Papers of Hugh Lyle Stalker, 1812-1977 (inclusive), 1910-1977 (bulk).

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Papers of Hugh Lyle Stalker, 1812-1977 (inclusive), 1910-1977 (bulk).

Consists of letters addressed to Stalker from colleagues in the medical profession, and also Stalker's collection of autographed letters and photographs of eminent men. The oldest signature in the collection is that of John Radcliffe, which is on a receipt dated 1702; the oldest letter, dated 1760, is that of John Hunter. Others represented by autographs or photographs in the collection are: Sir Frederick Grant Banting, Sigmund Freud, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sir William Osler, Ivan P. Pavlov, Rudolf Virchow, C. G. Jung, Harvey Cushing, and Benjamin Rush. Major correspondents of Stalker's include Alexander Taylor Bunts, Richard Clarke Cabot, Oliver Cope, Fuller Albright, Maude Elizabeth Seymour Abbott, James Morison Faulkner, Theodore Chase Greene, Lewis Marshall Hurxthal, and George Richards Minot. Many of these individuals describe their medical activities and provide autobiographical or historical information in their letters to Stalker.

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Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894

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Holmes (Harvard, M.D. 1836) was Parkman Professor of Anatomy at Harvard Medical School from 1847 to 1882, dean of the Medical School from 1847 to 1853, and a noted essayist and poet. A paper on the contagiousness of puerperal fever, presented at an 1843 meeting of the Boston Society for Medical Improvement, was his most famous contribution to medicine. His indictment of physicians for their role in causing and spreading the fever was one of the most controversial treatises of the time...

Banting, Frederick Grant, sir, 1891-1941

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Frederick Banting was a Canadian physician and medical researcher who was best-known as the co-discoverer of insulin. He was also an artist. From the description of Frederick Banting papers. 1908-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 221505129 ...

Minot, George Richards, 1885-1950

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George Richards Minot (1885-1950), AB, 1908, Harvard College; MD, 1912, Harvard Medical School, was a hematologist and Director of the Thorndike Memorial Laboratory at Boston City Hospital. Minot was also Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His research focused on blood and nutrition, and he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology in 1934 for discovering that liver extract cured pernicious anemia. From the description of Papers, 1891-1951. (Harvard Universi...

Cushing, Harvey, 1869-1939

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Harvey Williams Cushing was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on April 8, 1869. He graduated from Yale College in 1891 and in 1895 received his M.D. and A.M. degrees from the Harvard Medical School. He served on the staff of the Johns Hopkins University Hospital from 1901 to 1912, where he devoted himself to neurological surgery. In 1912 he was appointed professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and in 1913 surgeon-in-chief of the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, posts which he held until 1932. During W...

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 cli...

Pavlov, Ivan Petrovich, 1849-1936

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Greene, Theodore Chase, 1899-

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Hurxthal, Lewis Marshall, nar. 1896

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Jung, C.G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961

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Psychoanalyst and author. From the description of Letter, 1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 34149490 Psychologist and psychiatrist. From the description of C.G. Jung papers, 1909-1955. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983585 Epithet: Professor psychologist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x0000da Swiss psychoanalyst. From the description of C.G. Ju...

Albright, Fuller, 1900-1969

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Albright (Harvard, M.D. 1924), endocrinologist, taught medicine at Harvard Medical School and was a physician at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1928 to 1961. He was an authority on calcium metabolism, metabolic bone diseases, and the physiology and pathology of the parathyroid glands. From the description of Papers, 1904-1964, 1990. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 281439053 ...

Faulkner, James Morison, 1898-1980.

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Cope, Oliver, 1902-1994

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Stalker, Hugh Lyle, 1893-

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Stalker (Harvard, M.D. 1924) specialized in internal medicine. From the description of Papers of Hugh Lyle Stalker, 1812-1977 (inclusive), 1910-1977 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 281434940 ...

Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939

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Austrian neurologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Vienna, to an unidentified recipient, 1932 Aug. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870831 Eisler was the secretary of the Sigmund Freud archive in New York City; Urban was a professor in Mainz, Germany, who was editing a volume of materials on the reception of psychoanalysis. From the description of Correspondence with Franz Werfel and Adolf Klarmann, 1926, 1970-1971. (University of Pennsy...

Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919

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Born in Ontario, Canada, Dr. Osler was received his medical from McGill University in 1872. He became Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's first professor of medicine in 1889. Author of The Principles and Practices of Medicine (1892), Osler has been celled the father of psychosomatic medicine and the "most influential physician in history." From the description of Sir William Osler press clippings, 1905-1920. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 14312601 ...

Abbott, Maude E. (Maude Elizabeth), 1869-1940

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Bunts, Alexander T. (Alexander Taylor), 1897-1972

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Hunter, John, 1728-1793

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English physician. From the description of Letter, 1777, Sept. 7 : [London], to Edward Jenner. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35113899 John Hunter (1728-1793), surgeon, anatomist, and Fellow of the Royal Society who published several treatises on medical subjects, including one on inflammation and gunshot wounds. His anatomical and natural science collections form the core of the Hunterian Museum in Glasgow. From the description of Note on Edward May's Mo...

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), ...

Radcliffe, John, 1650-1714

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English physician. From the description of Document signed : [n.p.], 1707 Oct. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270616071 ...

Virchow, Rudolf, 1821-1902

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German pathologist. From the description of Papers, 1865-1874. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35551332 ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr., 1841-1935

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Holmes was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to the prominent writer and physician Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. and abolitionist Amelia Lee Jackson. Dr. Holmes was a leading figure in Boston intellectual and literary circles. Mrs. Holmes was connected to the leading families; Henry James Sr., Ralph Waldo Emerson and other transcendentalists were family friends. Known as "Wendell" in his youth, Holmes, Henry James Jr. and William James became lifelong friends. Holmes accordingly grew up in an atmospher...