Association.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Fister, George M.

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Sarah Langsdon

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Medicine
Physicians
Science, Technology, and Health
Medicine and Health
American Medical Association

Personal Names:

Fister, M. George

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah

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