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Anna M. McAllister notes on lectures from Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania

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Identifier: MSS 2/056
Scope and Contents Volume contains notes on lectures taken by Anna M. McAllister during third year of study at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Nov. 1872-Mar. 1873. Lecturers not identified but are: Rachel L. Bodley on chemistry; Emeline H. Cleveland on obstetrics and diseases of women; Isaac Comly on practice of medicine; Henry Hartshorne on diseases of children and hygiene; Charles Hermon Thomas on materia medica; and Benjamin B. Wilson on surgery. Lectures identified by subject and...

Helen F. Barton papers

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Identifier: MSS 2/256
Scope and Contents The papers of Helen F. Barton, spanning 1896 to 1930, consist of photographs, an autograph album, clippings, and typescripts, all of which relate to the Philadelphia General Hospital and its Training School for Nurses.Series 1 contains twelve photographs taken at Philadelphia General Hospital, probably around 1896. Included are photographs of nurses and interns, the hospital grounds and buildings, and the Nurses' Home. Present is a photograph of an operation being performed...

Katharine R. Sturgis papers

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Identifier: MSS 2/355
Overview Katharine Rosenbaum Guest Boucot Sturgis was born in Philadelphia, PA in 1903. She received her undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University and entered the Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1935. She was forced to leave school when she contracted tuberculosis, but later resumed her studies and earned her medical degree in 1940. Sturgis became a Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia in 1951 and was elected its first female president in 1972. The Katharine R....

Kathrina Freudenberger surgical casebook

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Identifier: 10b 15
Scope and Contents One volume ([13], 172 leaves) of 114 surgical cases presented by John B. Roberts at the Woman’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Preliminary leaves include table of contents, summary of operations, and classification of new cases seen in 1898-1899 [i.e. 1897-1898].

Lily G. H. Pridgeon surgical casebook

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Identifier: 10b 18
Scope and Contents One volume ([7], 130 leaves) of surgical cases presented by John B. Roberts at the Woman’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Cases are dated 1 Oct. 1897 to 15 Apr. 1898. Preliminary leaves include general rules for operations and subject indexes of diagnoses and operations.

Margaret Castex Sturgis papers

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Identifier: MSS 2/020
Scope and Contents This small collection of papers of Margaret Castex Sturgis touches on many aspects of her medical career and interests during her time in the Philadelphia area. The collection is particularly strong in the areas of gynecology and cervical cancer research.The collection is divided into six small series. Series 1 concerns Sturgis' teaching career while at Woman's Medical College. The bulk of this series is the text of a complete course of twelve lectures on gynecology from...

Mary Alice Schively surgical casebook

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Identifier: 10b 19
Scope and Contents One volume (101 leaves) of surgical cases presented by John B. Roberts at the Woman’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Cases are dated 29 Sept. 1894 to 12 Apr. 1895.

Mary Wenzel surgical casebook

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Identifier: 10b 20
Scope and Contents One typescript volume (iv, 171 leaves) of surgical cases presented by John B. Roberts at the Woman’s Hospital of Philadelphia from 2 Oct. 1896 to 23 Apr. 1897. Procedural notes on preliminary leaves.

Patient list of the Fall River Hospital

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Identifier: MSS 6/004
Scope and Contents Number of cases / variables--7 case variables:; name of variable--patient name, date of admission, person responsible, weekly charge, date of discharge, amount due, remarks on the case.Monthly records kept by matron for patients admitted to Fall River Hospital, 1898 Nov. 15-[1900] Oct. 30. Many patients were charity cases. Records of outpatient service included. Includes undated report concerning advisability of retaining a lawyer to collect accounts and procedures for handling...

Rose Hirschler surgical casebook

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Identifier: 10b 16
Scope and Contents One typescript volume (xxiv, 160 leaves) of 119 surgical cases presented by John B. Roberts at the Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia. Preliminary pages include table of contents, summaries of walking cases and operations, procedural notes, clinic rules, and an introduction to the report. Cases dated 30 Sept. 1898 to 14 April 1899.