American Civil War Medicine & Surgical Antiques

Surgical Set collection from 1860 to 1865 - Civilian and Military

Civil War:  Medicine, Surgeon Education & Medical Textbooks

 Dr. Michael Echols  &  Dr. Doug Arbittier

 

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Pre-1864 Civil War Medical Colleges

 

Wanted: pre-1870 Graduation Catalogues and Lecture Cards or Tickets for

 

 University of Pennsylvania, Medical Department

 

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Lecturers: Hutchinson, Carson, Woodhouse, Rush, Coxe, Dorsey, Physick, Horner, James, Dewees, Hodge, Hare, Wood, Jackson, Smith, Leidy, Wood, Wistar

 

University of Pennsylvania, Medical Department  | ExamplesExamples  | Examples  | Catalogue 1873-4

 

 

 

TOPICS TYPICALLY LISTED ON LECTURE CARDS

Anatomy

Physic

Lectures and theory

Surgery

Medica materia or

Materia medica

Anatomy and physiology

Chemistry

Surgical anatomy

Surgical pathology

Clinical surgery

Military surgery

Pathology and practical medicine

Medicine and surgery

Principals practice and operations of surgery

Department of medicine

Ophthalmology

Dermatology

Nervous diseases

Gynaecology

Venereal diseases

Laryngology

Obstetrics

Children

Midwifery

Orthopedic surgery

Comparative anatomy

Operative surgery

Physiology

 

Medical Lecture Cards:

1 | 2 | 34 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20

Index of Medical Colleges in existence prior to and during the Civil War

Lecture schedule, staff list, text book list

Front and back of same card

 

Enlarged staff list and required textbook list (from above card)

 

 

Instructor signatures on back of 1861-62 matriculation card

Front and back of same card

 

Instructor signatures on back of 1862-63 matriculation card

Front and back of same card

 

Philadelphia Hospital Matriculation cards 1861 and 1862

 

Henry H. Smith, M.D.               Joseph Leidy, M.D.                 Henry H. Smith, M.D.

 

Joseph Leidy, M.D.              William Pepper, M.D.                A. F. Penrose, M.D.                  Joseph Carson, M.D.

 

Samuel Jackson, M.D.

 

 

Henry H. Smith, M.D.

Front and Back of same card

 

R. E. Rogers, M.D.                  Joseph Leidy, M.D.             R. E. Rogers, M.D.

 

Hugh Hodge, M.D.                 William Pepper, M.D.                      H. Hodge, M.D.

Samuel Jackson, M.D.          Joseph Carson, M.D.


After serving as a full surgeon during the Civil War, Dr. Knox re-entered Univ. of Penn Oct. 1865-66

What's very interesting is Dr. Knox returned to the Univ. of Penn. medical college after having served as a full surgeon during the Civil War and repeated some of his courses before moving to Santa Barbara, California to practice until 1913

Matriculation card for 1865 with staff signatures

Front and back of same card

 

Frances G. Smith, Jr., M.D.

 

Joseph Leidy, M.D.                   Alfred Stille, M.D.               Joseph Carson, M.D.

 

  Henry H. Smith, M.D.                 R. E. Rogers, M.D. 


Post-Civil War AMA and other invitations to Dr. Knox

 

Front and Back of same card

    

 

Front and Back of same card

 

Dr. Echols Lecture Ticket Collection:  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  | 6 |

 

Wanted: Medical college lecture tickets photo examples, pre-1864 from American medical colleges or schools

 

Medical Antiques Index

American Civil War Medicine & Surgical Antiques Index
 

Contact Dr. Arbittier or Dr. Echols

 

 

Civil War Medical Collections 

 

Direct links to all medical & Civil War collections on this site                         

American Surgical Sets:

Pre-Civil War:  1 | 2  -   Post-Civil War:  3  -  Civil War 1861-1865:  4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8   INDEX

Medical Text-Books:

1 | 1a | 2 | 2a | 3 | 3a | 4 | 4a | 5 | 5a | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 9a | 10 | 11 | 12    INDEX

Surgeon General's Office Library printed catalogues: 1840 | 1864 | 1865
Medical Lecture Cards: 1 | 2 | 34 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21    INDEX

Medical Faculty and Authors:

INDEX

Navy Surgeon Exams:

1863 Navy Surgeon Applicant Exams with Biographies   INDEX ONE | INDEX TWO

Surgeon CDVs, Images:

Army: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8    INDEX

Navy: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8   

Hosp Dep't Bottles, Tins, 

U.S. Army Pannier:

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6

American Civil War Medicine & Surgical Antiques

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 Arbittier Museum of Medical History Tour:   1 | 2 | 3

 

Last update: Monday, December 12, 2016