The Resource Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of Albert H. Smith

Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of Albert H. Smith

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Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of Albert H. Smith, 1864
Title
Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of Albert H. Smith
Inclusive dates
1864
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Language
eng
Summary
One volume of obstetrical lectures delivered by Albert Holmes Smith at the Philadelphia Lying-in Charity and Nurses' Home, beginning on April 16, 1864. Also included in section at end: short notes on clinical lectures given by Drs. Stille and DaCosta on a variety of diseases, and prescriptions given to members of Howe's family, often by A.H. Smith
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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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1844-1916
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Howe, Herbert M.
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  • Smith, Albert H.
  • Philadelphia Lying-In Charity and Nurses's Home
  • Obstetrics
  • Clinical medicine
  • Prescriptions
Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of Albert H. Smith
Instantiates
Control code
000144722
Extent
1 volume and 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 deWolf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144722
  • 145663
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A46
Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of Albert H. Smith
Control code
000144722
Extent
1 volume and 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 deWolf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144722
  • 145663
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A46

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