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Finding Aid to the Edward Barton Papers1813-1858

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


Summary Information
Title: Edward Barton Papers
Creator: Barton, Edward, fl. 1815
Dates: 1813-1858
Extent: 0.21 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:
British-born Edward Barton received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1815. He was naturalized as a U.S. citizen in 1821 and taught at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Call number: MS C 97
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.

Copyright and Re-use Information

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Preferred Citation:

Barton, Edward. Edward Barton papers. 1813-1858. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 97.

Alternate Forms Available:

Partially available on microfilm: Film 73-24 no. 1.


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National Library of Medicine

Finding Aid to the Edward Barton Papers1813-1858

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

Descriptive Summary

Barton, Edward, fl. 1815Edward Barton Papers Dates: 1813-18580.21 linear feet (1 box)MS C 97 Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine Collection materials primarily in EnglishAbstract:British-born Edward Barton received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1815. He was naturalized as a U.S. citizen in 1821 and taught at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.Access Restrictions:

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

Copyright and Re-use Information

NLM does not possess copyright to the collection. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

Privacy Information

Archives and manuscript collections may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in any collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications for which the National Library of Medicine assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation:

Barton, Edward. Edward Barton papers. 1813-1858. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 97.

Alternate Forms Available:

Partially available on microfilm: Film 73-24 no. 1.

Biographical Note

British-born Edward Barton received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1815. He was naturalized as a U.S. citizen in 1821 and taught at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.


Contains lectures, documents, certificates, admission card, and reprint of Introductory lecture to the course on obstetrics and diseases of women and children, by Hugh L. Hodge (1840). The lectures cover such subjects as the rights and peculiarities of women, marriage, comparative parturition, and difficulties and dangers of parturition. Part of the collection is also available on microfilm: Film 73-24 no. 1

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    MeSH Subjects

    • Gynecology
    • Labor, Obstetric
    • Marriage
    • Obstetrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Women's Rights
    Personal Names

    • Hodge, Hugh L. (Hugh Lenox), 1796-1873

    Series Descriptions

    Series 1: Official Documents, 1812-182111 Nathan Smith and Amos Twitchell -- certifications, 1812-181412 Cercle Medical de Paris, Edward Barton -- membership, 181513 University of Pennsylvania, Edward Barton -- diploma, 181514 French passport, Edward Barton, 1815-181615 Society of the Sons of St. George honorary associate, Edward Barton, 181816 U.S. Naturalization, Edward Barton, 182117 University of Pennsylvania, Edward Barton, 1814 Series 2: Lectures and Addresses, 1836-185818 Difficulties and dangers of parturition -- lecture, 183619Marriage -- lecture, 1844110Marriage -- lecture, 1850111 Difficulties and dangers of parturition -- lecture, 1853112 Comparative parturition -- lecture, 1855113-14 Peculiarities of women -- lecture, 1857115 Rights of women -- lecture, 1858116-19 Address to medical students at University of Pennsylvania, undated Series 3: Notes120 Pregnancy and infants, undated

    Collection Scope and Content Note

    Contains lectures, documents, certificates, admission card, and reprint of Introductory lecture to the course on obstetrics and diseases of women and children, by Hugh L. Hodge (1840). The lectures cover such subjects as the rights and peculiarities of women, marriage, comparative parturition, and difficulties and dangers of parturition. Part of the collection is also available on microfilm: Film 73-24 no. 1

    Contents List
    Box | Folder Title
     
    Series 1: Official Documents, 1812-1821 [series]:
    1 1
    Nathan Smith and Amos Twitchell -- certifications, 1812-1814
    1 2
    Cercle Medical de Paris, Edward Barton -- membership, 1815
    1 3
    University of Pennsylvania, Edward Barton -- diploma, 1815
    1 4
    French passport, Edward Barton, 1815-1816
    1 5
    Society of the Sons of St. George honorary associate, Edward Barton, 1818
    1 6
    U.S. Naturalization, Edward Barton, 1821
    1 7
    University of Pennsylvania, Edward Barton, 1814
     
    Series 2: Lectures and Addresses, 1836-1858 [series]:
    1 8
    Difficulties and dangers of parturition -- lecture, 1836
    1 9
    Marriage -- lecture, 1844
    1 10
    Marriage -- lecture, 1850
    1 11
    Difficulties and dangers of parturition -- lecture, 1853
    1 12
    Comparative parturition -- lecture, 1855
    1 13-14
    Peculiarities of women -- lecture, 1857
    1 15
    Rights of women -- lecture, 1858
    1 16-19
    Address to medical students at University of Pennsylvania, undated
     
    Series 3: Notes [series]:
    1 20
    Pregnancy and infants, undated