The Resource Herbert M. Howe notes on hospital cases

Herbert M. Howe notes on hospital cases

Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on hospital cases, 1865-1866
Title
Herbert M. Howe notes on hospital cases
Inclusive dates
1865-1866
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One volume consisting of eight loose gatherings and 3 loose leaves, containing case notes on hospital patients for the years 1865-1866. Each record contains patient name, age, date admitted, history, diagnosis, treatment, result, and post-mortem findings, if applicable. Diseases vary. Hospital is unidentified
Action
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.
Cataloging source
PPC
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1844-1916
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Howe, Herbert M.
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  • Clinical medicine
  • Case studies
  • Steel, Alfred G. B., Mrs. [Donor] (CPP)
Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on hospital cases
Instantiates
Control code
000144735
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository and online.
Extent
2 envelopes
Immediate source of acquisition
Steel, A.G.B. (Mrs.)
Materials spec
Casebook.
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians on 27 February 1953 by Mrs. Alice G. B. Steel, her sisters and Dr. Halsey de Wolf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144735
  • 145676
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A58
Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on hospital cases
Control code
000144735
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository and online.
Extent
2 envelopes
Immediate source of acquisition
Steel, A.G.B. (Mrs.)
Materials spec
Casebook.
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians on 27 February 1953 by Mrs. Alice G. B. Steel, her sisters and Dr. Halsey de Wolf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144735
  • 145676
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A58

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