Showing Collections: 1 - 1 of 1
List of portraits, engravings, busts, statues, and curios displayed in the various rooms and halls of the College
Identifier: CPP 10/008-04
Overview The Library Committee of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia became a standing committee in 1834. The by-laws of this year state that the Library Committee “shall attend to the increase and preservation of the Library...they shall purchase books and carry into effect all such regulations pertaining to the Library...and shall present a report upon its condition.” At this time, the chairman of the Library Committee acted as the Librarian of the College. In 1863, the Office of the Librarian...