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Medicine -- United States -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

James Damaré papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-548
Scope and Contents Record books of Dr. J. Damaré of Convent Landing, St. James Parish, Louisiana. The small unbound volume contains a less complete retail record from 1870, with inventory. The bound volume includes records in French of retail sales kept by day and customer from 1857 to 1859 and pasted wholesale receipts of Dr. Damaré's purchases, both medical and sundry, from 1868. He bought and sold everything from sealing wax to laudanum.
Dates: 1857-1870; Other: Majority of material found in 1857-1859, 1868, 1870

Joseph W. Reddoch memoir

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-M-1092
Scope and Contents This collection contains the typescript of "As It Was: A Family portrait," the personal memoirs and family history of Joseph W. Reddoch. Reddoch was born in 1904, graduated from Tulane Unviersity, and became a physician. His memoirs recall his childhood on his family's farm in Alabama. He writes about his early childhood, schooling, rural social life, medicine, and Tulane Universiy.
Dates: 1978

New Orleans Academy of Sciences records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-36
Scope and Contents This collection consists of organizational records and other items collected by the New Orleans Academy of Sciences. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, financial documents, scholarly papers, programs, reports, notes and bibliographies, speeches, minutes of annual meetings including the first preliminary meeting in 1853, membership information, partially printed form letters, photographic portraits, pamphlets, newspaper clippings and other printed items. Topics of interest to the...
Dates: 1853-1992.

Rudolph Matas papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-868
Scope and Contents The collection consists of biographical and personal papers, correspondence, clinical histories, photographs and sketches of aneurysm patients, lectures, syllabi, papers, notes, diaries, speeches, abstracts, patient account books, scrapbooks, articles by Matas, newspaper clippings, photographs, personal memorabilia, Tulane memorabilia, and bibliographic cards. There is a scrapbook of the Louisiana State Medical Society created during Dr. Matas' presidency as well as his History of Louisiana...
Dates: 1829-1960; Other: Date acquired: 04/08/1969

Société française records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-47
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records of the Société française de bienfaisance et d'assistance mutuelle de la Nouvelle Orléans, and of its Hôpital français. Included are handwritten, typed, and printed financial records, minutes, correspondence, clippings, hospital forms, poster of hospital guest rules, and other records. The collection also contains issues of the Rapport annuel de la Société française de bienfaisance et d'assistance mutuelle de la Nouvelle Orléans, which document the...
Dates: 1849-1937; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1937

Stanhope Bayne-Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-855
Scope and Contents This collection contains the personal papers of Stanhope Bayne-Jones from 1911-1970 and covers the following aspects of his life: Yale College and family correspondence; medical papers concerning his professional life; and military pap
Dates: 1911-1991; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1974