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Dr. John C. Norman Collection
Ms2014-074

(See also the Norman Family Collection)


Descriptive Summary
Title:Dr. John C. Norman Collection
Span Dates: 1918-2014
Bulk Dates: 1959-1991
ID No: Ms2014-074
Creator: Dr. John C. Norman
Extent: 10 boxes (Ms2014-074); 1 box photographs (Ph2014-074); oversized documents, videotapes, slides, and plaque
Language: English
Repository: West Virginia State Archives, Charleston, WV
Abstract: This collection consists of documents relating to the medical career of Dr. John C. Norman, a native of Charleston, West Virginia, who became recognized as a world-renowned heart surgeon and researcher.

Administrative Information
Donor: Family of Dr. John C. Norman, Concord, Massachusetts
Transfers: Museums
Preferred Citation: [item, Ms2014-074], Dr. John C. Norman Collection, West Virginia State Archives, Charleston, WV.
Contents List:


Box 1

Publications:
Cardiovascular Diseases, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, Dr. John C. Norman, Jr., editor:
1:1 January 1974
1:2 1974
1:4 1974
1:5 1974
2:1 1975
2:4 1975
3:1 1976
3:2 1976
3:3 1976
4:1 1977
5:1 1978
5:2 June 1978
5:4 December 1978
6:1 March 1978
6:4 December 1979
7:2 June 1980
7:4 December 1980
8:1 March 1981
8:2 June 1981
8:3 September 1981
8:4 December 1981
Texas Heart Institute Journal, 1991, 2010, August 2011

Harvard Publications:
Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: The Harvard Class of 1950 Reflects on the Past and Looks to the Future, edited by George S. Mumford
Against All Odds: The Legacy of Students of African Descent at Harvard Medical School before Affirmative Action, 1850-1968, by Nora N. Nercessian
45th Reunion Report, 1954-1999, Harvard Medical School Class of 1954
50th Reunion Report, 1954-2004, Harvard Medical School Class of 1954
55th Reunion Report, Harvard Medical School Class of 1954
35th Anniversary Report, Harvard Class of 1950, 1985
50th Anniversary Report, Harvard Class of 1950, 2000
55th Anniversary Report, Harvard Class of 1950, 2005
60th Anniversary Report, Harvard Class of 1950, 2010
Harvard University Directory, 1973-1974
Harvard Medical School Dean’s Report, 1984-1985
Harvard Medical Alumni Bulletin, Winter 2005


Box 2

Publications:
African American Architects: A Biographical Dictionary, 1865-1945
Textbook of Surgery, edited by Guy Blackburn
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, edited by William W. L. Glenn (inscribed to Dr. Norman)
Cardiac Surgery, edited by John C. Norman
Cardiac Surgery, second edition, John C. Norman, editor
Techniques in Cardiac Surgery, Denton A. Cooley and John C. Norman
Cardiovascular Science & Technology: Basic & Applied, I, Precised Proceedings, 1989-1990, edited by John C. Norman
Cardiovascular Science & Technology: Basic & Applied, II, Precised Proceedings, 1990-1991, edited by John C. Norman


Box 3

American College of Surgeons 72nd Annual Clinical Congress: Surgical Forum, Volume XXXVII, edited by Marjorie Pannell
Abstracts – Coronary Artery Medicine and Surgery Conference, 1984, Texas Heart Institute
The Fast Track: Texans and Other Stories, Nicholas Leman
Twenty-five Years of Excellence, Texas Heart Institute
Transactions of the One Hundred and Thirteenth Meeting of the American Surgical Association, April 1-3, 1993, edited by Clyde F. Barker
A Proud Heritage: An Informal History of Surgery at Columbia, edited by Frederic P. Herter
Annual Progress Report: Study of the Effects of Additional Endogenous Heart, by John C. Norman
Continuation of Clinical Trials of Left Ventricular Assist Device, Vol. 1- Technical Proposal, Texas Heart Institute
Aesculapiad, Harvard Medical School, 1954
Contractors Meeting: Summary and Abstracts, 1983
Contractors Meeting: Summary and Abstracts, 1984
Management Challenges For The Cardiovascular Anesthesiologist, by Fawzy G. Estafanous, MD
The Vertebrate Body by Alfred Sherwood Romer
West Virginia History by Conley Doherty
Cardiac Surgery edited Dwight C. McGoon
Essays of Denton A. Cooley, MD
Letters to a Young Physician, third edition, by James Jackson, M.D.
The American Association For Thoracic Surgery, 65th Annual Meeting, 1985
The American Association For Thoracic Surgery, 66th Annual Meeting, 1986
The American Association For Thoracic Surgery, 67th Annual Meeting, 1987
The American Association For Thoracic Surgery, 68th Annual Meeting, 1988
The Eleventh Annual Surgical Symposium, 1967-1987
Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, 33rd Annual Meeting, October 30-November 1, 1986
Association for Academic Surgery, 18th Annual Meeting, 1984
Association for Academic Surgery, 19th Annual Meeting, 1985
The Society of University Surgeons, 48th Annual Meeting, 1987
1983 Pictorial Roster, Denton A. Cooley Cardiovascular Surgical Society
American Surgical Association, 106th Annual Meeting, 1986
Program, International Cardiovascular Congress, Moscow, August 1971
Denton A. Cooley Cardiovascular Surgical Society, Membership Directory, 1990
Program, American Surgical Association, New Orleans, April 25-27, 1985


