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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...
Dates: 1821 - 1975

Alfred Stille correspondence

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1887 - 1888

Allen R. Myers Presidential Papers

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Identifier: CPP 2/013-01
Overview Allen R. Myers was born in Baltimore on January 14, 1935. He graduated from University of Pennsylvania and received his M.D. from University of Maryland in 1960; his medical specialties were Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He spent the majority of his career in academia and was elected College President in 2000 and served two terms. Myers died in January 2020. This collection dates from 1999-2003, and documents Allen Myers’ time as College President. It contains correspondence, committee...
Dates: 1972-2006; Majority of material found in 1999-2001

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.
Dates: 1854 - 1859

Alonzo West lecture notes from the Cleveland Homeopathic Medical College

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Identifier: MSS 409
Scope and Contents note This is a volume of notes taken by Alonzo West from lectures by Dr. John Sanders, Dr. A. O. Blair, Dr. S. R. Beckwith, Dr. G. W. Barnes, Dr. Wilson, and other lecturers at Cleveland Homeopathic Medical College, 1865-1866. Topics include obstetrics, surgery, practice, materia medica, and physiology. The volume includes an index.
Dates: 1865-1866

American Academy of Dermatology records (unprocessed)

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Identifier: CoPSp.ACC2279
Scope and Contents note This is a collection of records of the American Academy of Dermatology. Materials include: correspondence, minutes, agendas, and reports of the board of directors, the council of the National Program for Dermatology, and from various AAD task forces; correspondence of successive incumbents of the offices of Secretary-Treasurer, Historian, and Director of National Program for Dermatology; biographies and obituaries of members; and histories of the organization. The collection also includes...
Dates: 1936-1980 1960s-1970s

American Association for the History of Medicine records (unprocessed)

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Identifier: 2004-008
Scope and Contents note This is a collection of records of the American Association for the History of Medicine. Materials include: minutes; reports; correspondence and memoranda; membership directories and member card files; financial records; annual meeting programs; guidelines for annual meetings; abstracts of papers; listings of research in progress; newsletters; and photographs. The collection also includes artifacts, such as t-shirts, tote bags, and the Association's seal. Officers represented in the collection...
Dates: 1923-2006 1950-2006

American Hospital of Paris case records

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Identifier: MSS 434
Overview The American Hospital of Paris was founded in 1906. Seven years later the United States Congress recognized the hospital under Title 36 of the United States Code on January 30, 1913. During World War I in March 1918, the French government decreed the hospital to be "an institution of public benefit", authorizing it to receive donations.[1] The hospital is now the only civilian hospital in Europe accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), an independent organization that accredits...
Dates: 1915

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.
Dates: 1888 - 1909

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Correspondence 336
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Lecture notes 80
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Photographs 69
Clippings 46
Speeches (documents) 38
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Annual reports 31
Essays 31
Lectures 31
Medical societies -- Philadelphia, Pa. 31
Typescripts 31
Committees 30
Daybooks 27
Materia Medica 26
Medicine -- Practices 26
Patient records 25
Manuscripts (documents) 23
Patients 23
Recipes 23
Surgery 23
Diaries 21
Obstetrics 21
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Certificates 18
Medical libraries -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 17
Research notes 17
Admission tickets 16
Medical students -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Nineteenth century 16
Membership records 16
Genealogies (histories) 15
Physicians -- Philadelphia, Pa. -- Nineteenth century 15
Bylaws (administrative records) 14
Anatomy 13
Chemistry 13
Biography files 12
Casebooks 12
Medical museums 12
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Philadelphia (Pa.) 11
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Physicians -- Pennsylvania -- Nineteenth century 6
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University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine 39
College of Physicians of Philadelphia 36
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library 25
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the President 20
University of Pennsylvania 18
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College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Secretary 15
Jefferson Medical College 15
Philadelphia General Hospital 14
Rush, Benjamin 14
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Committee on the Mütter Museum 10
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Curator 10
Wood, George B. (George Bacon) 10
Chapman, Nathaniel 9
Mütter Museum 9
Coxe, John Redman 8
Mütter, Thomas D. (Thomas Dent) 8
Dunglison, Robley 7
Francis Clark Wood Institute for the History of Medicine 7
Leidy, Joseph 7
Osler, William, Sir 7
Pennsylvania Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa) 7
Philadelphia College of Medicine 7
Philadelphia County Medical Society 7
Physick, Philip Syng 7
Mitchell, Silas Weir 6
Morse, Elliott H. (Elliott How) 6
Radbill, Samuel X. 6
Sturgis, Katharine R. (Katharine Rosenbaum) 6
Carson, Joseph 5
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Treasurer 5
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Section on Medical History 5
Fisher, Charles Perry 5
Girvin, John H. (John Harper) 5
Gross, Samuel D. (Samuel David) 5
Jackson, Samuel 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. Building Committee 4
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library Committee 4
Deaver, John B. (John Blair) 4
Fowlers and Wells’ Phrenological Cabinet 4
Gibbon, John Heysham, Jr. 4
Gibson, William 4
Keen, William W. (William Williams) 4
McDaniel, W. B., II (Walton Brooks) 4
Medical Library Association 4
Mid-Eastern Regional Medical Library Service 4
Parrish, Joseph 4
Pathological Society of Philadelphia 4
Pepper, William 4
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy 4
Santee, E. A. (Ephraim A.) 4
Stillé, Alfred 4
Tyson, James 4
United States. Navy 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. 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 Public Health, Preventive, and Industrial Medicine 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Trustees of the Building Fund 3
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Women's Committee 3
Curie, Marie 3
Da Costa, J. M. (Jacob Mendes) 3
Dorsey, John Syng 3
Hare, Robert 3
Harvard Medical School 3
Hinsdale, Guy 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
Rush Hospital for Consumption and Allied Diseases 3
Sizer, Nelson 3
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Sturgis, Samuel Booth 3
United States Naval Home (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Wallace, Ellerslie 3
Wistar, Caspar 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
Asbury, Arthur K. 2
Ashhurst, John, Jr. 2
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