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Finding Aid to the Library of the Surgeon-General's Office acquisition records of publications, 1868-1953

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD Staff
Processing Completed 2007
Encoded by Jim Labosier


Summary Information
Title: Library of the Surgeon-General's Office acquisition records of publications
Creator: Library of the Surgeon-General's Office (U.S.)
Dates: 1868-1953
Extent: 9.6 linear feet (26 boxes)
Abstract:
Invoices for items purchased for the Surgeon-General's Office.

Call number: MS C 407
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine

Access Restrictions:

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

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Preferred Citation:

Library of the Surgeon-General's Office (U.S.). Library of the Surgeon-General's Office acquisition records of publications. 1868-1953. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 407.


Collection Scope and Content Note

Invoices for items purchased for the Surgeon-General's Office. Documents are arranged alphabetically under the name of the agent or bookseller. Among the countries represented are Great Britain, France, Russia, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Cuba, Mexico, and Japan. Brief history and description of collection in box 1.

Contents List
Box | Folder Title
 
Series 1: Companies and Agents, 1868-1953 [series]:
1 1
Introduction to collection, undated
1 2
Miscellaneous, 1885-1953
1 3
Unidentified - England, undated
1 4-5
Journals, 1871-1873
1 6
A, 1883-1916
1 7-10
Adams Express (Washington, D.C.), 1892-1916
1 11
American Chemical Society, 1912-1916
1 12
American Medical Association (Chicago), 1907-1917
1 13
American Microscopical Society (University of Nebraska), 1901-1911
1 14
American Public Health Association, 1903-1913
1 15
Anderson Auction Company (New York), 1903-1906
1 16-17
D. Appleton (New York), 1877-1917
1 18
Army Service Schools (Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas), 1915-1916
1 19-20
L'Art Ancien (Switzerland), 1920-1939
1 21
B, 1896-1938
1 22
Leo Baer (Paris), 1938-1939
1 23-27
Bailliere (Paris) - letters to, 1881-1884
1 28-32
Bailliere (Paris) - letters from, 1879-1885
1 33
Baltimore and Ohio R. R., 1905
1 34
Bangs and Company (New York), 1893-1903
1 35
P. M. Barnard (England), 1920-1929
1 36
N. J. Bartlett (Boston), 1920-1922
1 37
R. and J. Beck (London), 1872-1875
1 38
H. W. Belmore (Rome), 1926
1 39
J. S. Billings (New York), 1899
1 40
W. W. Blake (Mexico), 1902-1917
1 41-43
Blakiston (Philadelphia), 1884-1906
2 1
Blakiston (Philadelphia), 1907-1917
2 2
M. Blancheteau (France), 1940
2 3
F. S. Borton (Mexico), 1901
2 4-9
Gustave Bossange (Paris) - letters, 1869-1880
2 10-15
Gustave Bossange (Paris) - invoices, 1868-1879
2 16-20
Leopold Bossange (Paris), 1883-1887
2 21
Boston Medical Library (Boston), 1898-1911
2 22
R. R. Bowker (New York), 1901-1907
2 23
T. L. Bradford (Philadelphia), 1903-1904
2 24-37
Brentano (Washington), 1892-1903
3 1-22
Brentano (Washington), 1904-1917
3 23
Edwin H. Brigham, M.D. (Boston), 1893-1895
3 24-34
Brockhaus (Leipzig), 1882-1893
4 1-35
Brockhaus (Leipzig), 1893-1905
5 1-21
