The Resource Herbert M. Howe medical notes

Herbert M. Howe medical notes

Label
Herbert M. Howe medical notes, undated
Title
Herbert M. Howe medical notes
Inclusive dates
undated
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One unbound volume consisting of five loose gatherings of a notebook of clinical medicine notes taken on a variety of diseases, including diseases of the nervous, respiratory, and digestive systems
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Cataloged
Biographical or historical data
Herbert Marshall Howe, physician and capitalist, was born in Roxbury, Mass. on 16 July 1844 to Mark Antony Dewolfe and Elizabeth (Marshall) Howe. As a child he was educated at the Rectory School in Hamden, Conn. During the Civil War he served as an acting medical cadet in Philadelphia. He received his M.D. from the Medical Department of the University of Pennsylvania in 1865. He briefly set up private practice in Philadelphia but quickly turned his interests to the coal industry and railroads. He was a member of Harrison, Havemeyer & Co. and A. Pardee & Co., coal miners and shippers. He was President of the Allentown Rolling Mills and the Ogden Mine Railroad Co. He was Vice-President of the North Pennsylvania Railroad Co. He also served as a Director of the Tradesmen's National Bank and the Academy of Fine Arts. Howe died of heart disease on 1 October 1916.
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PPC
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1844-1916
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Howe, Herbert M.
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  • Clinical medicine
  • Nervous system
  • Respiratory system
  • Digestive organs
  • Clinical notes
Label
Herbert M. Howe medical notes
Instantiates
Control code
000144725
Extent
1 envelope
Immediate source of acquisition
Steel, A.G.B. (Mrs.)
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians on 27 February 1953 by Mrs. Alfred G. B. Steel, her sisters, and Dr. Halsey de Wolf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144725
  • 145666
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A49
Label
Herbert M. Howe medical notes
Control code
000144725
Extent
1 envelope
Immediate source of acquisition
Steel, A.G.B. (Mrs.)
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians on 27 February 1953 by Mrs. Alfred G. B. Steel, her sisters, and Dr. Halsey de Wolf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144725
  • 145666
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A49

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