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Physicians -- Records and correspondence.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin and Julia Stockton Rush papers

Identifier: SSC.MS.00565
Abstract The Benjamin and Julia Stockton Rush papers include letters, writings, financial records, a few legal documents and one educational record. Benjamin Rush's personal and professional outgoing letters, with some incoming letters, cover a wide variety of topics, but focus primarily on medical concerns, particularly the 1793 and other yellow fever epidemics in Philadelphia, as well as mental illness and its treatment, and the medical department of the Continental Army. There are a few letters...
Dates: 1766-1845 and undated

Medical statements and receipts, 1766-1810

 Item — Box 3: Series 1, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents

Includes statements and receipts for medicines, advice, consultations, and sundries. In one case, Rush collected a fee on behalf of another physician. Julia Stockton Rush also served as collector, along with her husband. Includes a receipt from Richard Henderson in Leesburg, Va., for payment on the account of Mr. Carter, who had been a patient in Rush's care (see Letters series).

Dates: 1766-1810