David E. Sullivan Papers, 1944-1946  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Sullivan, David E., M.D.
David E. Sullivan Papers
1944-1946 (inclusive)
0.25 linear feet
Collection Number
The collection is a small one donated by David E. Sullivan, M.D., to the Oregon State Medical Association after service in the Naval Medical Corps during WWII.
Oregon Health & Science University, Historical Collections & Archives
OHSU Historical Collections & Archives
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd. MC:LIB
Portland, OR
Telephone: 503-494-5587
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Oregon Health & Science University

Historical NoteReturn to Top

David E. Sullivan, M.D., was an Oregon physician who served in the United States Navy during World War II. As a member of the Navy Medical Corps he served as a medical officer on the aircraft carrier USS Saratoga during the Pacific campaigns.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of 2 photographs of David E. Sullivan, M.D., M.C. USN, USS Saratoga, a photograph of a watercolor by Lt. (jg) Mitchell Jamieson, USNR Official U. S. Navy-Combat Artist, titled, Appendectomy at Sea; Naval Aviation News, May 15, 1944; and one letter of correspondence between David Sullivan and Mrs. McLean.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

No special equipment is needed for his collection. The OHSU Historical Collections & Archives is the owner of the materials and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the OHSU HC&A before any reproduction use. The OHSU HC&A does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

David E. Sullivan Papers, Accession no. 2005-018, Historical Collections & Archives, Oregon Health & Science University.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

F1 Sullivan files, 1944-1946Return to Top

Description Dates
Correspondence from Sullivan to G.B. McLean, editor of the Service Bulletin
1946 January 6
Black and white 3 x 5 print of Sullivan in his dress white uniform. Inscribed on back " David E. Sullivan, M.D. M.C. USN. USS Saratoga"
Black and white photographic print (8 x 10) of Sullivan and other department heads reporting to the Saratoga's executive officer. Sullivan is first row, 2nd from left.
Naval Aviation News (periodical) with art work of an operation by combat artist Mitchell Jamieson entitled "Appendectomy at Sea". The operation took place on the USS Card.
1944 May 15
Black and white 8 x 10 photo print of water color "Appendectomy at Sea" by Mitchell Jamieson.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Medicine and Health
  • Military Medicine
  • U.S. Navy
  • World war II
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Photographs
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Jamieson, Mitchell, 1915-1970--Pictorial works (actor)
    • McLean, G.B. (collector)