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Albert Morris Eaton papers

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Identifier: MSS 2/005
Scope and Contents The Eaton Papers consist of correspondence, handwritten notes, reports, and newspaper and periodical articles concerning Eaton's life, career, and professional concerns. The bulk of the collection is comprised of records from Eaton's tenure as Chairman of the Philadelphia County Medical Society(PCMS) Committee on Archives. These records include reports of the committee; correspondence files with physicians and their descendants concerning biographical information; Eaton's biographical...

Albert S. Ashmead papers

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Identifier: MSS 2/029
Overview The Albert S. Ashmead papers (1875-1910) is a fine collection documenting the professional experiences of a well-known American leprologist. The focus of the collection is Ashmead's correspondence with other leprologist and international figures concerning the 1897 Berlin lepra conference. The collection also contains manuscripts of Ashmead's articles, the text for an unpublished anthology on Japanese medicine, and research notes and translations of articles concerning leprosy and...

Alexander Jackson notes on lectures from the University of Pennsylvania

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Identifier: MSS 2/196
Scope and Contents Alexander Jackson’s notes, 26 Jan. through 27 Feb. 1824, from lectures in Medical Dept. of the University of Pennsylvania. Includes occasional diagrams and subject index. Lecturers include: Nathaniel Chapman on the practice of medicine, John Redman Coxe on materia medica, William Gibson on surgery, and William P. Dewees and Thomas C. James on midwifery. Includes occasional notes on Robert Hare on chemistry and Philip Syng Physick on anatomy.

Alexander Rush papers

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Identifier: MSS 2/243
Scope and Contents This small collection of Alexander Rush's papers, 1931-1984, with some earlier material, documents his personal life, professional career, and interest in his ancestor, Benjamin Rush, and includes lectures and addresses, writings, awards, certificates, diplomas, and photographs.Series 1 contains letters, a passport, curricula vitae, bibliographies, and printed material concerning Rush's life and career, 1922-1984. Material, 1812-1981, concerning Benjamin Rush (1746-1813) is in...

Alfred R. Shands, Jr. papers on William E. Horner

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Identifier: MSS 2/090
Scope and Contents This small collection of correspondence and related materials, 1821-1975, assembled by Alfred Rives Shands, Jr., documents his research on William E. Horner. The collection is divided into four series. Series 1 contains Shands' correspondence, 1948-1975, concerning the loan and ultimate disposition of a collection of Horner papers and relics at the University of Pennsylvania and Shands' attempt to publish Horner's 1821 European diary. Series 2 contains two printed items...

Alfred Stille correspondence

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Identifier: MSS 370
Overview Dr. Alfred Stille’s personal correspondence is housed in this collection. The main theme of the letters follows the temperance movement, including a newspaper clipping explaining medicine preparation without the use of alcohol. Items found interleaved in a book (The temperance movement or, The conflict between man and alcohol, by Henry William Blair, 1888, call number Ncc 167) in the Library’s collection. Contains correspondence and clipping from 1887 to 1887. This collection was discovered...

Almon Twitchell daybooks

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Identifier: MSS 2/280
Scope and Contents Daybook documents medical practice of Almon Twitchell in Bethel, Me., and surrounding Oxford Co. area. Lists patients, charges, medicine, and account settlements, 1854 Aug. 25-1859 Dec. 29.

American Pediatric Society cash book and ledger

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Identifier: MSS 3/006
Scope and Contents Cash book with chronological record of American Pediatric Society’s expenses and receipts, 1888-1909, and ledger, 1888-1908, organized by member’s name, including member’s address, status, and brief notes on terminated memberships. Index to ledger accounts included.

Andrew Newman typescript

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Identifier: MSS 369
Overview Andrew Newman Typescript is a typescript of “From a Surgeon’s Viewpoint: Philadelphia Shriners Hospital 1925-1995.” Written by Dr. Andrew Newman, a Philadelphia-area doctor, the typescript serves as a brief history of the Shriners Hospital in Philadelphia in response to the hospital’s relocation to North Broad Street and the demolition of the original hospital building. Includes photocopies of curriculum vitaes, ALS, photographic prints, and patient records. This collection was discovered...

