Brief Overview of Collection, MC83
|Name||Max Heldman, Original Drawings from The First Forty Years|
|Extent||31 drawings in two oversized boxes|
In honor of the medical school’s 40th anniversary in Birmingham, Dean James A. Pittman, Jr., commissioned a local Birmingham artist, Max Heldman, to produce a pictorial history celebrating the anniversary. After several years of work, The First Forty Years: University of Alabama School of Medicine was published in 1988. This collection consists entirely of some of the original drawings Heldman created for use in this publication.
|Scope and Contents||
31 pencil drawings ranging in size from 8” x 8½ ” to 29” x 22” and arranged by size in two oversized manuscript boxes
|Arrangement||Arranged by size|
|Provenance||Drawings donated by various UAB personnel over the course of several years or transferred to the UAB Archives from the Reynolds Historical Library.|
|Copyright||UAB maintains its copyrights and proprietary rights to the these images .|
|Fnding Aid||Printed descriptive guide by Tim L. Pennycuff available in repository.|
Heldman, Max, d 1897-1989.
|Physical Condition||Acid free box – no preservation measures used on these drawings|
This page last updated 27 November 2007.
Copyright: The University of Alabama Board of Trustees.