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Anna Riitta and Fritz Fuchs Finding Aids

Anna Riitta and Fritz Fuchs Findings Aids are now available online.  Fritz Fuchs and his wife Anna Riitta were pioneers in the field of reproductive medicine.  There most important scientific study was the use of alchol to prevent premature labor.  Fritz Fuchs was a native of Denmark and Anna Riitta was a native of Finland.  The emigranted to the United States in 1965 when Fritz was appointed the chair/chief of the Department of Ob/Gyn at the medical center.

Check Out Our Personal Papers!

The Medical Center Archives collects the personal papers of faculty, staff, and students associated with NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical College. Our goal here at the Medical Center Archives is to help facilitate research by making our collections available to the public. Over the past several months, Archives staff has been busy processing collections of personal papers.

We've recently completed several collections:

The Carl A. Berntsen Papers

The May G. Wilson Papers

The Alan Van Poznak Papers

The Marcus Reidenberg Papers