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Katharine Sturgis presidential papers

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Katharine Sturgis presidential papers
Title
Katharine Sturgis presidential papers
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eng
Summary
Katharine Rosenbaum Guest Boucot Sturgis was born in Philadelphia in 1903, and graduated from Woman’s Medical College of Philadelphia in 1940. Katharine R. Sturgis's connection with the College of Physicians of Philadelphia began in 1951 when she was elected a Fellow. In 1972, after more than twenty years as a member, Sturgis became the College's first woman president. A year later, she was forced to retire due to health problems. Sturgis died in Philadelphia in 1987. The Katharine R. Sturgis presidential papers date from 1972 to 1974, and consists of Council minutes; correspondence; and files related to a memorial service for former College President John H. Gibbon and a symposium on open heart surgery, both held in 1973. Researchers will find this collection completes the records found in CPP 2/002-01, Presidential papers of Katharine Sturgis, and CPP 2/002-02, General correspondence file of Katharine R. Sturgis
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1903-
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Sturgis, Katherine Rosenbaum Guest Boucot
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College of Physicians of Philadelphia
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  • Gibbon, John Heysham
  • Heart
Label
Katharine Sturgis presidential papers
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/1957
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other
Carrier category code
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
  • other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
.2 linear feet (1 box)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Label
Katharine Sturgis presidential papers
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/1957
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
  • other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
.2 linear feet (1 box)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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