Henry P. Plenk papers, 1952-1987  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Plenk, Henry P.
Title
Henry P. Plenk papers
Dates
1952-1987 (inclusive)
Quantity
12.25 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn1450
Summary
The Henry P. Plenk papers (1952-1987) contain correspondence, articles written by Plenk, typescripts, interviews, and other documents pertaining to Plenk's book, Medicine in the Beehive State.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this Collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Plenk (b. 1917) received his M.D. from Northwestern University. He came to the University of Utah in 1947 as an assistant professor of radiology.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Henry P. Plenk papers (1952-1987) contain correspondence, articles written by Plenk, typescripts, interviews, and other documents pertaining to Plenk's book, Medicine in the Beehive State.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Henry P. Plenk papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Henry P. Plenk papers, Accn 1450, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1450.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Correspondence, B-FReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description
box
1
Folder
1
Benak, Steve
2
Boone, Max L. M.
3-6
Brady, Luther W.
7
Caldwell, William
8
Chapman, J. D.
9
Chassagne, Daniel
10
Chism, Stanely E.
11
Churchill-Davidson, I.
12
Clinton, Bill
13-15
del-Regato, J. A.
16
Dische, Stanley
17
Dworkin, Perry M.
18-19
Eisert, Donald R.
20
Ellis, Frank
21
Eltringham, James P.
22
Engelbrecht, H. Anthony
23-25
Fowler, Jack F.
26
Fletcher, Gilbert H.
27-29
Frederick, Philip R.
30
Fridman, Mose
31
Ford, Newell R.
32-36
Fry, Harry W.

Correspondence, G-QReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 2

Container(s) Description
box
2
Folder
1
Garn, Jake
2
Gillies, James M.
3-14
Goates, Brent L.
15
Hafermann, Mark
16-17
Henk, Mike J.
18
Higholt, Howard
19
Hussey, David H.
20
Kattan, Ramzi D.
21-22
Lazarus, Harrison M.
23
Lederman, M.
24
Lindberg, Robert
25
Littman, Philip
26
Lopez, Teresa Lanche G.
27
McGowan, David
28
Northup, Mead
29
Overgaard, Jens
30
Owens, Wayne
31
Papillon, Jean
32
Peckman, Michael J.
33
Prosnitz, Leonard R.
34
Quinlin, Ed

Correspondence, R-W and MiscellaneousReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Container(s) Description
box
3
Folder
1-3
Revisz, Laszlo
4
Rotman, Marvin
5
Rowe, James W.
6-9
Rubin, Philip
10
Schreiner, Alexander
11
Scott, Sir Oliver
12-13
Smart, Charles R.
14
Stewart, J. Robert
15
Strang, Mary S.
16
Taggart, Charles H.
17
Tewfik, Hamed
18
Thompson, Ronald
19
Warf-Messing, Bright Van Der
20
Wildermuth, Orliss
21
Wiley, Albert
22
Miscellaneous

Plenk Published Articles, 1952-1987Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

History of the Radiation Center, LDS Hospital, 1969-1987Return to Top

Container(s): Box 5

Container(s) Description Dates
box
5
Folder
1-6
Rough Draft
7-9
Final Draft
10
Radiation Center, LDS Hospital--A 10 Year History
1969-1979
11-13
History of the Department of Radiology, LDS Hospital
1907-1987
14-15
History of Radiology in Utah
16
Protocol for Radiation Therapy with Hyperbaric Oxygen
17
Radiation Center
Patient notes and case history.
18-19
Radiation Center
Worksheet and finance report.
20-23
Radiation Center Statistics
24
Radiation Center Finances
25-26
Curriculum Vitae of Participants in Book
27
Radiation Center Staff Cumulative Bibliography
28
Journal Articles on History of Radiology

History of Radiology in UtahReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 6

Container(s) Description Dates
box
6
Folder
1
History of Radium Company
2
"How Radiology Became Established in Utah"
3
Radiation Center, LDS Hospital
1969-1979
4
Radiation Center Statistics
5
Dept. of Radiology, Primary Childrens Medical Center
Bibliography.
6
Dept. of Radiology, University of Utah
Bibliography.
1970-1988
7-9
Index of Publications
10-27
History of Radiology in Utah
28
Miscellaneous