Box 4

4:1 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1959-1968
4:2 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1969-1971
4:3 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1972-1973
4:4 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1974
4:5 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1975
4:6 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1976
4:7 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1977
4:8 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1978
4:9 Abstracts and Manuscripts, 1980
4:10 Correspondence, 1971
4:11 Correspondence, 1973
4:12 Correspondence, 1974


Box 5

5:1 Correspondence, 1975
5:2 Correspondence, 1976
5:3 Correspondence, 1976
5:4 Correspondence, 1977
5:5 Correspondence, 1977
5:6 Correspondence, 1977
5:7 Correspondence, 1978
5:8 Correspondence, 1978
5:9 Correspondence, 1978
5:10 Correspondence, 1979
5:11 Correspondence, 1980
5:12 Correspondence, 1980


Box 6

6:1 Correspondence, 1981
6:2 Correspondence, 1983
6:3 Correspondence, 1984
6:4 Correspondence, 1984-1985
6:5 Correspondence, John C. Norman to Parents, 1954-1958
6:6 Correspondence, Ruth S. Norman, 1950-1985
6:7 Correspondence, John C. Norman to Doris Norman
6:8 Correspondence, Jill Norman to John C. Norman
6:9 Correspondence, Jay Rockefeller to John C. Norman, June 21, 1984
6:10 Correspondence, Junior League of Charleston to John C. Norman, February 1, 1973
6:11 Correspondence, C. H. Webster to John C. Norman, April 2, 1954
6:12 Correspondence, Marion Barry to John C. Norman, March 24, 1983
6:13 Correspondence, Denton Cooley to John C. Norman, March 25, 2004
6:14 Correspondence, John C. Norman, Miscellaneous
6:15 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1973
6:16 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1978-1980
6:17 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1981
6:18 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1983
6:19 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1984
6:20 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1985
6:21 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1986
6:22 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1989
6:23 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1990
6:24 Correspondence, John C. Norman, 1991
6:25 Correspondence, Outgoing (copies), John C. Norman, June-July 2004
6:26 Correspondence, Harvard Medical School, 2014
6:27 Correspondence, John C. Norman, regarding appointments
6:28 Correspondence, John C. Norman, regarding articles
6:29 Correspondence, John C. Norman, letters to editors, 1984-1985
6:30 Correspondence, Barbara Jordan to Robert Levy, regarding John C. Norman, September 29, 1977
6:31 Correspondence, Ned Chilton to John C. Norman, July 6, 1984
6:32 Correspondence, Tony Brown to John C. Norman, October 18, 1978, regarding invitation to appear in documentary by Tony Brown
6:33 Correspondence, regarding application to establish restaurant serving beer and wine at 1038 Bridge Road
6:34 Correspondence, regarding invitation to serve on the Advisory Committee to Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, August 3, 1987
6:35 Correspondence, John C. Norman, regarding article “Mechanical Circulatory Assistance: Established (IABP) and Evolving (LVAD)”
6:36 Telegrams, John C. Norman, 1948 and 1954
6:37 John C. Norman, E-Mail Correspondence
6:38 Greeting Cards
6:39 Sympathy Cards, Death of Ruth Norman
6:40 Letters of Recommendation
6:41 Letters of Recommendation, 1972
6:42 Letters of Recommendation, 1976
6:43 Letters of Recommendation, 1977
6:44 Letters of Recommendation, 1979
6:45 Letters of Recommendation, 1980
6:46 Recommendations, 1986
6:47 Hastings Lecture, John C. Norman, December 6, 1984
6:48 Memoranda, 1984