Brockhaus (Leipzig), 1905-1915
5 22
Burgess (Cuba), 1889-1896
5 23
Charles de F. Burns (New York), 1894-1898
5 24
E. C. Butler (Mexico), 1889-1890
5 25
C, 1877-1939
5 26
J. W. Cadby (Albany, NY), 1901
5 27
W. Campbell (Philadelphia), 1895-1911
5 28
Canterbury Publishing Company (Washington, D.C.), 1902-1903
5 29
Carnegie Institution (Washington, D.C.), 1906-1915
5 30
Louis P. Casella (London), 1868-1877
5 31
S. E. Cassino (Salem, Mass.), 1884-1905
5 32
H. C. Castle (New York), 1892
5 33
A. S. Clark (New York), 1883
5 34-36
Clausen (Torino, Italy), 1890-1893
6 1-14
Clausen (Torino, Italy), 1894-1906
6 15
W. C. Conant (New York), 1901-1904
6 16
D, 1882-1939
6 17
Davis and Harvey (Philadelphia), 1903-1905
6 18
Davis and Orioli (London), 1921-1940
6 19-20
F. A. Davis (Philadelphia), 1892-1917
6 21
George S. Davis (Detroit), 1892-1896
6 22
Dodd, Mead (New York), 1897-1917
6 23
E, 1891-1939
6 24
Francis Edwards (London), 1920-1939
6 25
Ellis (London), 1918-1939
6 26
F, 1883-1920
6 27
Federal Book Company (Boston), 1903-1904
6 28
Robert Fletcher, 1891
6 29-42
Flugel (Leipzig) - letters to, 1871-1877
7 1-11
Flugel (Leipzig) - letters to, 1877-1883
7 12-25
Flugel (Leipzig) - letters from, 1870-1888
7 26
Flugel (Leipzig), 1889-1890
7 27
Fock (Leipzig), 1893
7 28
A. E. Foote (Phildadelphia), 1892-1898
7 29
Friedlander and Sohn (Berlin), 1910-1911
7 30
G, 1898-1940
7 31
Gaulon (Paris), 1886-1887
8 1-34
Gaulon (Paris), 1887-1917
8 35
Gaylord Bros. (Syracuse, N.Y.), 1912-1916
8 36
Government Printing Office (Washington, D.C.), 1916-1917
8 37
H, 1884-1917
8 38
C. S. Hammond (Washington, D.C.), 1915-1917
9 1-21
Harrassowitz (Leipzig), 1910-1937
10 1
Lewis S. Hayden (Washington, D.C.), 1893-1906
10 2-5
Hernandez (Madrid), 1888-1898
10 6
Karl W. Hiersemann (Leipzig), 1897
10 7
August Hirsch (Berlin), 1890-1891
10 8
O. E. A. Hjelt (Helsingfors, Finland), 1894
10 9-15
Paul Hoeber (New York), 1915-1940
10 16
J, 1898-1914
10 17
Johnston (Edinburgh), 1887-1892
10 18
Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore), 1894-1914
10 19
K, 1894-1916
10 20-27
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Company (London), 1890-1913
11 1-37
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Company (London(, 1893-1911
12 1-5
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Company (London), 1912-1917
12 6-10
Kimpton (London), 1892-1911
12 11-21
George W. Knox Express Company (Washington, D.C.), 1892-1911
12 22
L, 1872-1920
12 23
Lamb and Tilden (Washington, D.C.), 1910-1917
12 24-26
Lea Brothers (Philadelphia), 1892-1907
12 27
Lea and Febiger (Philadelphia), 1908-1917
12 28
Library Bureau (Washington, D.C.), 1896-1918
12 29
C. F. Libbie (Boston), 1901-1906
12 30-31
J. B. Lippincott (Philadelphia), 1892-1912
12 32
Little, Brown and Company (Boston), 1915-1917
12 33
Ermanno Loescher (Torino, Italy), 1886-1890
12 34
W. H. Lowdermilk (Washington, D.C.), 1892-1915
12 35
M, 1883-1917
12 36-37
MacMillan (New York), 1896-1913
13 1
Maggs Bros. (London), 1907-1917
13 2
Mayall (London), 1887-1891
13 3
Merchants Transfer and Storage Company (Washington, D.C.), 1913-1917
13 4-22
Frederik Muller (Amsterdam), 1886-1907
13 23-25
Robert Muller (Berlin), 1920-1935
13 26
N, 1895-1916
13 27
