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Schoenberg and Albert Collections of Manuscripts donated to the University of Pennsylvania

Two collections containing important materials relating to the history of science, technology, and medicine were recently donated to the University of Pennsylvania. The first, the Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection of Manuscripts, focuses on medieval and renaissance works. The second, given by Dr. Daniel and Eleanor Albert, includes a noteworthy medical ephemera collection.

New Collections at Hagley Museum and Library

Hagley announces the addition of four new collections in the history of technology, covering the rise of shooting sports, computer developments at the Radio Corporation of America (RCA), a landmark gender equality battle at AT&T, and the formative years at Singer Manufacturing Company.

George F. Parry family volumes at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Bucks County, Pennsylvania, resident George F. Parry (1838-1886) was one of the first veterinarians to receive professional veterinary training in the United States. He served during the Civil War as a veterinary surgeon with the 7th Pennsylvania Calvary.

New Website:  PGH Photo Collection

The Philadelphia General Hospital photo collection is a collaboration between the Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing and the Schoenberg Center for Electronic Text and Image (SCETI).

Online Publication of Medical History at the University of Pennsylvania

The University Archives and Records Center of the University of Pennsylvania is proud to announce the online publication of Medical History at the University of Pennsylvania.

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