The Resource Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith

Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith

Label
Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith, 1874-1875
Title
Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith
Inclusive dates
1874-1875
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two volumes of notes in question and answer format on lectures on the institutes of medicine delivered by Francis Gurney Smith during the 1874-1875 session of the University of Pennsylvania. The main topic of the lectures is the physiology of biological functions
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Biographical or historical data
Frederick Porteous Henry was born on 21 July 1844 in Middlesex County, N.J. He married Josephine B. Nancrede of Philadelphia, Pa., on 24 November 1869. He died in Philadelphia on 24 May 1919. He received his M.D. in 1868 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York and moved to Philadelphia to set up private practice. Henry held the position of Physician to Episcopal Hospital (1874-1888) and Philadelphia General Hospital (1888-1918), as well as Consulting Physician to Woman's Medical Hospital (1891-1917). He was Professor of Pathology and Microscopy (1882-1885) and Professor of Clinical Medicine (1885) at the Philadelphia Polyclinic Institute. As a writer, Henry contributed to medical journals with articles on trophic disorders and the history of medicine. He was an active member of the Pathological Society of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia County Medical Society. He was elected a Fellow of the College of Physicians on 4 June 1884 and served as Honorary Librarian for almost thirty years (1890-1919).
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PPC
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1844-1919
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Henry, Frederick P.
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  • Smith, Francis Gurney
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Physiology
  • Henry, Frederick P. (Frederick Porteous), 1844-1919 [Donor] (CPP)
Label
Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith
Instantiates
Control code
000144774
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Henry, F.P.
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia by the author.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144774
  • 145715
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A93
Type of unit
v.
Label
Lectures of Prof. F.G. Smith
Control code
000144774
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Henry, F.P.
Ownership
Given to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia by the author.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144774
  • 145715
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A93
Type of unit
v.

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