Records of the clerk, 1953-1982.

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College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Section on Medical History. Records of the clerk, 1953-1982.

Records of the clerk, 1953-1982.

Collection of records of the Clerk of the Section on Medical History of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, 1953-1982, consists of correspondence, annual reports, financial records, and lecture announcements, and covers the terms of eleven former clerks of the Section on Medical History, including Nicholas Padis (1954-1955), Herbert J. Dietrich (1958-1960), Robert J. Gill (1960-1961), James F. Toole (1961-1962), Frank P. Brooks (1962-1963), Robert E. Jones (1963-1965), Roderick L. Tondreau (1965-1968), Harry G. Gianakon (1968-1971), Vaughan P. Simmons (1971-ca. 1972), Lawrence Charles Parish (1973-1975), and Steven J. Peitzman (1980-1982). The collection includes letters from Samuel X Radbill, Whitfield J. Bell, and Fred B. Rogers, all active members of the Section. Other notable correspondents include W. B. McDaniel, Elliott Morse, Richard Harrison Shryock, Marion Fay, Joseph T. Freeman, Randolph Shipley Klein, and Albert S. Lyons. Also included are letters from many of the individuals who presented lectures before the Section on Medical History.

3 boxes and 1 v. (1.2 linear ft.)

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Shryock, Richard Harrison, 1893-1972

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Shryock was a member of the Dept. of History at Duke University. From the description of Papers, 1927-1971 (bulk 1927-1931). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 231410108 Richard Harrison Shryock was a medical historian and was Librarian of the American Philosophical Society from 1958 to 1965. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1918-1972]. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122489498 From the guide to the National ...

Brooks, Frank P., 1920-

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Toole, James F., 1925-....

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Klein, Randolph Shipley

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Randolph Shipley Klein is a historian in colonial and revolutionary America. From the description of The American Philosophical Society and the American Revolution, 1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173465783 Randolph Shipley Klein is a historian in colonial and revolutionary American history. From the guide to the The American Philosophical Society and the American Revolution, 1965, 1965, (American Philosophical Society) ...

Fay, Marion, 1896-1990.

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Radbill, Samuel X., 1901-1987

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Samuel X Radbill, pediatrician and medical historian, was born in Philadelphia in 1901. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1924 and married Frances Hoffman in 1925. In 1926, he opened a private practice in his home and was certified as a pediatrician in 1938. Radbill died in Philadelphia in 1987. Radbill interned at Lancaster General Hospital and served his residency at Children's Hospital in Philadelphia. After becoming certified as a...

Parish, Lawrence Charles

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Tondreau, Roderick L. (Roderick Louis), 1915-

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Lyons, Albert S., 1912-....

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Gill, Robert J. (Robert Joseph), 1921-

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McDaniel, W. B. 1897-1975.

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Dietrich, Herbert J.

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Simmons, Vaughan P., 1922-2009

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College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Kate Hurd Mead Lectureship.

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Gianakon, Harry G. (Harry George), 1924-

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Morse, Elliott H. (Elliott How), 1916-

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College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Section on Medical History.

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On 2 Nov. 1904, the Secretary of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia announced the formation of a new section of the College, the Section on Medical History. Starting in 1905, the section began holding meetings at which lectures on medical history were presented. The section invited papers from physicians and scholars; many of the papers were published in "Transactions and studies of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia". Many notable figures lectured at secti...

Bell, Whitfield J.

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Jones, Robert E. (Robert Erwin), 1930-1985

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Freeman, Joseph T.

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Peitzman, Steven J. (Steven Jay), 1945-....

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