Profile of Reginald H. Fitz

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Title

Profile of Reginald H. Fitz

Alternative Title

Photograph of Reginald H. Fitz

Subject

Fitz, Reginald H. (Reginald Heber), 1843-1913
Harvard Medical School. Department of Anatomy and Cellular Biology
Photographs

Description

Black and white photographic print of the profile of Reginald H. Fitz. The corners of the image have been blackened with ink. The verso of the photograph has the inscription "Gift / Mrs. F. Gorham Brigham / 1964."

Abstract

Photograph of Reginald Heber Fitz. Fitz was known for establishing modern surgical treatment for appendicitis. He received his A.B from Harvard College in 1864 and his M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1868. At Harvard Medical School, he was appointed Instructor in Pathological Anatomy in 1870, Faculty of Medicine in 1873 and professor of Pathological Anatomy in 1878. In 1892 was appointed the Medical School's Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Physic.

Table Of Contents

Harvard Medical School Faculty and Staff Portrait Collection: D-W, ca. 1774-2001: A Finding Aid.
Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine. Center for the History of Medicine.
Harvard Medical Library and Boston Medical Library

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

ca. 1900

Contributor

Brigham, F. Gorham, Mrs. (donor)

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Harvard Medical School Faculty and Staff Portrait Collection: D-W, ca. 1774-2001, Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

Format

image

Extent

One photograph

Medium

Photographs

Type

image

Identifier

00137.112

Provenance

The photograph was given to the Harvard Medical Library in 1964 by Mrs. F. Gorham Brigham.

Files

urn-3 HMS.COUNT 141406.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Profile of Reginald H. Fitz,” OnView, accessed February 23, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13670.

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