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The Harry Allen Teitelbaum Collection

Harry Allen Teitelbaum
  • Creator: Teitelbaum, Harry Allen (1907 - 2006)

  • Collection Date: 1965 - 1987

  • Extent: 9 linear feet

Harry Allen Teitelbaum
by unidentified photographer
black and white photograph


Harry Allen Teitelbaum was born in Brooklyn, New York. He received his B.S. in 1929, his M.D. in 1935, and his Ph.D. in 1936, all from the University of Maryland. Teitelbaum was an intern in psychiatry and a resident in neurology at Bellevue Hospital in New York during 1938 and 1939. He joined the faculty of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1940. He left in 1942 to serve in the Army Medical Corps in the Pacific during World War II. He rejoined the faculty in 1952. From 1946 to 1970, he was associated with the Pavlovian Laboratory at Johns Hopkins where he worked with W. Horsley Gantt. He served as a psychiatrist on staff at the Johns Hopkins Hospital as well as several other Baltimore hospitals.

Hopkins Affiliations

1940 - 1942, 1946 - 1947, 1949 - 1999 Johns Hopkins Hospital
1940 - 1942, 1952 - 2006 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Scope and Content

The Harry Allen Teitelbaum Collection covers the latter part of his career. It contains correspondence, research data, reprints, clippings, lectures, and manuscripts. The majority of the collection consists of records from the Pavlovian Laboratory at Johns Hopkins and the Pavlovian Society.

Policy on Access and Use

This collection may contain some restricted records. Materials pertaining to patients, students, employees, and human research subjects, as well as unprocessed collections and recent administrative records, carry restrictions on access. For more information about the policies and procedures for access, see Policy on Access and Use.

Permissions and Credits

When citing material from this collection, credit The Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. For permission to reproduce images, contact the holder of the copyright.

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