The Resource Frederick Henry notes on the lectures of Francis Gurney Smith

Frederick Henry notes on the lectures of Francis Gurney Smith

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Frederick Henry notes on the lectures of Francis Gurney Smith, 1874
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Frederick Henry notes on the lectures of Francis Gurney Smith
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1874
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eng
Summary
One volume of notes [26 leaves] on eight physiology lectures delivered by Francis Gurney Smith presumably at the University of Pennsylvania, beginning 14 Oct. 1874. Also includes case notes [leaves 27-30] on patients seen by Henry at the Episcopal Hospital and a report [leaves 31-33] on a case of extra-uterine pregnancy. Laid-in are an autopsy report [1 leaf], a brief summary of the case of extra-uterine pregnancy [2 leaves], and a pulse chart [1 leaf]
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Biographical or historical data
Frederick Porteous Henry was born on 21 July 1844 in Middlesex County, N.J. He married Josephine B. Nancrede of Philadelphia, Pa., on 24 November 1869. He died in Philadelphia on 24 May 1919. He received his M.D. in 1868 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York and moved to Philadelphia to set up private practice. Henry held the position of Physician to Episcopal Hospital (1874-1888) and Philadelphia General Hospital (1888-1918), as well as Consulting Physician to Woman's Medical Hospital (1891-1917). He was Professor of Pathology and Microscopy (1882-1885) and Professor of Clinical Medicine (1885) at the Philadelphia Polyclinic Institute. As a writer, Henry contributed to medical journals with articles on trophic disorders and the history of medicine. He was an active member of the Pathological Society of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia County Medical Society. He was elected a Fellow of the College of Physicians on 4 June 1884 and served as Honorary Librarian for almost thirty years (1890-1919).
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1844-1919
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Henry, Frederick P.
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  • Smith, Francis Gurney
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Episcopal Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Physiology
  • Medicine
  • Ectopic pregnancy
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Frederick Henry notes on the lectures of Francis Gurney Smith
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Control code
000144773
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Unknown
Materials spec
Lecture notes.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144773
  • 145714
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A92
Type of unit
v.
Label
Frederick Henry notes on the lectures of Francis Gurney Smith
Control code
000144773
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Unknown
Materials spec
Lecture notes.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144773
  • 145714
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A92
Type of unit
v.

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