Manuscripts and Archives of the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

William M. Speed essay on marasmus Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS 2/164

Dates

  • 1857-06-05 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 folder (Whole)

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  • Physical Location

    Small collections

  • Biographical / Historical

    William M. Speed of Anderson District, S.C., was born circa 1834. He received an M.D. from the Philadelphia College of Medicine in 1857.

  • Ownership and Custodial History

    Deposited as part of a larger collection by the executors of the estate of Lewis D. Harlow through Harry S. Hopper, 1896.

  • Scope and Contents

    William M. Speed describes marasmus and its treatment, 1857. Titled "William M. Speed essay on marasmus presented to the faculty of the Philadelphia College of Medicine for the degree of doctor in medicine."

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