Box 7

7:1 Hastings Lecture, John C. Norman, Notes and Outline
7:2 Hastings Lecture, Visual Aids
7:3 Frank Hastings, Research Materials
7:4 Address, Frank W. Hastings, Institute for Defense Analysis, January 15, 1969
7:5 Speech, Frank W. Hastings, “The Artificial Heart Program,” American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York, December 5, 1968
7:6 Address, Frank W. Hastings, “The Current Status of Research on the Artificial Heart,” Academy of Medicine of Washington D. C., June 5, 1969
7:7 Eighth Annual Hastings Lecture, by John C. Norman
7:8 Artificial Intracorporeal Heart, Frank W. Hastings
7:9 Correspondence, Frank W. Hastings, 1958-1964 (photocopies)
7:10 Hastings Lecture, John C. Norman notes, 1984-1985
7:11 Presentation, Frank W. Hastings, “The Artificial Heart Program, National Heart Institute, Task Force on Cardiac Replacement, February 22, 1969
7:12 Speaking Manuscript, Frank W. Hastings, “Manpower Requirements in Biomaterials, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Boston, December 29, 1969
7:13 Biographical Information, Frank W. Hastings
7:14 Speaking Manuscript, Frank W. Hastings, “Present Status and Future of the Artificial Heart Program, Washington University, St. Louis, November 3-5, 1969
7:15 Speaking Manuscript, Frank W. Hastings, “Adaptation of Artificial Materials as Structural and Functional Biological Replacements,” New York Academy of Science, December 18, 1969
7:16 Photographs of Artificial Heart, Frank W. Hastings
7:17 Correspondence and Research, Frank W. Hastings
7:18 Correspondence, John W. Holter and Frank W. Hastings, 1958-1959
7:19 Correspondence, John C. Norman, regarding Hasting Lecture (includes correspondence from Robert Jarvik and Willem Kolff)
7:20 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, SNMA Conference, New York, April 10, 1982
7:21 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, ALVAD 1984: Precedence, Potentials, Prospects and Problems, Perfusion 1984, New York City
7:22 Speaking Manuscript, “Careers in Science: Inroads and Insights,” by John C. Norman, Inroads, Inc., September 7, 1985
7:23 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “Artificial Organs: Internal and External, 1985, Johns Hopkins Medical Center, September 26-27, 1985
7:24 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “Artificial Organs: Internal and External, 1985, Johns Hopkins, September 27, 1985
7:25 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “An Overview of Surgery in the 20th Century,” Fort Dix, New Jersey, October 25-26, 1985
7:26 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “Partial and Total Artificial Hearts: Directions, Needs, Costs, Societal and Ethical Issues,” Fort Dix, New Jersey, October 26, 1985
7:27 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “Careers in Science and Medicine: Inroads and Insights, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, January 11, 1986
7:28 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient,” Huntington Dental Society, March 27, 1987
7:29 Speaking Manuscript, Artificial Organs: Internal and External, University of Miami, 1991
7:30 Speaking Manuscript, John C. Norman, “Post-Infarction VSD”
7:31 A. O. A. Lecture, John C. Norman, “The Responsibility of the University and its Medical Schools, University of South Florida Medical School, February 15, 1985
7:32 Presentation, John C. Norman, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Conference, October 2, 1985
7:33 John C. Norman, Hale-McMillan Lecture, Meharry Medical College, April 4, 1968
7:34 Itinerary and Schedule, John C. Norman, March 31-April 11, 1972 (includes hand-written note from Ruth Norman)


