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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American Civil War Surgical Antiques

Research and Identification

Civil War Era Surgical Sets, Surgeon's Images

Civil War Surgeon Education & Medical Textbooks

Established 1995    .     Dr. Michael Echols Collection

 

As seen in:  Warman's Civil War Collectibles, Antique Week, Northeast Antiques, and various TV programs, Antiques & Collecting publications

University of Pennsylvania Medical Department Catalogue

1849 - 1850

Faculty and Students for 1849 - 50

University of Pennsylvania, Medical Department 

ExamplesExamples | Examples  | Examples

| Catalogue 1873-74 | Catalogue 1849-50  |  Catalogue 1850-51

    

Faculty 1849-50

 

Nathaniel Chapman, Practice of medicine

Robert Hare, Chemistry

William Horner, Anatomy

Samuel Jackson, Institutes of medicine

George B. Wood, Materia medica

Henry H. Smith, Surgery

Robert E. Rogers, Chemistry

H. Lenox Hodge, Obstetrics, diseases of women

George Norris, Surgery

William W. Gerhard, Medicine

John Neill, Surgery

 

 

Medical Faculty  (Lecture cards with signatures below)

 Henry H. Smith, M.D.             D. Hayes Agnew, M.D.                Samuel Jackson, M.D.

 

 Hugh Hodge, M.D.         R. E. Rogers, M.D. 

 


 

Medical Class - Session 1849-50  Matriculates

All students listed below ( 438) attended classes in 1849-50, but only a very few graduated (9) in the 1849-50 year.  Note the large number of students from southern states before the Civil War.  Before the War, there was a large contingent from the southern states with the following distribution of students: 

 

Total matriculants and where they were from:  ( 438 students )

 

Total graduates:  ( 9 graduates )

 

 


List of medical students (matriculants)

 

Rules of the Medical Department

 

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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Last update: Monday, December 12, 2016