National Conference of Charities and Correction (Baltimore), 1892-1914
14 1-26
Martinus Nijhoff (New York), 1902-1940
15 1
O, 1910-1916
15 2
Old Corner Bookstore (Springfield, Mass.), 1917
15 3-7
Leo S. Olschki (Rome), 1915-1939
15 8
Oxford University Press (New York), 1911-1916
15 9
P, 1901-1917
15 10-12
Pennsylvania Railroad, 1907-1916
15 13
R. L. Polk and Company (Detroit), 1902-1916
15 14
G. P. Putnam (New York), 1892-1915
15 15
Quaritch (London), 1910
15 16
R, 1883-1917
15 17
S. N. Rhoads (Philadelphia), 1903-1918
15 18-24
Carl Ricker (St. Petersburg, Russia), 1886-1898
15 25
George N. Rider (Washington, D.C.), 1887-1898
15 26
Hans Rinck (Turin, Italy), 1906-1910
15 27
George Rivers (London), 1884-1887
16 1-2
Rosenberg and Sellier (Turin, Italy), 1911-1917
16 3
Jacques Rosenthal (Munich), 1903-1905
16 4-6
Ludwig Rosenthal (Munich), 1890-1914
16 7
Nathan Rosenthal (Munich), 1898
16 8
S, 1874-1917
16 9
St. Goar (Frankfurt, Germany), 1891-1895
16 10-16
W. B. Saunders (Philadelphia), 1892-1916
16 17-43
Edward Shaw (Library of Surgeon General's Office), 1873-1879
17 1-40
Edward Shaw, 1880-1886
18 1-32
Edward Shaw, 1887-1895
19 1-23
Edward Shaw, 1895-1898
19 24-28
Smithsonian Institution (Washington, D.C.), 1892-1917
19 29
S. T. Solloso (Havana, Cuba), 1902
19 30
B. J. Somers (Paris), 1882
19 31
Southern Book Exchange (Raleigh, North Carolina), 1903
19 32
Southworth Company (Troy, New York), 1910-1911
19 33-35
Gustav E. Stechert (New York), 1892-1914
20 1-6
Gustav E. Stechert, 1915-1917
20 7
E. Steiger and Company (New York), 1895-1908
20 8
F. W. Stone (Library of the Surgeon-General's Office), 1883-1894
20 9
Victoriano Suarez (Madrid), 1917
20 10
T, 1894-1917
20 11
Dr. Y. Takaki (Tokyo), 1912-1917
20 12
E. B. Treat (New York), 1894-1911
20 13
Carlos M. Trelles (Matanzas, Cuba), 1914-1917
20 14-25
Trubner and Company (London) - letters, 1871-1889
20 26
Trubner and Company - invoices, 1871
21 1-10
Trubner and Company - invoices, 1872-1881
21 11
U, 1917
21 12
Union Library Association (New York), 1905-1917
21 13
U.S. Consul - Charles R. Rohl, 1884
21 14-17
U.S. Express (Washington, D.C.), 1892-1908
21 18
J. H. Vail and Company (New York), 1893-1898
21 19
C. L. Van Langenhuysen (Amsterdam), 1907-1916
21 20
D. Van Nostrand Company (New York), 1896-1917
22 1-17
Wilfrid Voynich (New York), 1915-1933
22 18
W, 1884-1916
22 19
Charles Walter (Washington, D.C.), 1893
22 20
H. Welter (Paris), 1888-1889
22 21-25
William Wesley (London), 1868-1873
22 26-28
William Whitney (Tokyo), 1892-1911
22 29
John Wiley and Sons (New York), 1884-1906
22 30
H. W. Wilson Company (White Plains, N.Y.), 1911-1917
22 31
Thomas Windsor (Manchester, England), 1882-1911
22 32
Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology (Philadelphia), 1912-1916
22 33
William Wood and Company (New York), 1884-1895
23 1-8
William Wood and Company, 1896-1918
23 9
Woodward and Lothrop (Washington, D.C.), 1907-1917
23 10
Y, 1914-1916
23 11
Unidentified (Hamburg, Germany), 1872
23 12
Miscellaneous publications purchased by Billings, 1882-1884
 
Series 2: Library Reports, 1921-1948 [series]:
24 1-5
Acquisition Orders, 1921-1923
25 1-5
Acquisition Orders, 1923-1924
26 1-4
Allotment Ledgers, 1945-1948