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Records of the Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society

Identifier: MSS 3/021

Scope and Contents

Programs of scientific meetings, 1963-1968, and list of active society members, 1967. Programs include announcements and lists of officers, committee members, Pancoast Memorial lecturers, and annual orators.


  • 1963 - 1968


Biographical / Historical

The Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society was organized by Charles Lester Leonard as the Roentgen Society of Philadelphia on 2 Feb. 1905. Its objects were to study X-rays and promote professional contact. After Leonard's death, the society was reorganized and became the Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society on 1 Dec. 1913. Its officers included a president, vice-president, and secretary-treasurer. The society was incorporated in 1929 and is [1993] an active organization.


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Repository Details

Part of the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Repository

19 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia PA 19103 United States