Box 8

8:1 Article, “Coronary Artery Occlusive Disease: Current Pandemic and Surgical Inroads,” by John C. Norman and Denton A. Cooley, 1975
8:2 Article, “Atheroemboli Complicating the Pre- and Post-Operative Course of Aortocoronary Bypass (The Trash Heart): Case Report and Comment, March 1985
8:3 Article, “Medicine in the Ghetto,” by John C. Norman
8:4 Article, “Experimental Studies Related to Clinical Xenogeneic Liver Perfusions,” by John C. Norman, Victor H. Covelli, William G. Hardison, William V. McDermott, Jr., 1967
8:5 Article, “Timing of Coronary Revascularization After Acute Myocardial Infarction,” by Mark S. Hochberg, Victor Parsonnet, Isaac Gielchinsky, S. Mansoor Hussain, Daniel A. Fisch, John C. Norman
8:6 Article, “Immunochemical Observations in Clinical Heterologous (Xenogeneic) Liver Perfusions,” by John C. Norman, Calvin A. Saravis, Mayo E. Brown, William V. McDermott, July 1966
8:7 Article, “Dual-Chamber Pacing for Cardiac Arrhythmias: Controversies in Cloning the Conduction System,” by Victor Parsonnet, Alan D. Bernstein, John C. Norman
8:8 Article, “Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping: Theory and Practice, Experience with 325 Patients,” by Stephen R. Igo, C. Wayne Hibbs, Ruben Trono, John M. Fuqua, Charles H. Edmonds, Catherine J. Leachman, M. Alan Brewer, Daniel A. Holub, John C. Norman, September 1978
8:9 Article, “Left Ventricular Apical-Abdominal Aortic Conduits for Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstructions,” by John C. Norman, Denton A. Cooley, Grady L. Hallman, Michael R. Nihill
8:10 Article, “Experimental Transplantation of the Spleen for Classical Hemophilia A: Rationales and Long Term Results,” by John C. Norman, V. H. Covelli, H. S. Sise
8:11 Article, “Theoretical Design Considerations and Physiologic Performance Criteria for an Improved Intracorporeal (Abdominal) Electrically Actuated Long-Term Left Ventricular Assist Device (“E-Type” ALVAD) or Partial Artificial Heart,” by Stephen R. Igo, C. Wayne Hibbs, Ruben Trono, Charles H. Edmonds, John C. Norman
8:12 Article, “Cephalic/Basilic Veins for Aorto-Coronary Bypass: Review, Report and Analysis,” John C. Norman, Allan M. Lansing, Sam F. Yared, 1990
8:13 Article, “Requiem for Richard Lillehei,” by John C. Norman, June 1981
8:14 Article, “Repeat Sternotomy: An Improved Surgical Technique,” by John C. Norman, 1976
8:15 Article, “Left Ventricular Eneurysm: Twenty-Year Surgical Experience with 1572 Patients at the Texas Heart Institute,” by Sitaram B. Reddy, Denton A. Cooley, J. Michael Duncan, John C. Norman
8:16 Article, “The Combined Use of Dopamine and Nitroprusside Therapy in Conjunction with Intraaortic Balloon Pumping for the Treatment of Post-Cardiotomy Low Output Syndrome,” by James T. Sturm, Thomas M. Fuhrman, Rosalyn Sterling, Stephen A. Turner, Stephen R. Igo, John C. Norman
8:17 Article, “Results of Artificial Heart Implantation in Man,” by S. F. Yared, G. S. Johnson, W. C. DeVries, 1986
8:18 Article, "Mechanical Circulatory Assistance: Established (IABP) and Evolving (LVAD), A Narrative Summary," by John C. Norman and Stephen R. Igo
8:19 Article, "Mechanical Circulatory Assistance, IABP/ALVAD Reading References, Texas Heart Institute
8:20 Article, "Dual Chamber Pacing for Cardiac Arrhythmias: Controversies in Cloning the Conduction System," by Victor Parsonnet, Alan D. Bernstein, John C. Norman
8:21 Article, "Retrospective Analyses of the Need for Mechanical Circulatory Support (Intraaortic Balloon Pump/Abdominal Left Ventricular Assist Device or Partial Artificial Heart) After Cardiopulmonary Bypass: A 44 Month Study of 14,168 Patients," by Michael G. McGee, Sherri L. Zillgitt, Ruben Trono, Stephen A. Turner, Gary L. Davis, John M. Fuqua, Sidney K. Edelman, John C. Norman, 1980
8:22 Article, "Laser Assisted Balloon Angioplasty in Peripheral Vascular Surgery: A Preliminary Report," by Sam F. Yared, Allan M. Lansing, John C. Norman, Zahi H. Masri, KMA Journal, March 1991
8:23 Article, "Transascending Aortic Intraaortic Balloon Insertion with Delayed Sternal Closure: A Retrospective Analysis," by Clement C. Ugorji, Stephe A. Turner, Michael G. McGee, Thomas M. Fuhrman, Denton A. Cooley, John C. Norman
8:24 Article, "Role of Assist Devices in Managing Low Cardiac Output," by John C. Norman
8:25 Article, "Efficacy of Nitroprusside Therapy in Post Cardiotomy Low-Output Syndrome Necessitating Intra-Aortic Balloon Counter Pulsation," by James T. Sturm, Thomas M. Fuhrman, Stephen R. Igo, John C. Norman
8:26 Article, "Sequential Electro Cardiographic Analysis of Stone Heart Syndrome in a Patient Supported Six Days with an Abdominal Left Ventricular Assist Device (ALVAD)," by Andrew R. Solomon, James T. Sturm, Edward K. Massin, John C. Norman, June 1979
8:27 Article, "Creation of a Secondary Ventricular Outlet to Reverse Hemolysis after Aortic Valve Replacement," by David A. Ott, Denton A. Cooley, John C. Norman
8:28 Article, "In Vivo Alveolar Morphometrics with Positive End Expiratory Pressure," by Benedict D. T. Daly, Charles H. Edmonds, John C. Norman 8:30 Article, "Ultrastructural Analyses of Blood-Interfacing Linings formed within Partial Artificial Hearts or Abdominal Left Ventricular Assist Devices: A Qualitative Scheme for Human Pseudoneointimal Accretion Kinetics," by Ruben Trono, Mattie I. Bossart, John D. Milam, John C. Norman, June 1979
8:31 Article, "Use of a Composite Biomer-Butyl Rubber/Biomer Material to Prevent Transdiaphragmatic Water Permeation during Long-Term, Electrically-Actuated Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Pumping," by Michael G. McGee, Michael Szycher, Stephen A. Turner, Warren Clay, Ruben Trono, John M. Fuqua Jr., John C. Norman, September 1980
8:32 Article, "Nuclear-Fueled Circulatory Support Systems III," by John C. Norman and Fred N. Huffman
8:33 Article, "Mechanical Circulatory Assistance and Replacement: An Evolving Perspective," by John C. Norman
