Nineteenth Century Physician's reference collection

Nineteenth Century Physician's reference collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Antikamnia Chemical Company.
Creator: De Renne family
Creator: Jonas family
Creator: Wood, George B., (George Bacon), 1797-1879
Title: Nineteenth Century Physician's reference collection
Dates: 1844-1894
Quantity: 3.0 folders
Coll. Number: ms1114

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of prescription reference book for early pharmaceuticals, loose prescription notes, and a physician's visiting list. The reference book is inscribed with the name "DeRenne".


Index Terms

Annotations.
Antikamnia Chemical Company.
History of medicine.
Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century.
Medicine--History--19th century.
Quotations (texts)
Symptoms--History--19th century.
Wood, George B., (George Bacon), 1797-1879 -- Syllabus of the course of lectures on materia medica and pharmacy

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Nineteenth Century Physician's reference collection, ms 1114. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Prescription reference book, 1844
Contains pasted cut outs from George B. Wood's Syllabus of the course of lectures on materia medica and pharmacy (Philadelphia, 1844) with numerous annotations and additional prescriptions, remedies, cures, and notes on symptoms.
 
2Loose prescription notes, circa 1867
 
3Physician's visiting list, 1894
Put out by AntiKamnia Chemical Company with prescriptions and medicines listed. Includes a gestational term prediction guide on inside of back cover.