COLLECTIONS: 7081 - 7090 of 7187
Overview: The William Morton business records document the work of an agent for the wholesale marketing firm Thompson and Morton and its successor Fay and Morton in mid-19th century Boston.
Scope and Content: The collection consists primarily of correspondence. There are about 50 letters from Oakes to James Watson Robbins, dated 1827-1847. There is also a letter written in shorthand to Oakes from an unidentified correspondent and a letter to Robbins from Charles Upham Shepard. Additional materials pertaining to Oakes and Robbins were apparently compiled by Walter Deane.
FOUND IN: Countway Library of MedicineCollection Identifier: H MS c284
Overview: The William Parry Murphy papers, 1906-1987 (inclusive), 1919-1987 (bulk), are a product of Murphy’s research and personal and professional activities as conducted throughout his professional appointments, including: House Officer, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence; Assistant in Medicine, Instructor in Medicine, Associate in Medicine, and Lecturer in Medicine Emeritus, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; and Assistant Resident Physician, Junior Associate in Medicine, Associate in...