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Henry Van Derveer notes on lectures from the University of Pennsylvania

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Identifier: 10a Van Derveer
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of two volumes of ecture notes taken by Henry Van Derveer.The first volume (221 leaves) contains lecture notes on materia medica taken presumably by Henry Van Derveer in the 1814-1815 session of Dr. Nathaniel Chapman’s course. [24] leaves at end contain aphorisms, receipts, and other notes, dated from 1856-1863. One receipt is dated Somerville, 16 Apr. 1863, for a collected bond and mortgage drawn against C.P. Holcombe, for $2500 plus interest by Dr....

Robert Alison papers

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Identifier: 10a Alison
Scope and Contents This collection contain of three volumes of student notes taken by Robert Alison at the University of Pennsylvania. These volumes consist of: one volume (24 leaves) of notes on lectures on the practice of medicine delivered by Benjamin S. Barton at the University of Pennsylvania from January 20 to February 3, 1815; one volume (173, 37 p.) of shorthand notes on lectures by Dr. John Redman Coxe on the orders phlegmasiae and exanthemata of Cullen’s nosology and includes detailed table of contents...

Samuel Betton student notes

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Identifier: 10a Betton
Scope and Contents This collection contains two volumes of student notes taken by Samuel Betton: one volume (496 leaves) of notes on lectures on materia medica delivered by Benjamin S. Barton at the University of Pennsylvania from 1803-1804; and one volume (ca. 200 pages) of notes on 29 lectures on surgery delivered by John Abernethy in 1823 in London, probably at the St. Bartholomew’s Hospital lecture hall.

St. Clair Street notes on the lectures on Benjamin Smith Barton

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Identifier: MSS 2/121
Scope and Contents Student notes on lectures of Benjamin Smith Barton on botany and materia medica at University of Pennsylvania, 12 Nov. 1811-22 Feb. 1812, by St. Clair Streett. Subjects are considered under headings: astringents, tonics, stimulants, narcotics, conifera, siliquosa, alliaciae, errhines, and sialogogues. Includes observations on medical uses of opium.

Student notes on the lectures of Benjamin Barton

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Identifier: 10a Barton
Scope and Contents This collection consists of nine volumes of student notes on Dr. Benjamin S. Barton's lectures. Topics include: natural history, materia medica, and the practice of medicine. For a more detailed description of the materials included, please the "Scope and Content" note for each item.

Thomas Duché Mitchell notes on lectures from the University of Pennsylvania

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Identifier: 10a Mitchell
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two accessions. For more detail on the materials included, please see the "Scope and Contents" note for each item.

William Elmer lecture notes

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Identifier: 10a Elmer
Scope and Contents The William Elmer lecture notes consists of two volumes of student notes from the University of Pennsylvania.The first volume (509 pages) contains notes on surgery lectures delivered by Philip Syng Physick, from 1808 to 1810. Includes lecture title index (p.5-8).The second volume (481 leaves) contains notes on materia medica lectures delivered by Benjamin S. Barton at the University of Pennsylvania. Notes taken 1810-1811 by William Elmer, when he was a student there....

William F. Houston certificates of membership in the Philadelphia Medical Society

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Identifier: MSS 2/197
Scope and Contents Certificates confirm Houston’s membership in Philadelphia Medical Society as junior fellow, 1808 Feb. 20, and honorary fellow, 1809 Feb. 20. Includes signatures of Benjamin Rush and Benjamin Smith Barton.