8:34 Article, "An Intracorporeal (Abdominal) Left Ventricular Assist Device, XXII: Precis and State of the Art," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, 1975
8:35 Article, "Intracorporeal (Abdominal) Left Ventricular Assist Devices or Partial Artificial Hearts: A Five-Year Clinical Experience," by John C. Norman, J. Michael Duncan, O. Howard Frazier, Grady L. Hallman, David A. Ott, George J. Reul, Denton A. Cooley
8:36 Article, "How the Balloon Pump was Conceived: A Personal Reminiscence," by Stephen R. Topaz
8:37 Article, "A Theoretical Discourse on the Treatment of Acute Myocardial Failure and Shock Secondary to Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease, May 25, 1970
8:38 Article, "Mycotic Aneurysm of the Ascending Aorta Following Aortocoronary Bypass: Successful Repair," by Ronald M. Barbie, Roland E. Girardet, Allan M. Lansing, John C. Norman
8:39 Article, "Performance of an Abdominal Left Ventricular Assist Device During Induced Tachycardias and Dysrhythmias," by Jerome G. Maifeh, Paul A. Thompson, Mark D. Johnson, C. Wayne Hibbs, John M. Fuqua, John C. Norman
8:40 Article, "Prognostic Indices for Survival During Postcardiotomy Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping," by John C. Norman, Denton A. Cooley, Stephen R. Igo, C. Wayne Hibbs, Mark D. Johnson, J. Graeme Bennett, John M. Fuqua, Ruben Trono, Charles H. Edmonds
8:41 Article, "Hemodynamic Effects of Intracorporeal (Abdominal) Left Ventricular Assist Device (ALVAD) Pumping in Man, XL," by John C. Norman
8:42 Article, "Arterialization of the Left Anterior Descending Coronary Vein in Dogs: Successful Long-Term Flow Evaluation," by M. S. Hochberg, I. Gielchinsky, V. Parsonnet, S. M. Hussain, J. C. Norman
8:43 Article, "An Abdominal Left Ventricular Assist Device: Preclinical Studies," by William J. Robinson, Benedict D. T. Daly, David A. Hughes, Joseph J. Migliore, C. Wayne Hibbs, Stephen R. Igo, John C. Norman
8:44 Article, "Notes of an Institution Watcher: THI, Statistics and Specifics," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, March 1979
8:45 Article, "Notes of a Cardioplegia Watcher: Antiquities and State-of-the-Art," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, December 1978
8:46 Article, "The Responsibility of the University and Its Medical Schools," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, 1976
8:47 Article, "Notes of a Resident Watcher," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute," by John C. Norman, September 1978
8:48 Article, "Notes of a Surgical Mentor Watcher: Random recollections of Admonitions and Aphorisms," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, June 1979
8:49 Article, "Histrionics, Vignettes and Quartets: A Syndrome of Stress in Heart Surgeons," by John C. Norman, Bulletin of the Texas Heart Institute, December 1980
8:50 Article, "Use of a Ventricular Assist Device in Postcardiotomy Shock," by Marc T. Swartz and D. Glenn Pennington, September 1985
8:51 Article, "An Intracorporeal (Abdominal) Left Ventricular Assist Device (ALVAD), XXX: Clinical Readiness and Initial Trials in Man," by John C. Norman, 1976
8:52 Article, "An Abdominal Left Ventricular Assist Device: Experimental Physiologic Analyses, II," by William J. Robinson, Joseph J. Migliore, John Arthur, John M. Fuqua, Gordon B. Dove, Stephen Coleman, Fred N. Huffman, John C. Norman, 1973
8:53 Article, “Utilization of Hand-Held Programmable Calculators for Rapid Bedside Computation of Physiologic-Pharmacologic Variables and Prognostic Indices During Mechanical Circulatory Support,” by Daniel A. Holub, John M. Fuqua, Stephen R. Igo, M. Alan Brewster, James T. Sturm, John C. Norman
8:54 Article, “The Significance of Age, Preoperative Ejection Fraction and Previous Myocardial Infarction in Predicting the Need for Post-Cardiotomy Intraaortic Balloon Pumping (IABP) in 243 Adult Patients,” by Stephen A. Turner, Clement Ugorji, Gary L. Davis, Mchael G. McGee, John M. Fuqua, Sidney K. Edelman, John C. Norman
8:55 Article, “Treatment of Postoperative Low Output Syndrome with Intraaortic Balloon Pumping: Experience with 419 Patients,” by James T. Sturm, Michael G. McGee, Thomas M. Fuhrman, Gary L. Davis, Stephen A. Turner, Sidney K. Edelman, John C. Norman, 1980
8:56 Article, “Quantitative Indices of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) Dependence During Post-Infarction Cardiogenic Shock,” by James T. Sturm, Thomas M. Fuhrman, Stephen R. Igo, Daniel A. Holub, Michael G. McGee, John M. Fuqua, John C. Norman, August 1979
8:57 Article, “Criteria Protocols and Reporting Forms for Initial Left ventricular Assist Device Clinical Trials, by John C. Norman and William F. Bernhard, 1975
8:58 Article, “’Pulsatile’ Left Atrial-Femoral Artery Bypass,” by Lasschinger, Cunningham, Catinella, Knopp, Glassman, Spencer, August 1983
8:59 Article, “Severe Intravascular Hemolysis After Aortic Valve Replacement,” by Denton A. Cooley and John C. Norman, 1977
8:60 Article, “Mechanical Ventricular Assistance,” by John C. Norman
8:61 Article, “Creation of Double-Outlet Left Ventricles for Left Ventricular Outflow Obstructions: Initial Clinical results in Six Patients, by J. C. Norman, M. R. Nihill, D. A. Cooley, 1976
8:62 Article, “Iatrogenic Ventricular Fibrillation during Proctosigmoidoscopy in Patient with Complete Heart Block,” by John C. Norman, Abraham Aronow, Saul Aronow, Richard D. Judge, 1966
8:63 Article, “Apical Left Ventricular-Abdominal Aortic Composite Conduits for Left Ventricular Outflow Obstructions,” by Denton A. Cooley and John C. Norman
8:64 John C. Norman, Consultant, Circulatory System Devices Panel, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration, 1990
8:65 Management Guidelines for Heart and Heart-Lung Transplantation, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1983
8:66 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Employe Benefits Packet
8:67 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (1 of 2)
8:68 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (2 of 2)


