The Resource Records of the Philadelphia General Hospital Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee

Records of the Philadelphia General Hospital Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee

Label
Records of the Philadelphia General Hospital Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee, 1730 - 1960
Title
Records of the Philadelphia General Hospital Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee
Inclusive dates
1730 - 1960
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee was established in December 1940. The committee was responsible for the daily administration of the Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum of the Philadelphia General Hospital. The committee attended to the maintenance of the museum building, oversaw the care and cataloging of museum pieces, and acknowledged donations to the museum. This committee reported to the Medical Board of the Philadelphia General Hospital. This collection consists of items, dating from 1730 to 1960, from the museum collection of the Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum of the Philadelphia General Hospital. Present are letters, invitations, programs, reprints, photographs, a diary, and miscellaneous material relating to the history of the Philadelphia General Hospital. Also included are the papers of individuals who were important to the history of the hospital, including Daniel J. McCarthy, Arthur A. Stevens, and Sir William Osler. Most of the material was collected by Robert J. Hunter, Chairman of the Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee
Cataloging source
US-PPCP
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Philadelphia General Hospital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blockley Almshouse
  • Bower, John L.
  • Dorland, W. A. Newman
  • Githens, William H.H.
  • Hunter, Robert J.
  • Osler, William
  • Philadelphia General Hospital
  • Roberts, Thomas S.
  • Stevens, Arthur A.
  • Hospitals
  • Medical museums
  • Medicine
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Urban hospitals
Label
Records of the Philadelphia General Hospital Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/11
Instantiates
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
2.0 containers
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Records of the Philadelphia General Hospital Osler Memorial and Blockley Historical Museum Committee
Link
http://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/11
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
2.0 containers
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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