The Resource Benjamin Rush letter to John Morgan

Benjamin Rush letter to John Morgan

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Benjamin Rush letter to John Morgan
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Benjamin Rush letter to John Morgan
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eng
Summary
Benjamin Rush, Philadelphia physician, was born in 1745 near Philadelphia. He received his M.D. from the University of Edinburgh in 1768. Rush was a founding Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. He died in 1813. John Morgan was born in Philadelphia in 1735. He earned his medical degree from the University of Edinburgh in 1763. Morgan was a founding Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia and a co-founder of the Medical College at the University of Pennsylvania, the first medical school in colonial America. This small collection consists of one letter from Benjamin Rush to John Morgan, dated Edinburgh, July 27, 1768. The topics of the letter include lectures attended by Rush and his thesis
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Rush, Benjamin
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Morgan, John
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  • Medical colleges
  • Medical education
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Benjamin Rush letter to John Morgan
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https://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/1997
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other
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nz
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rdacarrier
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xxx
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other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 folder
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Benjamin Rush letter to John Morgan
Link
https://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/1997
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 folder
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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