The Resource John Ashhurst, Jr. papers

John Ashhurst, Jr. papers

Label
John Ashhurst, Jr. papers, 1846-1901, undated
Title
John Ashhurst, Jr. papers
Inclusive dates
1846-1901, undated
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The John Ashhurst Papers collection documents the life and professional career of Dr. John Ashhurst from 1846 to 1901. John Ashhurst was a prominent Philadelphia surgeon who worked at the Hospital of the Protestant Episcopal Church, as well as the University of Pennsylvania Hospital. He also wrote extensively on the subject of surgery, writing the book The Principles and Practice of Surgery , which was published in several editions. Located in the collection are correspondence, book drafts, lecture notes, patient case information, and a biography of John Ashhurst by his son among other material. The collection contains five series: “Correspondence,” “Writings and Addresses,” “Teaching Material,” “Medical Research,” and “Cash Book.” Researchers interested in John Ashhurt’s life and career will find significant material in these papers
Cataloging source
US-PPCP
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1839-1900
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Ashhurst, John
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  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Surgery
Label
John Ashhurst, Jr. papers
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/1366
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
1.26 Linear feet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
John Ashhurst, Jr. papers
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/1366
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
  • other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1.26 Linear feet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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