- Scope and Contents
This collection contains correspondence, research papers, articles, photographs, negatives (including one glass negatives), memoranda, manuscript drafts, grant reviews, and notes. The bulk of the materials date from 1950-1967. Materials relate to Cohen’s research on implants and joint and bone pathology, his work on the centennial history of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS), and his work with Dr. Sydney Farber, founder of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Correspondence concerns evaluations of grant proposals for the Children’s Medical Center, comments on patients, visits and assistantships at the Harvard Medical School, his work regarding implant hardware, and some personal notes regarding invitation to events. The office files pertain to Cohen’s research and articles as well as work for the JBJS. Office files contain correspondence, photographs, and negatives.
- Language of Materials
This collection contains some restricted material. Restrictions related to specific material are listed in the detailed contents list.
This collection is grouped loosely by format: correspondence, office files, and prints and negatives and then further arranged in alphabetical order within these categories.