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United States Colored Infantry, 28th Regiment of Company G muster roll

Identifier: MSS 1/005-01
Overview One volume. Muster roll ledger recording details of Company G of the 28th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry. This ledger records the physical descriptions, entry and discharge dates, and details of the deaths of those who succumbed to enemy action or illness. Also of note are interesting manuscript medical treatments for cholera, whooping cough, etc.
Dates: 1863-1865

United States Insole Company letter

Identifier: MSS 371
Overview United States Insole Company Papers contains a letter sent from the United States Insole Company in 1886. The United States Insole Company sold magnetic medical equipment to treat a multitude of ailments. The letter solicits interest in a free pair of magnetic insoles. This collection was discovered during a survey in the summer and fall of 2015.
Dates: 1886-04-26

University of Pennsylvania Hospital patient records (unprocessed)

Identifier: 1999-001
Scope and Contents note This collection contains volumes of patient records from 1880 to 1936, from various doctors and departments at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital. Doctors and conditions represented include: Dr. Alfred Stengel (diabetes, malaria and syphilis, ear and eye conditions); Dr. James Tyson (fevers, nervous, genito-urinary, and vascular conditions); and Drs. Frazier, Martin and others (nervous condition with surgical component, urology, oral surgery, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, colorectal...
Dates: 1880-1936

W. B. Harer papers (unprocessed)

Identifier: 1992-5-1
Scope and Contents note This is a collection of papers of W. Benson Harer which includes appointment books, certificates, photographs, patient records, and drug evaluation reports. The drug evaluation reports (1955-1960) include reports for Schering; Smith, Kline & French; Squibb; Merck and others. There are patient records dating between 1944-1955, and appointment books listing the names of patients and amount paid between 1948-1967. Also included is an account book of office expenses (1949-1954) and photographs...
Dates: 1924-1967

W. S. W. Ruschenberger papers

Identifier: MSS 2/012
Scope and Contents This collection of Ruschenberger's papers contains personal correspondence. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence from Ruschenberger to his wife, Mary B. Wister, 1843-1848, and to his mother, Ann, 1826-1846. Although the correspondence with his wife is primarily concerned with domestic issues, principally the birth of their daughter, Fanny, these letters also describe a trip Ruschenberger made to Saratoga Springs in 1843 and are filled with information on basic medical...
Dates: 1822 - 1851

W. Sampson Handley manuscript on the origin of bone deposits in breast cancer

Identifier: MSS 427
Overview William Sampson Handley MD, MS, FRCS (12 April 1872 – 1962) was an English surgeon who influenced the development of cancer surgery.

Paper originally published in the Surgical Clinics of North America, vol. VII, no. 1 (February 1927): 47.

Previously catalogued as 10a 288.
Dates: circa 1927

Waldo E. Nelson papers (unprocessed)

Identifier: 1998-008
Scope and Contents note The Waldo Emerson Nelson papers contain a variety of materials relating to Emerson's professional career. The collection includes an oral history taken by the American Academy of Pediatrics. There are transcripts of speeches from the 1940s to the mid-1960s, as well as post-retirement visits and speeches. Topics covered in the speeches include pediatrics, fluid therapy, cerebral palsy and infectious diseases. Some film and glass slides that accompanied his talks are present. The collection also...
Dates: 1924-1997

Walter B. Shelley papers

Identifier: MSS 2/147
Scope and Contents This collection of 54 letters, 1951-1954, to Walter B. Shelley from dermatologists around the world, contains biographical information which was used in Shelley's Classics in clinical dermatology (1953). Most of the correspondents convey photographs and information on their own life, career, and work or that of relatives.Correspondents are: Stuart D. Allen, Paul Blum, Aldo Castellani, Helen O. Curth, Niels Danbolt, Oskar Gans, Henri Gougerot, Sir Archibald Gray, Sven...
Dates: 1951 - 1954

Walter Freeman autobiography

Identifier: MSS 2/014-02
Scope and Contents Unbound typescript autobiography of Walter Freeman, written 1961-1970, discussing Freeman’s life, Keen and Freeman families, his father, Walter J. Freeman, and Freeman’s work in neurology, neuropathology, psychosurgery, and schizophrenia. Notable subjects are: Freeman’s work and disagreement with James W. Watts on prefrontal and transorbital lobotomy; the second International Neurological Congress (1935); Freeman’s follow-up studies of lobotomy patients; establishment of the El Camino Hospital...
Dates: 1961 - 1970

Walter Freeman correspondence

Identifier: MSS 2/014-01
Scope and Contents This small collection of letters from Walter Freeman to two Japanese neurosurgeons, Mizuho Nakata and Sadao Hirose, gives some indication of Freeman's own views on psychosurgery and lobotomy and is also filled with personal information on Freeman's career and family. There are no original items in the collection, only photocopies of original material in the possession of either Franklin Freeman or Sadao Hirose.The 1948 letter to Mizuho Nakata from Walter Freeman discusses a...
Dates: 1848; 1955-1972

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United States. Navy Department. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (Board of Naval Surgeons) 5
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Blockley Almshouse 4
College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Building Committee 4
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James, Thomas C. (Thomas Chalkley) 3
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Philadelphia General Hospital. School of Nursing 3
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