Skip to Main Content

Manuscripts and Archives holdings related to Japan: Medicine and Science


Examples of collections

George B. Darling papers, 1805-1995 (inclusive). 

MS 770

The papers highlight Darling's role as head of the Division of Medicine at Yale University, 1946-1953, and as director of the Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission, 1957-1972, in Hiroshima. 


Mabel Loomis Todd papers, 1863-1948 (inclusive) 

MS 496C

See descriptions for the papers of her husband, David Peck Todd, whom she accompanied on his various scientific expeditions. 


David Peck Todd papers, 1862-1939 (inclusive). 

MS 496B

Correspondence, scientific materials, reports, photographs, and printed material concerning the 1887 (Shirakawa) and 1896 (Esashi) expeditions to Japan to study solar eclipses.