Medical, Dental and Veterinary Collection, 1791-1888

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Object ID:  MG0480


1 box     9 folders     .5 cubic ft.


Repository:  LancasterHistory (Organization)


Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 11


Description:  This collections contains records of doctors and a midwife who practiced and/or lived in Lancaster County. Susanna Rohrer Müller’s account book is an example of a midwife’s records kept from 1791 to 1815. The other volumes in this collection contain medical school notes, records of births and a daybook showing payments, sometimes with a brief description of the visit.


Creators:  Carpenter, Alexander H.; Bowers, Moses K.; Müller, Susanna Rohrer; Steward, A.; Ziegler, James.