The Resource William W. Gerhard notes on the lectures of Joseph Parrish

William W. Gerhard notes on the lectures of Joseph Parrish

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William W. Gerhard notes on the lectures of Joseph Parrish, 1827
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William W. Gerhard notes on the lectures of Joseph Parrish
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1827
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Language
eng
Summary
One volume (116 leaves) of notes on lectures delivered by Joseph Parrish and taken by William W. Gerhard, beginning 16 April 1827 and ending 13 July 1827. The last lecture in undated. The first set of lectures, numbered I-[XVIII] covers the topic of fevers. The second set of lectures, unnumbered, covers a variety of gastrointestinal diseases. A typewritten table of contents is filed in the volume
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Biographical or historical data
William Wood Gerhard was born on 23 July 1809. He married a Miss Dobbyn in 1850; they had three children. Gerhard died on 28 April 1872. Gerhard received an A.B. from Dickinson College in 1826 and an M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1830. He studied medicine under Joseph Parrish, then in 1830 or 1831, Gerhard went to Paris to study with Chomel, Andral, and Louis. He returned to Philadelphia in 1833 and became resident physician, 1834-1836, and visiting physician, 1845-1868, at Pennsylvania Hospital and lectured at Philadelphia Hospital, 1835-1845. He was professor of the institutes of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania from 1838 to 1872. Gerhard was elected to fellowship in the College of Physicians of Philadelphia in 1834.
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1809-1872
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Gerhard, W. W.
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  • Parrish, Joseph
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Medicine
  • Clinical medicine
  • Fever
  • Digestive organs
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William W. Gerhard notes on the lectures of Joseph Parrish
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Control code
000144716
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Unknown
Materials spec
Lecture notes.
Ownership
With autograph of Wm. W. Gerhard on front flyleaf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144716
  • 145657
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A40
Type of unit
v.
Label
William W. Gerhard notes on the lectures of Joseph Parrish
Control code
000144716
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Unknown
Materials spec
Lecture notes.
Ownership
With autograph of Wm. W. Gerhard on front flyleaf.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 144716
  • 145657
  • (CStRLIN)PACV00-A40
Type of unit
v.

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