The Resource James Tyson papers

James Tyson papers

Label
James Tyson papers, circa 1873-1914
Title
James Tyson papers
Inclusive dates
circa 1873-1914
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
James Tyson was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1841. He earned his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1863, and served as acting assistant surgeon in the United States Army and resident physician at the Pennsylvania Hospital. Later he served as professor of pathology at Penn. Tyson succeeded William Pepper as chair in the practice of medicine, a position he held until 1914. He was elected a Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia in 1866, and served as its President from 1907 until 1910. He died in 1918. The James Tyson papers date from circa 1873 to 1914 and document parts of a nineteenth-century Philadelphia physician’s professional life. The collection is divided into five series and includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, genealogical information, and writings. Previously catalogued as 10c 30 and 10c 44
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1841-1919
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Tyson, James
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  • Rush Hospital for Consumption and Allied Diseases
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Physicians
Label
James Tyson papers
Link
https://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/2068
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
.4 linear feet (1 box)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
James Tyson papers
Link
https://cpparchives.org/repositories/2/resources/2068
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
xxx
Content type code
  • other
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
.4 linear feet (1 box)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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