COLLECTION — Box: 01 Identifier: H MS c336
John Mills Browne papers
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of John Mills Browne's student notebooks from his time at Massachusetts Medical College of Harvard University (later Harvard Medical School). In these notebooks, Browne records lectures by Walter Channing, John Ware, and Jacob Bigelow. Collection also includes Browne's pharmaceutical and household remedies recipe books, 1848 to 1852.
- Browne, John Mills, 1831-1894 (Person)
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Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Contact Public Services for further information.
Conditions Governing Use
Extent.3 cubic feet
Biographical / Historical
John Mills Browne (1831-1894), M.D., 1852, Massachusetts Medical College of Harvard University (now Harvard Medical School, Boston), was appointed Surgeon General of the United States Navy by President Grover Cleveland in 1888, a position he held until 1893.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, Carmen D. Valentino, 2010 (Accession #2011-002)
Processing Information Processed by Charlotte Lellman in January 2021. Collection was processed according to Level 1 protocol.Link to catalog
- Browne, John Mills, 1831-1894. Papers, 1848-1852: A Finding Aid
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