Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939

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Richard Clarke Cabot, 1868-1939, AB, 1889, Harvard College; MD, 1892, Harvard Medical School, was Professor of Clinical Medicine and Social Ethics at Harvard. Cabot led the teaching of Social Ethics at Harvard from 1920 to 1934. Cabot also served as one of two chiefs of staff at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1912 until his retirement in 1921. Cabot established medical social work at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1905, and also introduced autopsy teaching at the institution; Cabot's clinicopathological conferences at Massachusetts General Hospital were the model for such teaching at serveral other medical centers.

From the description of Gamble-Cabot Cardiac Diagnoses Records and printed course notes, 1916-1944. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 231055682

Richard Clarke Cabot was born in Brookline, Mass. He received an A.B. (1889) and M.D. (1892) from Harvard. A physician at Mass. General Hospital (1898-1921), he also taught logic, social ethics, philosophy, and clinical medicine at Harvard, and wrote books about medical diagnoses, healing, and ethics.

From the description of Letter, 1939. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007202

Cabot was affiliated with Harvard Medical School (1899-1932) and Massachusetts General Hospital (1898-1921). He was an army doctor at a base hospital in France during World War I. Faith Cabot Pigors was his niece.

From the description of Letters : to Faith Cabot Pigors, 1917-1928. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612869793

Richard Clarke Cabot was born in Brookline, Massachusetts. He received an A.B. (1889) and M.D. (1892) from Harvard. A physician at Massachusetts General Hospital (1898-1921), he also taught at Harvard: Lecturer in Philosophy (1902-1903), Instructor in Clinical Medicine (1903-1908), Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (1908-1913), Assistant Professor of Medicine (1913-1918), Professor of Clinical Medicine (1918-1933), Professor of Social Ethics (1920-1934).

From the description of Papers of Richard Clarke Cabot, 1886-1974 (inclusive), 1888-1939 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972997

From the description of Papers of Richard Clarke Cabot [unprocessed accessions], 1909-1951. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 754376310

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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Papers of Richard Clarke Cabot [unprocessed accessions], 1909-1951. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. The deeper significance of the school hygiene movement / Richard C. Cabot. University of North Carolina at Greensboro, University Libraries, UNCG University Libraries
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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Notes on lectures given at the Harvard Medical School by Richard C. Cabot, W.F. Whitney, and Abner Post / compiled by Nathaniel Allison and Harold Wellington Jones, 1899-1901. National Library of Medicine
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creatorOf Brackett, Jeffrey Richardson, 1860-1949. Jeffrey Richardson Brackett Papers, 1728-1955, 1881-1949. Simmons College, Beatley Library
creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Gamble-Cabot Cardiac Diagnoses Records and printed course notes, 1916-1944. Harvard University, Medical School, Countway Library
creatorOf Ford, James, 1884-1944. Social ethics seminary [transcript], October 11, 1926 / James Ford, Richard C. Cabot, Sheldon Glueck, William W. Fenn, and William Thomas Ham. Harvard University, Archives
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referencedIn McCormick, Ada Peirce, 1888-1974. Papers of Ada Peirce McCormick, 1881-1978 (1920-1974). University of Arizona Libraries
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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Autograph letter signed Richard C. Cabot to: Professor Palmer November 19, 1912. Wellesley College
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referencedIn Comstock, Ada Louise. Papers, 1818-1982 (inclusive), 1887-1982 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Papers of Richard Clarke Cabot, 1886-1974 (inclusive), 1888-1939 (bulk). Harvard University, Archives
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referencedIn Correspondence, 1860-1979. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Livingston-Fulton Family Papers MS 147., 1874-1939, 1920-1939 Sophia Smith Collection
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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Autograph letter signed Richard C. Cabot to: Prof. Palmer July 19, 1917. Wellesley College
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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Letter, 1939. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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creatorOf Cabot, Richard C. (Richard Clarke), 1868-1939. Letters : to Faith Cabot Pigors, 1917-1928. Harvard University, Houghton Library
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Massachusetts--Boston
Subject
Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium--Lecture Notes
Medical ethics
World War, 1914-1918
Autopsy
Microscopy--Lecture Notes
Medicine--Religious aspects
Hospitals
World War, 1914-1918--Medical care
Clinical Medicine--Lecture Notes
School hygiene
Syphilis--Lecture Notes
Social medicine
Heart--Diagnosis
Jurisprudence--Lecture Notes
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Physicians
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Birth 1868-05-21

Death 1939-05-07

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