The Resource A record of anomalies found in the dissecting room of the University of Pennsylvania, offered in competition for the prize offered by H. Lenox Hodge, M.D., [by] Wm. E. Hughes

A record of anomalies found in the dissecting room of the University of Pennsylvania, offered in competition for the prize offered by H. Lenox Hodge, M.D., [by] Wm. E. Hughes

Label
A record of anomalies found in the dissecting room of the University of Pennsylvania, 1878-[1880?]
Title
A record of anomalies found in the dissecting room of the University of Pennsylvania
Statement of responsibility
offered in competition for the prize offered by H. Lenox Hodge, M.D., [by] Wm. E. Hughes
Inclusive dates
1878-[1880?]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two volumes of illustrations and descriptions of anatomical anomalies found mainly in the muscular, arterial, venous, nervous, and osseous systems of subjects dissected at the University of Pennsylvania during the 1878-1879 and probably the 1879-1880 academic sessions
Action
Cataloged
Biographical or historical data
William Ellery Hughes was born on 9 October 1857 in Phoenixville, Pa. He received both his M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1880. His medical thesis was on the placenta. At Commencement Hughes received the Anatomical Prize for best record of anatomical anomalies found in the dissecting rooms. He set up private practice in Philadelphia, where he became a Consulting Physician to Philadelphia General, Presbyterian, and Miseriacordia Hospitals and Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Medico-Chirurgical College of Philadelphia. Dr. Hughes was a Fellow of the American Medical Association and was elected to the Fellowship of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia on 2 Nov. 1892. Hughes died in Philadelphia on 16 Mar. 1944 of arteriosclerotic cardiopathy.
Cataloging source
PPC
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1857-1944
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Hughes, William Ellery
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  • Hodge, H. Lenox
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Anatomy, Surgical and topographical
  • Anomalies, Human
  • Hodge, H. Lenox (Hugh Lenox), 1836-1881 [Bookplate] (CPP)
  • Hodge, Hugh Lenox [Donor] (CPP)
Label
A record of anomalies found in the dissecting room of the University of Pennsylvania, offered in competition for the prize offered by H. Lenox Hodge, M.D., [by] Wm. E. Hughes
Link
http://www.collegeofphysicians.org/FIND_AID/H/hugheswe10a_57.htm
Instantiates
Control code
000144681
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository and online.
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Hodge, H.L.
Materials spec
Medical illustrations.
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia on 20 May 1896 by Mr. Hugh Lenox Hodge. With bookplate of H. Lenox Hodge, M.D.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144681
  • 145622
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A118
Type of unit
v.
Label
A record of anomalies found in the dissecting room of the University of Pennsylvania, offered in competition for the prize offered by H. Lenox Hodge, M.D., [by] Wm. E. Hughes
Link
http://www.collegeofphysicians.org/FIND_AID/H/hugheswe10a_57.htm
Control code
000144681
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository and online.
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Hodge, H.L.
Materials spec
Medical illustrations.
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia on 20 May 1896 by Mr. Hugh Lenox Hodge. With bookplate of H. Lenox Hodge, M.D.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144681
  • 145622
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A118
Type of unit
v.

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