Harvard Medical School in 1883

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Title

Harvard Medical School in 1883

Subject

Frontispieces (illustrations)
Harvard Medical School
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894

Description

During the 1880s, Holmes was involved with the fund-raising appeals for the Medical School’s Boylston Street building. As part of the centennial celebration and dedication of the new building in 1883, he delivered this oration, tracing the history of medicine in Boston and Harvard Medical School from the Revolutionary War up to the present day.

Abstract

Frontispiece from The new century and the new building of the Harvard Medical School, 1783-1883. Addresses and exercises at the one hundredth anniversary of the foundation of the Medical School of Harvard University, October 17, 1883 showing Harvard Medical School in 1883

Creator

Unknown

Publisher

John Wilson and Son

Date Created

1884

Rights

The Boston 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

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Is Part Of

Holmes Collection (R747.H22 1884)

Format

image

Extent

1 frontispiece

Language

English

Type

still image

Identifier

DigID0002200

Provenance

Gift of Dr. James Read Chadwick to the Boston Medical Library, 1901

Files

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Citation

Unknown, “Harvard Medical School in 1883,” OnView, accessed February 22, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6272.

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