The Resource Hugh Lenox Hodge papers

Hugh Lenox Hodge papers

Label
Hugh Lenox Hodge papers, 1817-1833, 1870, 1932, undated
Title
Hugh Lenox Hodge papers
Inclusive dates
1817-1833, 1870, 1932, undated
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Hugh Lenox Hodge Papers collection documents portions of Dr. Hugh Lenox Hodge’s medical career. Dr. Hugh Lenox Hodge was a prominent Philadelphia physician who specialized in obstetrics, becoming one of the most renowned figures in that field in the nineteenth century. Hodge also contributed to fighting the cholera epidemic in Philadelphia during 1832. The collection contains two series: “Correspondence,” and “Subject Files,” dating from 1817 to 1833, 1870, 1932, and undated. Materials in the collection include correspondence, case notes, and several documents regarding cholera outbreak in Philadelphia during the 1830s. Researchers interested in Hodge’s medical career or the history of cholera, particularly in Philadelphia, will find material of interest in this collection
Cataloging source
US-PPCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hodge, Hugh Lenox
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carson, Joseph
  • La Roche, R.
  • Cholera
  • Obstetrics
  • Physician and patient
Label
Hugh Lenox Hodge papers
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/20
Instantiates
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
0.84 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Hugh Lenox Hodge papers
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/20
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
0.84 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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