Medicine in the Beehive State, 1940-1990, Rough DraftReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 7

Container(s) Description
box
7
Folder
1-2
"Insights into Medicine in the Beehive State, 1940-1990"
3-22
Medicine in the Beehive State, 1940-1990

Medicine in the Beehive State, 1940-1990, Rough DraftReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 8

Medicine in the Beehive State, 1940-1990, Final DraftReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 9

Container(s) Description
box
9
Folder
1
Introduction
2-4
History of Four Year Medical School
5
Family Practice--The New Specialty
6
ReCollections of a Coal Camp Doctor
7
Practice of Internal Medicine
8
Cardiology
9
Infectious Diseases
10
Rheumatology
11
Allergy
12
Gastroenterology
13
Pulmonary Medicine
14
The Management of Renal Failure
15
Geriatric Care
16
Endocrinology and Medicine
17
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
18
Neurology
19
Dermatology
20
Psychiatry
21
Child Psychiatry
22
General Surgery
23
Pediatric Surgery
24
Thoracic Surgery
25-26
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
27
Neurological Surgery
28
Surgical Oncology
29
Orthopedic Surgery
30
Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
31
Ophthalmology
32
Urology
33
Laser Surgery
34
Obstetrics and Gynecology in Practice

Medicine in the Beehive State, 1940-1990, Final DraftReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 10

Container(s) Description
box
10
Folder
1
Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah
2
Primary Children's Medical Center
3
Pediatric Neurology
4
Neonatology
5
Anesthesiology
6
Artificial Organs Research at the University of Utah Medical Center
7
Genetic Epidemiology
8
Human Genetics
9
Medical Informatics
10
Pathology in the Salt Lake City Private Hospitals
11
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
12
Radiology
13
Radiation Oncology
14
Utah Women Physicians Coming of Age
15
Utah's Public Health

Curriculum Vitae and Interviews, A-MReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 11

Container(s) Description
box
11
Folder
1
Altman, Stan
2
Bahr, Albert Lee
3
Bailey, Don
4
Bernhisel, Harris
5
Black, Beverly Harvey
6
Bragg, David G.
7
Brown, Harry J.
8
Brown, Richard C.
9
Card, Richard Y.
10
Christensen, William R.
11
Condon, Virgil R.
12
Copeland, Wood
13
Cowan, Lee
14
Davis, Jack
15
Edson, Mike
16
Eisert, Donald R.
17
Emmet, John
18
Fishbach, Jennifer
19
Ford, R. Newell
20
Frederick, Phil
21
Gunderson, Leonard L.
22
Hammond, Elizabeth M.
23
Hartvigsen, Richard
24
Hebertson, Richard M.
25
Jacobson, Geraldine M.
26
Keller, Richard Hubbard
27
Lee, Tim
28
Lerner, Henry
29
McDonald, Roy
30
Matthei, Louis Philip
31
Matthew, David C.
32
Mciff, Eldon Bruce

Curriculum Vitae and Interviews, M-W and MiscellaneousReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Container(s) Description
box
12
Folder
1
Meads, Garner
2
Meyer, Ralph
3
Miller, James R.
4
Miller, Mark H.
5
Mitchell, Robert
6
Nicholas, R.
7
Nixon, Richard C.
8
Peltzer, Wes
9
Peterson, Richard
10
Phillips, Ross
11
Sause, William T.
12
Schaar, Ken
13
Smart, Charles
14
Stewart, J. Robert
15
Stowell, William
16
Thomson, John Wallace
17
Votava, Charles
18
Watson, Joseph
19
West, Warren B.
20
Wheeler, James Nelson
21
Wonnacott, Clarence
22
Miscellaneous Interviews without Curriculum Vitae
23-25
Curriculum Vitae, A-Z

papers on Hyperbaric Radiation TherapyReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 13

