Orleans Parish Medical Society records Edit


LaRC Manuscripts Collection 925


  • 1878-1996 (label)
  • Date acquired: 11/30/1995 (Other)


  • 22.00 boxes (Whole)
  • 33 linear feet other_unmapped (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of the business records of the Orleans Parish Medical Society from its origin until the 1996. Included are proceedings, registers of members, account books, correspondence, constitution and by-laws, hospital reports, manuals, certificates, medical cartoons, photographs, and printed materials, which include members' scholarly publications.

  • Arrangement Note

    The collection is arranged by topic as follows: proceedings (arranged chronologically), physicians' papers, and printed material. It consists of 22 boxes. It is 33 linear feet.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

  • Source of Acquisition

    Orleans Parish Medical Society.

  • Method of Acquisition


  • Existence and Location of Originals

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  • Related Materials

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  • Preferred Citation

    Orleans Parish Medical Society records, Manuscripts Collection 925, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans LA 70118.

  • Other Descriptive Information

    OCLC Number: 794233691

  • Processing Information

    Archon collection-level record originally created December 2009.