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Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

F. D. Edgerton medical journal

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0025

This medical journal was kept by Dr. Francis Daniels Edgerton for the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls and documents his diagnosis and treatment of the students' medical conditions from 1875 to 1883.

Dates: 1875-1883

English physician's manuscript recipe book

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0090

This mid-eighteenth century physician’s notebook, most likely English in origin, contains medicinal and food receipts, prescriptions, and contemporary treatments for several common illnesses.

Dates: circa 1721-1766

Thomas Evans and Benjamin T. Biggs farm account book

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0010

This farm account book was kept by Dr. Thomas Evans and Benjamin T. Biggs of Pencader Hundred, Delaware, between 1792 and 1869.

Dates: 1792-1800, 1847-1869

First National Eclectic Assurance Society Financial Committee minutes and John C. McCoy medical notes

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0136

The first portion of this volume contains the meeting minutes of the National Eclectic Assurance Society of the United States, Finance Committee, from 1868-1873, while the latter portion contains notes kept by medical student John C. McCoy.

Dates: approximately 1868 to 1879

The Olio or miscellaneous writings of Isaac S. French, student of medicine

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0152

The journal of Dr. Isaac S. French contains original poems, essays, and entries describing his daily activities as a medical student at Dartmouth, New Hampshire, and physician from 1854 to 1861. French also described his relationships with several women and the early years of his marriage.

Dates: 1853-1865; Majority of material found within 1853-1860

Notes on practice of medicine taken by S. P. Kerns from the lectures of J. M. DaCosta, M.D., L.L.D. Emeritus Professor of Practice of Medicine in the Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia Pa.

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0139

These notebooks belonged to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, doctor Samuel Proctor Kerns and contain notes on lectures given by Jacob M. Da Costa at Jefferson Medical College from 1889 to 1891 on diseases of the nervous, circulatory, and respiratory systems.

Dates: approximately 1889-1891

Roger Newton Lambert physician’s daybook

Identifier: MSS 0096-Item 0015

This physician’s daybook was kept by Dr. Roger Newton Lambert of Upton, Massachusetts, from 1829 to 1834. It records his visits to patients, medicine and advice dispensed, and other services rendered.

Dates: 1829 February 8-1834 April 24

Robert B. McKee papers

Identifier: MSS 0416

The Robert B. McKee papers consist of correspondence, military orders, medical supply inventories, casualty reports, and other material related to service as a surgeon in the 1st Delaware Calvary regiment during the Civil War.

Dates: 1861-1901; Majority of material found within 1861-1865

Notes from medical lectures by Dr. William Shippen, Jr.

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0138

This collection consists of one volume of lecture notes taken by an unidentified student who attended a series of lectures on anatomy, blood, and midwifery, given by Dr. William Shippen, Jr. in Philadelphia, possibly in 1762.

Dates: approximately 1762

A diary of the American Red Cross Sanitary Commission to Serbia 1915-16

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0056
Abstract The journal of Dr. Stanley Hart Osborn describes his work with the Red Cross in Serbia and Montenegro during World War I, where he joined a group of doctors and sanitary engineers volunteering to fight typhus and other epidemic diseases. The journal is a carbon copy of a typescript of the daily journal kept by Osborn from May 1915 to Jan 1916 and relates his experiences as a member of a neutral organization during the war. The journal also features over 300 photographs taken by Osborn,...
Dates: 1915-1917

Jacob H. and William H. Wehner medical notebooks

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0141

These two volumes were created by Philadelphia-area physicians Jacob H. Wehner and William H. Wehner between 1867 and 1868. They contain notes taken from various medical journal articles, notes from lectures given on medical topics at Jefferson Medical College (Philadelphia), and case studies of their own patients and those of other physicians.

Dates: 1867-1868