Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 631 - 640 of 746

Samuel W. Gross papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/203
Scope and Contents Autographs of Philadelphia physicians, formerly in the possession of Samuel W. Gross, contains circa 900 death or interment certificates written by Philadelphia area physicians from 1806 to 1835. The certificates, arranged in a rough chronological order, indicate the common causes and ages of mortality in the city during the early 19th century.Each certificate attests to the cause and date of death, giving the name and age of the deceased. Many of the certificates concern...

Samuel X. Radbill collection of slides on medical history (unprocessed)

 Collection
Identifier: CoPSp.ACC2308
Scope and Contents note This is a collection of 108 film slides depicting objects and illustrations related to the history of medicine, and include portraits, buildings, and operations and medical procedures.

Samuel X. Radbill correspondence concerning bookplates I

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/037-02
Scope and Contents This collection of Samuel X Radbill's correspondence concerning bookplates spans 1898 to 1987. The correspondence reveals how Radbill developed his extensive medical bookplate collection. The major correspondent in the collection is Sara Eugenia ("Sally") Blake (1886-1973), Librarian of the Tufts College Medical and Dental Schools, who was herself an avid bookplate collector. In addition to correspondence, the collection includes photographs of Sally Blake and samples of her...

Samuel X. Radbill correspondence concerning bookplates II

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/037-03
Scope and Contents This collection of Samuel X Radbill's correspondence concerning bookplates spans 1936 to 1963. Included among the correspondents are bookplate collectors, as well as bookplate designers and engravers. The major correspondent in the collection is Dutch bookplate engraver E. ReitsmaValenca. In addition to correspondence, the collection contains one of Radbill's bookplates as designed by ReitsmaValenca and photographs of bookplate engraver Ernest Huber.Radbill corresponded...

Samuel X. Radbill letters to Eleanora C. Gordon

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/037-04
Scope and Contents Five letters, 1985-1986, from Samuel X Radbill to Eleanora C. Gordon concerning her research and manuscript on medieval child care and pediatrics.

Samuel X. Radbill papers I

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/037-01
Scope and Contents Extensive collection of correspondence, subject files, and photographs of Samuel X Radbill documenting professional associations with Philadelphia County Medical Society and College of Physicians of Philadelphia and his interest in medical history and medical bookplates. Collection contains notes made by Radbill on topics of interest and rough drafts of articles, papers for presentation, and informal speeches. Series 1 is divided into two subseries: A. Personal Correspondence and B. Subject and...

Samuel X. Radbill papers II

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/037-05
Overview Samuel X Radbill (1901-1987) began his medical career as a general practitioner in 1926 and became a pediatrician in 1938, when he was certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Radbill was perhaps better known as a medical historian, and collector of bookplates and old and rare medical texts than as a pediatrician. He believed that the study of medicine’s past was useful to its practice, and he encouraged many of his professional colleagues to examine the history of their specialties. The...

Sarah Edith Ives Cogan surgical casebook

 Collection
Identifier: 10b 17
Scope and Contents One typescript volume ([5], 75 leaves) of surgical cases presented by John B. Roberts at the Woman’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Cases dated 1 Oct. 1897 to 15 April 1898. Preliminary leaves include index of diagnoses and notes on preparatory measures for an operation.

Saul Jarcho papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/157
Scope and Contents The collection contains Saul Jarcho's files on three paleopathology projects, 1961-1975. Series 1 contains four folders of correspondence, 1966-1968, concerning the formation of the International Paleopathology Association. The bulk of this correspondence is between Jarcho and Abner Irving Weisman, who founded the Association in 1966. The International Paleopathology Association seems to have been discontinued circa 1968.Series 2 contains Saul Jarcho's correspondence files,...