Box 9

9:1 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Heart Transplantation Research, 1982-1983
9:2 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Transplantation Proposal, 1984
9:3 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Cardiac Transplantation, John C. Norman notes
9:4 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, John C. Norman, Memos, 1984
9:5 Research Protocol for Laser Applications to Vascular Surgery, Victor Parsonnet with Bruce Brener, John C. Norman, Jack Driller, Daniel Fisch, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 1984
9:6 Experience with the St. Jude Valve Prosthesis, Isaac Gielchinsky, Mark S. Hochberg, S. Mansoor Hussain, Victor Parsonnet, Donald Rothfeld, John C. Norman, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 1984
9:7 Letterhead Paper, Newark Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Group, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
9:8 Anesthesia Residency Program Review, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 1984
9:9 “Giant Lymph Node Hyperplasia of the Mediastinum (Castleman’s Disease): Case Report and Review, rewrite #2, September 18, 1984
9:10 Clinical Trials of Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Volume 1, Technical Proposal, Texas Heart Institute
9:11 Kodaliths, March 26, 1985
9:12 Advisory Committee Review, Selected HST Student Research, March 29, 1990, John C. Norman, Harvard University – Massachusetts Institute of Technology Division of Health Sciences and Technology
9:13 Symposium, “the Implantable Left Ventricular Assist Device: From Concept to Clinical Reality,” Texas Heart Institute, May 21-22, 2004
9:14 Texas Technologies Inc.
9:15 Brochure, Norman Rigid LTI Carbon LV Outlet Prosthesis
9:16 Congressional High Tech Award, John C. Norman, 1985
9:17 Protocols, Instructions and Studies, Cardiology
9:18 Committee to Evaluate the NHLBI Artificial Heart Program
9:19 Recommendations, John C. Norman, 1984-1990
9:20 Program, Dedication of Denton A. Cooley Building, Texas Heart Institute, January 17, 2002
9:21 John C. Norman, Humana Hospital, Louisville
9:22 Dr. Denton Cooley
9:23 Article, “Annals of Surgery: Denton Cooley’s First Heart Transplant,” Science Digest, October 1985
9:24 Abiomed, 1990
9:25 John C. Norman, Marshall University School of Medicine, 1986-1987
9:26 Report of the Working Group on Mechanical Circulatory Support Artificial Heart and Assist Devices: Directions, Needs, Costs, Societal and Ethical Issues, May 1985
9:27 Clinical Cardiac Transplantation Protocol, Texas Heart Institute, 1984
9:28 Zen and the Hemopump, by Richard Wampler, June 1989
9:29 John C. Norman, Research Materials
9:30 Telefax (framed), notification to John C. Norman of authorization to implement nuclear powered pacemakers
9:31 John C. Norman, Surgical Society Conference Summary, Draft 8b, December 27, 1989
9:32 John C. Norman, Curriculum Vitae, circa 1984
9:33 John C. Norman, Curriculum Vitae, circa 1985
9:34 John C. Norman, Curriculum Vitae, circa 1989
9:35 Artificial Heart and Assist Devices: Directions, Needs, Costs, Societal and Ethical Issues, May 1985
9:36 DTB Update, 1984-1985: Notes and New Horizons, by John C. Norman, Frank B. Altier, John Watson
9:37 Recommendation for Dr. Hien Nguyen
9:38 Abstract, “Prosthetic Heart Valve Reoperations: 20 Year Experience, Draft #6, August 11, 1989