Container(s) Description Dates
box
13
Folder
1-2
Oxygen and Irradiation
3
Review of Two Year Experience with 167 patients
4
Hyperbaric Oxygen Radiation Therapy
5
Time-Dose Schedule and Present Status
6
Two Year Report on Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy
1964-1965
7-9
Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy
1965-1968
10-11
Correspondence on Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy
12
Relationship Between Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy and Head and Neck Cancer
13
Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy in Head and Neck Malignancies
1973
14
Code for Head and Neck Cancer
15
Glioblastoma and H.P.O.
16
Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy and Cancer of the Urinary Bladder
17
Rx of Head and Neck Tumors; A Randomized Study of Treatment in Air vs Treatment in H.P.O.
18
Hyperbaric Oxygen Radiation Therapy and Carcinoma of the Cervix
19
Study of High Pressure Oxygen in Urinary Bladder Carcinoma
20
What's New in Radiation Oncology
21
Head and Neck Protocol--Hyperbaric Radiation
22
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Head and Neck Tumors Presentation, Vienna
1979
23
Radiation Therapy of Head and Neck
24
Status of Hyperbaric Radiation Therapy
1973
25
Randomized Phase III Study to Evaluate the efficacy of Supradiaphragmatic Radiation in Stage II Pure Seminoma

papers on CancerReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 14

Container(s) Description
box
14
Folder
1
Viruses
2
T-Cells
3
Genetic Familial
4
Leptomeningeal Metastases
5
Head and Neck Cancer
6
Carcinoma of the Lower Lip
7-8
Skin Cancer
9
Bronchogenic Carcinoma
10
Lung Cancer
11
Breast Cancer
12
Smoking and Lung Cancer
13
Stomach Cancer
14
Colon Cancer
15
Colorectal Carcinoma
16-17
Rectal Cancer
18
Cervix Cancer
19-21
Prostate Carcinoma

papers on CancerReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 15

Container(s) Description
box
15
Folder
1
Viruses and Gynecologic Cancers
2
Cancer and Oral Contraceptives
3
Carcinogenesis
4
Paraneoplastic
5-7
Immunity and Cancer
8-9
Nutrition, Diet and Cancer
10-11
Cancer Screening
12
Treatment
13
Late Effects of Treatment
14
Prevention
15
Statistics on Cancer
16-19
Cancer--Miscellaneous
20
Cancer Patient Listing at LDS Hospital

Teaching RecordsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 16

Container(s) Description
box
16
Folder
1
Nuclear Pharmacy
2
Pathology 602
3-8
Pathology 602 Lab
9
Radiation Pathology
10
Radiation Therapy Technologists Pathology Course
11-29
Pathology Lecture
30-34
Pathology Notes
35
Slide Set for Professional Education on Cancer causes and Prevention
36-37
Pathology Exams
38
Pathology Class Evaluation

Awards and CertificatesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 17

Container(s) Description Dates
box
17
Folder
1
Award
1988
2
Certificate of License
3
Business Regulation
4
American Board of Radiology
5
American College of Radiology
6
LDS Hospital
7
Certificate of Appreciation

MiscellaneousReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 18

Container(s) Description
box
18
Folder
1
Application for Grant from American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
2
Regulations Relating to Radiologic Technology
3
Laws relating to Radiologic Technology
4-6
People interested in Medical History
7
Agenda and Minutes from Steering Committee of the LDSH Cancer Institute
8
Floor Plan of First Unitarian Church
9
Nuclear Weapons and Defense Budget
10
Job AAMAJZIP'89
11-13
Bibliographic Citation List, Tumor Calcification
14
Bibliographic Citation List, Osteoblastic Metastases
15
Talk at First Unitarian Church on History of Medicine
16
Life Long Learning Program
17
Index cards
18
Bills
19
House Tax papers
20
Lease Agreement
21
Miscellaneous Notes
22
Visitors Login at Radiation Center

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 19

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 20

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 21

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 22

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 23

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 24

Typescripts and Interviews for Medicine in the Beehive StateReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 25

Author Curriculum VitaesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 26

Publications by Henry P. PlenkReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 27

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Cancer--Radiotherapy
  • Medicine--Utah--History
  • Pathology--Study and teaching--Utah
  • Radiologists--Utah
  • Radiology, Medical--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Plenk, Henry P.--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Articles
  • Certificates
  • Correspondence
  • Drafts (documents)
  • Interviews
  • Syllabi