Dwight Dewey papers 1810-1875 Dewey, Dwight papers


Dwight Dewey papers 1810-1875 Dewey, Dwight papers

The Dewey papers consist of more than 500 items that concern the Dewey family's business and family life. The collection tracks the movements of Dwight Dewey, physician and land owner, from Iowa, to Washington, and to New York.

1.5 linear feet



SNAC Resource ID: 6391832

William L. Clements Library

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Iowa State University

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On March 22, 1948, Iowa State College (University) sponsored a 90th anniversary celebration in honor of the founding of the college, which occurred on the same date in 1858 when the charter act establishing a state agricultural college became law. The celebration included a symposium, luncheon, departmental open houses, and a dinner. From the description of 90th anniversary collection, 1947-1948. (Iowa State University). WorldCat record id: 54799482 In 1958, Iowa State Colle...

Dewey, Dwight Carlos, 1824-1875.

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Dr. Dwight Carlos Dewey, born December 17, 1824, was one of four children of Melinda Hart and Dr. Royal Dwight Dewey, who practiced medicine in Turin, New York, between 1812 and 1850. Royal Dewey was also a partner in a general store, Holden and Dewey. In 1849, Dwight went to medical school in Buffalo, New York, where he attended lectures by Austin Flint and Corydon La Ford (later the second head of Anatomy at the University of Michigan), two of the most renowned doctors of their ti...

Ford, Corydon L. (Corydon La), 1813-1894

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Physician, teacher, and lecturer; originally of Lexington, N.Y.; professor and lecturer at Geneva and Buffalo, N.Y., Castleton, Vt., and the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Medical College. Married Jannie Chapman Messer in 1865 at Pittsfield, Mass. From the description of Corydon L. Ford notebook, 1853. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 757728134 Professor of anatomy at University of Michigan. From the description of Corydon La Ford papers,...

Flint, Austin, 1812-1886

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Born in Petersham, Mass. Graduated from Harvard Medical College in 1833; practiced medicine in Massachusetts, then moved to Buffalo, N.Y. in 1836. A founder of the Buffalo Medical College and the Buffalo Medical Journal. Appointed professor of medicine at Bellevue Hospital Medical College, New York City, in 1861. From the description of Letter : Buffalo, to My dear Doctor, 1856. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 57196432 Physician of New York. From th...