The Resource Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of R.A.F. Penrose

Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of R.A.F. Penrose

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Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of R.A.F. Penrose, 1864-1865
Title
Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of R.A.F. Penrose
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1864-1865
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Language
eng
Summary
One volume of notes on 51 obstetrical lectures delivered by Dr. R.A.F. Penrose during the 1864-1865 winter session of the University of Pennsylvania
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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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  • Penrose, R. A. F.
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of R.A.F. Penrose
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Control code
000144782
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository and online.
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Steel, A.G.B. (Mrs.)
Ownership
Presented to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia on 27 Feb. 1953 by Mrs. Alfred G.B. Steel, her sisters, and Dr. Halsey de Wolf. With bookplate of Dr. Herbert M. Howe.
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  • (Sirsi) 144782
  • 145723
  • (CStRLIN)PACV01-A1
Type of unit
v.
Label
Herbert M. Howe notes on the lectures of R.A.F. Penrose
Control code
000144782
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository and online.
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Steel, A.G.B. (Mrs.)
Ownership
Presented to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia on 27 Feb. 1953 by Mrs. Alfred G.B. Steel, her sisters, and Dr. Halsey de Wolf. With bookplate of Dr. Herbert M. Howe.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144782
  • 145723
  • (CStRLIN)PACV01-A1
Type of unit
v.

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