Box 10

10:1 John C. Norman, List of Published Articles
10:2 Cardiac Surgeries and Transplants, Dog Donors, 1984
10:3 Article (rough draft), “Laser Application”
10:4 Fifteenth Report of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Advisory Council, 1988 (features photograph of X-ray taken by John C. Norman on cover)
10:5 Letter to the Editor, by John C. Norman, regarding Ventricular Bypass, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, November 1985
10:6 Certificates and Licenses
10:7 Technical Papers Digest, Engineering Science in Biomedicine, Society of Engineering Science, Washington University, November 1969
10:8 Abstract, Topical Report to NHLBI, “Hemodynamic Effects of ALVAD Pumping in Man,” July 28, 1976
10:9 Program, Dedication of Cheever Ampitheatre, Boston City Hospital, May 25, 1966
10:10 Program, Graduation Exercises, Texas Medical Center, August 12, 1976 (address by John C. Norman)
10:11 Program, Symposium on Transplantation, Johns Hopkins, September 26-27, 1985
10:12 Program of the NHLBI, Washington, July 12-13, 1990
10:13 Program, An Evening of Celebration, Kenneth A. Forde, November 8, 2005, includes letter from John C. Norman and correspondence from William J. Horan
10:14 Program, Devices and Technology Branch Contractors Meeting, 1984
10:15 Possible Underwriters for DTB Conference, 1990
10:16 Harvard University-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, HST Advisory Committee site visit, 1989-1990
10:17 St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Cardiac Transplant Service – Physician’s Orders
10:18 Devices and Technology Branch, Division of Heart and Vascular Diseases of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Research and Development, 1984
10:19 Devices and Technology Branch, Division of Heart and Vascular Diseases, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Contractors Meeting, Bethesda, Maryland, December 5-7, 1988
10:20 In Memoriam: John C. Norman (1930-2014), by Denton A. Cooley
10:21 Modern Medicine, May 17, 1971, article on John C. Norman
10:22 Presenters at the Public Meeting of the Institute of Medicine Committee to Evaluate the Artificial Heart Paper, Transcutaneous Carbon Dioxide, by John C. Norman
10:23 Heart Transplantation Studies
10:24 Cardiothoracic Society of New Jersey
10:25 Harvard, 60th anniversary of the Class of 1950, interview with John C. Norman
10:26 National Organ Transplant Act, HR5580, 1984
10:27 Society for Vascular Surgery and International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, Joint Meeting, Atlanta, June 6-9, 1984
10:28 Public Works Commission Meeting, September 11, 2002
10:29 Schedule of Dates, National Intern Matching Program
10:30 John C. Norman, Surgery and Bioengineering Study Section, Department of Health and Human Services, 1982
10:31 Product Specification, Pyrolite Carbon-Coated Tubes used in the Norman Left Ventricular Outlet Prosthesis
10:32 DTB Update, 1984-1985, Notes and New Horizons, John C. Norman, Frank B. Altieri, John t. Watson
10:33 Denton A. Colley Cardiovascular Surgical Society Newsletter, 1990
10:34 Case Reports and Comments, John C. Norman
10:35 Clinical Symposia, The Artificial Heart, 35th Anniversary Issue, 1983
10:36 Canine Heart Transplantation
10:37 Biography of John C. Norman, Sr.
10:38 Ruth Norman, Miscellaneous Papers
10:39 Program, Berkeley Educational Society, International Women’s Year Observance (including Ruth Norman lecture), Bermuda, November 30, 1975
10:40 Commencement Address, Ruth S. Norman, West Virginia State College, July 25, 1957
10:41 Speech, Ruth S. Norman, on receiving Trustees Award, Howard University, March 8, 1958
10:42 Biographical Facts, Ruth S. Norman
10:43 Program, Testimonial Dinner Honoring Ruth S. Norman, Philadelphia, May 16, 1976
10:44 Bank Book, John C. Norman, Jr., Charleston National Bank, 1937-1955
10:45 College Acceptance Letters and Records of Dean’s List, John C. Norman, 1948-1949
10:46 Booklet, “Charleston, West Virginia,” by Charleston Chamber of Commerce, 1970 (features photograph of front steps of John C. Norman home)
10:47 Articles, West Virginian of the Year, 1976 and 1985
10:48 DD-214, John C. Norman
10:49 Program, “The Block,” First Baptist Church, Charleston, May 4, 2003
10:50 Funeral Program, Frances Lydia Carter Lee
10:51 Article on John C. Norman, “The Greatest Hill Doctor,” West Virginia Hillbilly, September 10, 1987
10:52 Articles on John C. Norman Sr.
10:53 John C. Norman, Property Information
10:54 John C. Norman, Honorary Doctor of Science, West Virginia University, May 13, 1984
10:55 Program, Upsilon Boule, Sigma Pi Phi, 80th Anniversary Gala Celebration, 1926-2006
10:56 Program, Henry Highland Garnett Foundation House
10:57 Garnet High School Reunion 2011, Original Committee/Honorees
10:58 Internet Articles on John C. Norman
10:59 Memoirs, Dora Brown Mickey
10:60 John C. Norman, Newark Municipal Council Resolution, December 9, 1985
10:61 Clippings
10:62 Clippings, John C. Norman
10:63 A Tribute to Dr. Della Brown Taylor-Hardman, West Virginia State, Boston University, Kent State University, 2006
10:64 Tony Brown’s Journal, July/December 1983, featuring article, “Mrs. Norman, We Love You”
10:65 Program, West Virginia Education Association Minority Concerns Conference, First Annual Awards Dinner, January 27, 1984
10:66 Newsletter, Texas Heart Institute, April 1972, introducing Dr. John C. Norman
10:67 Program, Henry Highland Garnet Foundation, Twelfth Annual Scholarship Dinner, August 14, 2004
10:68 Program, Henry Highland Garnet Foundation, Sixteenth Annual Scholarship Dinner, August 9, 2008
10:69 Program, Henry Highland Garnet Foundation, Nineteenth Annual Scholarship Dinner, August 11, 2011
10:70 Newsletter, The Lamplighter, Henry Highland Garnet Foundation, April 2009
10:71 Newsletter, The Lamplighter, Henry Highland Garnet Foundation, Fall 2013
10:72 This Night, Garnet’s Last Commencement, May 25, 1956, Henry H. Davis
10:73 Program, Garnet High School Reunion, 2011
10:74 Business Cards, John C. Norman, Texas Heart Institute
10:75 Photographs and Maps, Graves of John C. Norman and Ruth S. Norman, Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston
10:76 War Bonds Envelope, John C. Norman
10:77 Articles on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
10:78 Appraisal of John C. Norman Architectural Drawings
10:79 Military Discharge Certificate, John C. Norman, 1918
10:80 Program, Charleston Woman’s Improvement League, Piano Concert, The Kennedy Family (Anne Gamble, Matthew Kennedy, Nina Kennedy), Charleston, May 29, 1983
10:81 Commencement Address, by Ruth S. Norman, West Virginia State College, July 25, 1987
10:82 Biographical Dictionary of African-American Architects, 1865-1945


