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Rhode Island Medical Society papers

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Title:Rhode Island Medical Society papers
Date range:1791-1989, (bulk 1880-1970)
Creator:Rhode Island Medical Society
Extent:29 linear feet
Abstract:The Rhode Island Medical Society papers primarily relate to the activities of the Society, various topics in medical research, and the history of the medical sciences. The papers include correspondence, reports, and memos; addresses and speeches; case studies; documents; research/lecture notes and papers; medical notebooks; autograph letters of prominent men of medicine collected by George Dallas Hersey; medical drawings; photographs; meeting programs; biographical data; slides; and, other miscellanea. Names of persons and groups represented include: William P. Davis, Helen DeJong, Robert F. Noyes, Herbert G. Partridge, Providence Franklin Society, and Brown University School of Medicine.
Language of materials:English
Repository:Brown University Library, Special Collections
Collection number:Ms. 89.17