[Collection of letters, etc., on yellow fever, 1794-1795, transcribed by John Redman Coxe].

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Coxe, John Redman, 1773-1864. [Collection of letters, etc., on yellow fever, 1794-1795, transcribed by John Redman Coxe].

[Collection of letters, etc., on yellow fever, 1794-1795, transcribed by John Redman Coxe].

Collection of manuscript letters including: Dr. Mitchel's [sic] letter to Dr. Benj. Franklin on the yellow fever of Virginia in 1741/2; Some remarks of Dr. Kearsley on the same disease; Account of the yellow fever of 1762 at Philadelphia by Dr. John Redman ... read before [College of Physicians] Sept. 3, 1793; A short account of the bilious remitting yellow fever, of Philadelphia in 1793 by John Redman Coxe; Extracts of letters from Dr. Rush and others, 1794-1795.

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Mitchell, John, 1711-1768

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Physician and artist. From the description of Papers of John Mitchell, 1745-1749. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454577 John Mitchell (1711-1768), Virginia born and Edinburgh educated physician, botanist, and cartographer, the author of the Mitchell Map (1755). He moved from Virginia to London in 1746, and in November 1748 elected to the Royal Society. From the description of Letter from John Mitchell to Cadwallader Colden, London 1749, Mar. 25. (Huntington Lib...

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Kearsley, John, 1684-1772

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Coxe, John Redman, 1773-1864

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John Redman Coxe was born in Trenton, New Jersey, the son of Daniel and Sarah Redman Coxe, and the grandson of Philadelphia physician John Redman. Coxe received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1794 and after additional study in Europe, established his practice in Philadelphia. He also taught at the University of Pennsylvania, wrote on medical topics, and edited medical journals and books. He was married to Sarah Cox; they had ten children. Winterthur Museum has an etchi...

Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813

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Dr. Benjamin Rush was a Philadelphia physician. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1793-1821, n.d. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122647047 However, the identification of EBS is uncertain. T.C. Stockton (The Stocktons of New Jersey, etc.) lists under this name a first cousin of Rush's wife, born June 4, 1773, who died (no date) without issue. The Univ. Pa. registers of medical matriculants list EBS in 1813-14 (#73), 1814-15 (#102), ...