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Benjamin Rush (Sydenham) letter to Nathaniel Potter (Baltimore), 1799 October 18

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: 1

Scope and Contents

Rush comments on commerce and the work of physicians, and on Philadelphia physicians opposed to use of mercury and bloodletting.


  • 1799 October 18

Language of Materials

From the Collection:


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


1 Leaves

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Josiah Charles Trent Collection, 1956

Existence and Location of Copies

2-page transcript available

Physical Description

2 pages; 33 cm

Repository Details

Part of the Your Name Here Special Collections Repository

City on a Hill MA 03210 United States