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Arthur C. Bachmeyer Archival Collection

Identifier: WC-AB-2013

Scope and Content

The papers of Arthur C. Bachmeyer contain his correspondence, certificates, manuscripts, speeches, and awards.


  • Creation: 1908-1975


Language of Materials

The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

Folders marked [RESTRICTED] contain confidential patient information. Access will be granted on an as needed basis.

Restrictions on Use

Folders marked [RESTRICTED] contain confidential information. Researchers may neither USE nor REVEAL BY NAME OR ASSOCIATION the identity of any individual whose health information is in a document of record without the express written permission from the persons named or their legal guardians or heirs.

Biography of Arthur C. Bachmeyer, M.D.

Dr. Bachmeyer was a 1911 alumnus of the UC College of Medicine. He modernized hospital administration and established educational criteria and standards for training hospital administrators. During his time in Cincinnati, he served as Assistant Superintendent of the Cincinnati General Hospital (191301914) and as Dean of the UC College of Medicine (1925-34).


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The collection consists of memorabilia, awards, correspondence, and papers of Dr. Arthur C. Bachmeyer.

Statement of Arrangement

The papers are arranged in general topical order.

Guide to the Arthur C. Bachmeyer Archival Collection
Edited Full Draft
Finding aid prepared by Mary Kroege Vuyk
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Cincinnati, Health Sciences Library, Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions Repository

Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati Ohio 45267-0574