Miscellaneous Box:
Slides, CDs, and old computer discs

Videotapes:
ACS-1181, Implantation, Cineangiography, 99mTc-Scientiscanning and Removal of a Partial Artificial Heart in Man, by John C. Norman (10 minutes)
Tony Brown’s Journal, November 25, 1990 (program on Mrs. Norman)
Humana
Cinect of Coronary Occlusion, C. Gene Coin
Medtronic, Replacement Evaluation Protocol, Activitrax Patient Management and Testimonials

Oversized:
Cardboard mounted advertisement, Norman Rigid L.T.I. Carbon Left Ventricular Outlet Prosthesis
Certificate, New York Medical License, 1958
Certificate, New York Medical License, 1957-1958
Certificate, Bellevue Hospital Center, License, 1959-1960
Certificate, Bellevue Hospital Center, 1961
Certificate, Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, 1955
Certificate, Dr. John C. Norman, 1974

Photographs (Ph2014-074):
John C. Norman, Portraits
John C. Norman with others, November 1977
John C. Norman with Pat Paurri, et al
John C. Norman with Joe W. Atkinson, National Institutes of Health dinner, June 1982
John C. Norman at desk, Humana Hospital – Audubon, 1991
John C. Norman with others, Harvard Medical Alumni Association dinner, October 7, 2004
John C. Norman with Ruth S. Norman
Ruth S. Norman
Ruth S. Norman at home
Ruth S. Norman and Tony Brown
Graves of John C. Norman, Sr. and Ruth S. Norman
Norman home, 1118 Second Avenue, Charleston
Necessary repairs to Norman home at 1118 Second Avenue, Charleston
Tony Brown
Miscellaneous
Animals
CDs of slides for presentation
Slides, National Institutes of Health Presentation
Photographs of Slides, Artificial Organs, 1985-1986
ALVAD Photographs
Blood Pumps and Other Equipment, 1974-1979
Hastings Lecture Materials
Frank W. Hastings

Transferred to Museums:
Plaque, Famous Person of the Year, John C. Norman, by the Citizens of Kanawha County and the County Commission, November 6, 1988


Manuscript Collections

West Virginia Archives and History