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Correspondence 240
Lecture notes 112
Financial records 67
Minutes 65
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Photographs 50
Medicine -- Practices 44
Materia Medica 37
Clippings 34
Speeches (documents) 33
Ledgers (account books) 32
Typescripts 26
Daybooks 25
Essays 25
Manuscripts (documents) 25
Anatomy 24
Surgery 23
Lectures 22
Obstetrics 22
Patient records 21
Patients 21
Medicine -- Practice -- Accounting 20
Physiology 20
Recipes 20
Annual reports 18
Medical societies -- Philadelphia, Pa. 18
Committees 17
Diaries 17
Pathology 17
Research notes 17
Admission tickets 16
Chemistry 16
Medical students -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Nineteenth century 16
Genealogies (histories) 14
General Surgery 14
Membership records 14
Certificates 13
Bylaws (administrative records) 12
Casebooks 12
Fever 12
Medical illustration 12
Philadelphia (Pa.) 12
Prescriptions 12
Publications (documents) 12
Biography files 11
Medical records 11
Physicians -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Nineteenth century 11
Therapeutics 11
Women in medicine 11
Administrative records 10
Anatomical abnormalities 10
Dissection 10
Memorandums 10
Physicians 10
Yellow Fever 10
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Digestive System Diseases 9
Medical societies 9
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Ophthalmologists -- Philadelphia, Pa. 7
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Medical schools -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- History 6
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Physicians -- Pennsylvania -- Nineteenth century 6
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University of Pennsylvania 51
University of Pennsylvania. Department of Medicine 33
College of Physicians of Philadelphia 23
Rush, Benjamin 22
Chapman, Nathaniel 19
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Jefferson Medical College 15
Philadelphia General Hospital 14
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the President 13
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Secretary 11
Physick, Philip Syng 11
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Curator 9
Wood, George B. (George Bacon) 9
Barton, Benjamin Smith 8
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Committee on the Mütter Museum 8
Mütter, Thomas D. (Thomas Dent) 8
Coxe, John Redman 7
Dorsey, John Syng 7
Hodge, H. Lenox (Hugh Lenox) 7
Leidy, Joseph 7
Mütter Museum 7
Philadelphia College of Medicine 7
Roberts, John Bingham 7
Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia 7
Carson, Joseph 6
Osler, William, Sir 6
Pennsylvania Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa) 6
Pepper, William 6
Radbill, Samuel X. 6
University of Edinburgh 6
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Treasurer 5
Dunglison, Robley 5
Francis Clark Wood Institute for the History of Medicine 5
Jackson, Samuel 5
Parrish, Joseph 5
Philadelphia County Medical Society 5
United States. Navy Department. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (Board of Naval Surgeons) 5
University of Pennsylvania. Hospital 5
Bache, Franklin 4
Blockley Almshouse 4
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library 4
Deaver, John B. (John Blair) 4
Fowlers and Wells’ Phrenological Cabinet 4
Gibson, William 4
Girvin, John H. (John Harper) 4
Gross, Samuel D. (Samuel David) 4
Hinsdale, Guy 4
James, Thomas C. (Thomas Chalkley) 4
Pathological Society of Philadelphia 4
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy 4
Stillé, Alfred 4
United States. Navy 4
Wistar, Caspar 4
Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania 4
Alms-House (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Ashhurst, Astley Paston Cooper 3
Bache, Thomas Hewson 3
Chapple, Charles C. 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Committee on the Revision of the Pharmacopoeia 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Executive Director 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Section on Medical History 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Section on Public Health, Preventive, and Industrial Medicine 3
Curie, Marie 3
Da Costa, J. M. (Jacob Mendes) 3
Hare, Robert 3
Harvard Medical School 3
Horner, William E. (William Edmonds) 3
Hunter, Robert J. (Robert John) 3
Meigs, Charles D. (Charles Delucena) 3
Micozzi, Marc S. 3
Mid-Eastern Regional Medical Library Service 3
Mitchell, John Kearsley 3
Mitchell, Silas Weir 3
Neilson, Thomas R. (Thomas Rundle) 3
Pancoast, Joseph 3
Philadelphia General Hospital. School of Nursing 3
Santee, E. A. (Ephraim A.) 3
Sizer, Nelson 3
Smith, Francis Gurney 3
Smith, Henry H. (Henry Hollingsworth) 3
Sturgis, Katharine R. (Katharine Rosenbaum) 3
United States Naval Home (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Abbe, Robert 2
American Gynecological Society 2
American Medical Society 2
American Surgical Association 2
Ashhurst, John, Jr. 2
Barton, William Paul Crillon 2
Batson, Oscar V. (Oscar Vivian) 2
Bellevue Hospital 2
Biddle, John B. (John Barclay) 2
Bigelow, Jacob 2
Black, Joseph 2
Bonnem, Shirley 2
Brinton, John H. (John Hill) 2
Chance, Burton 2
Channing, Walter 2
Chervin, Nicholas 2
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 2
College of Physicians and Surgeons in the City of New York 2
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Board of Trustees 2
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