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Correspondence 293
Lecture notes 103
Minutes 85
Reports 73
Financial records 69
∨ more
Photographs 62
Clippings 38
Medicine -- Practices 36
Ledgers (account books) 34
Speeches (documents) 34
Materia Medica 30
Typescripts 29
Committees 26
Daybooks 26
Essays 25
Manuscripts (documents) 25
Annual reports 24
Lectures 24
Anatomy 23
Medical societies -- Philadelphia, Pa. 23
Obstetrics 23
Patient records 23
Patients 23
Surgery 23
Recipes 22
Medicine -- Practice -- Accounting 20
Diaries 19
Publications (documents) 17
Research notes 17
Admission tickets 16
Certificates 16
Medical students -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Nineteenth century 16
Membership records 16
Physiology 16
Bylaws (administrative records) 14
Chemistry 14
Genealogies (histories) 14
Pathology 14
Prescriptions 14
Biography files 12
Casebooks 12
Medical illustration 12
Administrative records 11
Memorandums 11
Philadelphia (Pa.) 11
Physicians 11
Physicians -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Nineteenth century 11
Women in medicine 11
Anatomical abnormalities 10
Awards 10
Dissection 10
Medical records 10
Medical societies 10
Phrenology 10
Yellow Fever 10
Fellows 9
Fever 9
General Surgery 9
Medical museums 9
Receipts (financial records) 9
Reprints 9
Special events 9
Account books 8
Articles 8
Case studies 8
Collections management (Libraries) 8
Ephemera 8
Gifts 8
Pathological museums 8
Catalogs 7
Deeds 7
Diplomas 7
Medical libraries 7
Medical offices -- Nineteenth century 7
Medical schools -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- History 7
Midwifery 7
Newsletters 7
Ophthalmologists -- Philadelphia, Pa. 7
Physicians -- Nineteenth century 7
Poetry 7
Urban hospitals 7
Autographs 6
Biography 6
Book collecting 6
Character readings 6
Clinical notes 6
Digestive System Diseases 6
Examinations -- Questions 6
Finance 6
Hospitals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 6
Notebooks 6
Photograph albums 6
Physicians -- Pennsylvania -- Nineteenth century 6
Programs (documents) 6
Scrapbooks 6
Surgery -- Casebooks 6
Therapeutics 6
Abstracts (summaries) 5
Applications -- Fellowship 5
Commonplace books 5
∧ less
 
Names
University of Pennsylvania 43
University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine 36
College of Physicians of Philadelphia 32
Rush, Benjamin 18
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the President 17
∨ more
Chapman, Nathaniel 16
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library 16
Jefferson Medical College 16
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Secretary 14
Philadelphia General Hospital 14
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Committee on the Mütter Museum 9
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Curator 9
Wood, George B. (George Bacon) 9
Coxe, John Redman 8
Mütter, Thomas D. (Thomas Dent) 8
Physick, Philip Syng 8
Hodge, H. Lenox (Hugh Lenox) 7
Leidy, Joseph 7
Mütter Museum 7
Pennsylvania Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa) 7
Philadelphia College of Medicine 7
Roberts, John Bingham 7
Woman's Hospital of Philadelphia 7
Francis Clark Wood Institute for the History of Medicine 6
Morse, Elliott H. (Elliott How) 6
Osler, William, Sir 6
Philadelphia County Medical Society 6
Radbill, Samuel X. 6
Carson, Joseph 5
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Treasurer 5
Dorsey, John Syng 5
Dunglison, Robley 5
Fisher, Charles Perry 5
Jackson, Samuel 5
Parrish, Joseph 5
Sturgis, Katharine R. (Katharine Rosenbaum) 5
United States. Navy Department. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (Board of Naval Surgeons) 5
University of Edinburgh 5
University of Pennsylvania. Hospital 5
Bache, Franklin 4
Blockley Almshouse 4
Deaver, John B. (John Blair) 4
Fowlers and Wells’ Phrenological Cabinet 4
Gibbon, John Heysham, Jr. 4
Gibson, William 4
Girvin, John H. (John Harper) 4
Gross, Samuel D. (Samuel David) 4
Hinsdale, Guy 4
McDaniel, W. B., II (Walton Brooks) 4
Medical Library Association 4
Mid-Eastern Regional Medical Library Service 4
Mitchell, Silas Weir 4
Pathological Society of Philadelphia 4
Pepper, William 4
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy 4
Santee, E. A. (Ephraim A.) 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
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Building Committee 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Committee on the Revision of the Pharmacopoeia 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of Advancement 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
James, Thomas C. (Thomas Chalkley) 3
Medical Documentation Service (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Meigs, Charles D. (Charles Delucena) 3
Micozzi, Marc S. 3
Mitchell, John K. (John Kearsley) 3
Muller, George P. (George Paul) 3
Neilson, Thomas R. (Thomas Rundle) 3
Pancoast, Joseph 3
Philadelphia General Hospital. School of Nursing 3
Sizer, Nelson 3
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Sturgis, Samuel Booth 3
Tyson, James 3
United States Naval Home (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Wood, Francis C. (Francis Clark) 3
Abbe, Robert 2
American Association for the History of Medicine 2
American Gynecological Society 2
American Medical Society 2
American Surgical Association 2
Ashhurst, John, Jr. 2
Barton, Benjamin Smith 2
Barton, William Paul Crillon 2
∧ less