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Register of the Frances T. Gardner Papers, ca. 1938-1950
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Series I. Manuscripts and Notes, ca. 1938-1950

Physical Description: Box 1:1-20

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of manuscripts and notes for articles on or relating to the practice of medicine in California.
Box-folder 1:1

Browne Langrish's letter on the usefulness of oleaginous warm baths: an example of eighteenth century medical confusion. 12 leaves. (Pub. Ann. Med. Hist., n.s. 10:131-35 (1938)).

Box-folder 1:2

Early California medical journals. 14, 2, [16] leaves. (Pub. Ann. Med. Hist. 3d ser., 1(4):325-42 (1939)).

Box-folder 1:3

John Townsend - the peripatetic pioneer. 14 leaves. (Pub. in Calif. West. Med. 1939, Sept-Oct. 1939).

Box-folder 1:4

The goblin with green eyes. 3 leaves. Prepared for special medical supplement to San Francisco News, 1940.

Box-folder 1:5

King Cole of California. 105 leaves. typescript. (Pub. in Ann. Med. Hist. 3d ser. 2(3):319-47; 432-42).

Box-folder 1:6

King Cole of California. Bibliographic and illustrative materials.

Box-folder 1:7

The early maps of California. 25 leaves, typescript, illus. and notes. Pub. (under similar title) by National Society of Colonial Dames of America Resident in the State of California, San Francisco, 1941. 19 p.

Box-folder 1:8

A unique collection of Osleriana. 2 leaves, typescript, illus. notes. (Pub. Bull. Hist. Med. 1941 Mar; 9(3)).

Box-folder 1:9

The gold rush and a hospital. Galley proof, 7 sheets, and notes. (Pub. Bull. Hist. Med. 1942 Apr; 11(4)).

Box-folder 1:10

The evolution of a local history collections, 6 leaves, typescript. (Pub. Bull. Med. Libr. Assoc., 1942 Apr; 30(3):187-90).

Box-folder 1:11

On modern syphilotherapy with particular reference to salvarsan, by Albert Neisser. Tr. from the German by Isabelle von Saxenhofen Wartenberg. Biog. by Frances Tomlinson Gardner. 39 leaves, typescript, biography, bibliography. (Pub. Bull. Hist. Med., 1944 Dec; 16(5)).

Box-folder 1:12

Appraisal of article by Guy P. Jones: Thomas M. Logan, M.D. 1 leaf, notes and corresp. Prepared for The United States 1865-1900: a Survey of Current Literature.

Box-folder 1:13

Bells toll for primes; an inquiry into the fate of William the Conqueror. 11 leaves, typescript. (Pub. in Sur. Gyn. Ob., 1948 Mar; 86:377-80).

Box-folder 1:14

The gentleman from Tennessee. 19 leaves, typescript. (Pub Surg. Gyn. Ob., 1949 Mar; 88:404-11).

Box-folder 1:15

The little acorn: Hugh Huger Toland, 1806-1880. galley proof, 3 sheets. (Pub. Bull. Hist. Med., 1950 Jan-Feb; 24(1)).

Box-folder 1:16

Notes on Washington O. Ayer, first dean of Toland Medical College. n.d.

Box-folder 1:17

Notes on the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. n.d.

Box-folder 1:18

Notes on Mrs. William West Winchester (Sarah) and the Winchester House, San Jose, n.d.

Box-folder 1:19

Materials for an article on the Brown family (Philip King, Adelaide, Charlotte Blake Brown)

Box-folder 1:20

Pedro Prat - surgeon of the Spanish conquest. (Pub. Ann. Med. Hist. 1941; 3:501-512).


Series II. Miscellaneous, 1938-1949

Physical Description: Box 1:21-23

Scope and Content Note

This series contains clippings, correspondence and miscellaneous information.
Box-folder 1:21

Clippings, 1939-40

Box-folder 1:22

Correspondence, 1938-49

Box-folder 1:23

Miscellaneous information