Medical Literature Collection

Accession Number: SC 19:44
Location: RB-M
Dates: 1898-1947
Size: 1 regular Hollinger; 0.3 cubic feet
Creator/Collector: Unknown
Acquisition info: Unknown
Accruals: No accruals expected
Custodial history: Some items retrieved from SLPL Compton Branch; some items removed from the Misc. Manuscripts Collection (SC U:150)
Language: English, French, and German
Processed by: Melissa Miller, September 2019
Conservation notes: Items placed in acid-free folders
Scope and Content: The collection contains medical literature on a variety of medical topics including history, education, specific ailments, and pharmacology.
Arrangement: Alphabetical by subject
Restrictions: Collection is open for research
Remarks: Permission required to reproduce images

Medical Literature Collection
1898-1947
1 regular Hollinger; 0.3 cubic feet

Box/Folder Description
1/1 Finding Aid
1/2 Education

-L’Enseignement Médical a Paris en 1912-1913 (Medical Education in Paris in 1912-1913; published by Masson and Co. (Paris); ca. 1912; in French

-Medical Periodicals from the Library Standpoint; Written by Charles Frankenberger; published by the American Medical Association (Chicago); 1926

-The Teaching of General Medicine; written by Charles Hugh Neilson; published by AR Elliott Publishing Co. (New York); 1914

1/3 History

-Alte Medizin bis zum Jahre 1800 catalogue (Old Medicine until 1800); published by Ludwig Rosenthal’s Antiquariat (Munich); in German

-Descriptive Prospectus of the English Translation of the papyrus Ebers; address by Carl H. von Klein; 1912

-Early Books on Medicine, Natural Science, and Alchemy, M-Q; published by L’Art Ancien SA (Lugano, Switzerland)

-History of Medical Practice in Illinois publication announcement; edited by Lucius H. Zeuch; 1927

-Pre-Hippokratic Medicine; written by John D. Comrie; published by the Interstate Medical Journal Co. (St. Louis); 1910

1/4 Misc. Medical Subjects

-Anesthesia: Francis Hoeffer McMechan address; ca. 1947

-The Brain: Brain Mechanisms and Mental Images; written by S. Bent Russell; ca. 1920

-Childbirth: Ovarian Pregnancy at Term with Recovery of Mother and Child, Preliminary Report of a Case; written by Walter CG Kirchner; published by William Wood & Co. (New York); 1909

-Hemiplegia: Differential Diagnosis of Organic Hemiplegia and Hysteric Hemiplegia; written by J. Babinski; published by the Interstate Medical Journal Co. (St. Louis); 1905

-Midwifery: A Possible Solution to the Midwife Problem address by Carolyn Conant Van Blarcom; ca. 1910

-Muscular Dystrophy: A Case of Muscular Dystrophy; written by Charles Gilbert Chaddock; ca. 1901

1/5 Misc. Publications

-The Art of Medicine; written by Isadore Dyer; New Orleans Medical Journal; 1903

-The Art of Medicine; written by Robert E. Schlueter; St. Louis Medical Society; ca. 1937

-Dr. Urrutia’s Clinic: A One Month’s Work; published in San Antonio; 1922

-Odd and Quaint Illustrations in Medical Science; published by the New York Pharmacal Association, the Arlington Chemical Co., and the Palisade Manufacturing Co. (Yonkers)

-Opening Ceremony of the Historical Medical Museum; written by Norman Moore, et. al.; published in London; 1913

-Some Pioneers of American Medicine and Surgery; published by Mellier Drug Co. (St. Louis)

1/6 Paralysis

-Some Intrinsic Characteristics of Paralyses; written by Charles Gilbert Chaddock; The Medical Fortnightly (St. Louis); 1906 (2)

-Über die spinalen Symptome der progressive Paralyse (On the Spinal Symptoms of Progressive Paralysis); written by R. Gaupp; published by Franck & Weigert; published in Wroław, Poland; 1898; in German

1/7 Penicillin

-Nobel Prize press announcement; 1945

-Photographs by the British Information Services; ca. 1945 (24)

1/8 Pharmacology

-Fifty Years of Manufacturing Pharmacy and Biology Jubilee Souvenir of Parke, Davis & Co.; 1916

-Growth of Paramecia in Pure Cultures of Pathogenic Bacteria and in the Presence of Soluble Products of Such Bacteria; Journal of Morphology and Physiology; 1927

-"List of German Chemical Drugs on Which the Allies Have Option under Terms of the Treaty of Peace"; 1920

-"Medicine, Pharmacy, and Chemistry"; written by ARL Dohme

-The Story of Parke, Davis Co.; 1941

-"World Trade in Prepared Medicines"; prepared by the US Department of Commerce; 1925 (2)

1/9 Tuberculosis

-"Children of the Sun" pamphlet; published by the Tuberculosis and Health Society of St. Louis

-"Help Stamp Out Tuberculosis" mailing; St. Louis Society for the Relief and Prevention of Tuberculosis

-"On the Surface" pamphlets; published by the Tuberculosis and Health Society of St. Louis (2)

-Thirty Years of Tuberculosis Work in St. Louis; published by the Tuberculosis and Health Society of St. Louis; 1934

-Twenty Five Years of Tuberculosis Work; published by the Tuberculosis and Health Society of St. Louis

-"What Is a Life Worth?" pamphlet; published by the St. Louis Society for the Relief and Prevention of Tuberculosis

1/10 Typhoid Fever

-Antityphoid Vaccination in Its Various Aspects; published by the Vivisection Investigation League (New York)

-Anti-Typhoid Vaccine: What Some Authorities Say of It; published by the Vivisection Investigation League (New York)

-Measures for Combating Typhoid Fever; published by Bernhard Paul (Berlin); 1903

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