Author Biographical Info

The Museum of Health and Medical Science (also known as “The Health Museum”) opened on November 16, 1969, at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Over the course of 21 years, it provided quality information and education on health and the human body.


IC 079

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Museums, Museum exhibits, Newsletters, Museum publications, Medical instruments and apparatus, Houston (TX), publications (documents), ephemera (general object genre), medical equipment, realia


The John P. McGovern Museum Health and Medical Science Collection is an artificial collection of ephemera and artifacts from the John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science. The ephemera includes a publication called "Headlines", "Muse News", and other printed marketing materials acquired by the McGovern Historical Collections staff, covering the years from 1998 to 2009. See more at IC 079.


Source unknown. Assumed to be the creator. No accruals are expected for this collection.



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