Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919

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Frederick Porteous Henry was born on 21 July 1844 in Middlesex County, N.J. He married Josephine B. Nancrede of Philadelphia, Pa., on 24 November 1869. He died in Philadelphia on 24 May 1919. He received his M.D. in 1868 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York and moved to Philadelphia to set up private practice. Henry held the position of Physician to Episcopal Hospital (1874-1888) and Philadelphia General Hospital (1888-1918), as well as Consulting Physician to Woman's Medical Hospital (1891-1917). He was Professor of Pathology and Microscopy (1882-1885) and Professor of Clinical Medicine (1885) at the Philadelphia Polyclinic Institute. As a writer, Henry contributed to medical journals with articles on trophic disorders and the history of medicine. He was an active member of the Pathological Society of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia County Medical Society. He was elected a Fellow of the College of Physicians on 4 June 1884 and served as Honorary Librarian for almost thirty years (1890-1919).

From the description of Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith, 1874. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 122589683

From the description of [Notes, mainly quizzes, and an autobiographical sketch, ca. 1916]. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 122380202

From the description of Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith, 1874-1875. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 122380203

From the description of [Notes on clinics and clinical lectures], 1865-1866. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 145406579

From the description of Notes, 1865-1866 / by Dr. Frederick P. Henry. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 122347581

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referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919. [Notes, mainly quizzes, and an autobiographical sketch, ca. 1916]. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919. [Notes on clinics and clinical lectures], 1865-1866. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919. Notes, 1865-1866 / by Dr. Frederick P. Henry. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Konkle, Burton Alva, 1861-1944. A history of the medical profession of Philadelphia, from 1638 to 1897, 1897, written by Burton Alva Konkle ... College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919. Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith, 1874-1875. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Alison, Francis, 1751-1813. List of soldiers and attending nurses in the Court House hospital and in the Brick House Hospital at Reading, November 17, 1777, under the care of Francis Alison, jr. : holograph. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919. Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith, 1874. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919. Observations with the haemacytometer upon the globular composition of the blood and milk., 1881. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
creatorOf Thomas, T. Gaillard (Theodore Gaillard), 1832-1903. Notes of Prof. Thomas' lectures on obstetrics; delivered at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, N.Y. during winter semester., 1867-1868, [by Frederick P. Henry]. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
referencedIn College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Librarian. Letters received, 1884-1932. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
referencedIn College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Office of the Librarian. Letters received, 1875-1942 (span), 1884-1934 (bulk). College of Physicians of Philadelphia
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