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ITEM — Box: 1, Folder: 2 Identifier: B MS c30

Tufts, Cotton, 1732-1815. A.D. (in hand of Cotton Tufts); 1 side (4 pages), circa 1787, 1787 Digital

Scope and Contents

Contains a document sent by Tufts to an unknown recipient regarding articles and essays he recommends for publication, likely by the Massachusetts Medical Society, which may be "entertaining & useful to our country practitioners." These include a case history of a patient with a retroverted uterus by Edward Augustus Holyoke (1728-1828), and a history of emphysema by Isaac Rand (1743-1882), both A.B., Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts.


  • 1787

Language of Materials

Papers are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Contact Public Services for further information.


0.18 cubic feet (1 flat storage box)


Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

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