Medical Society of the State of New York Records,1801-1973

Collection Number: 2695

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Medical Society of the State of New York records, 1801-1973.
Collection Number:
2695
Creator:
Medical Society of the State of New York.
Quantity:
165 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Minute meetings, correspondence, records, newsletters, journals, photographs.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Includes minutes of meetings and agenda of several councils, in addition to membership records and publications.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The Medical Society of the State of New York was created by Chapter 138 of the Laws of 1806.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Includes minutes of meetings and agenda of the Executive Council, 1934-1973; records of annual meetings of the House of Delegates, 1931-1971; minutes of meetings of Trustees, 1941-1965; President's files, mostly correspondence of Norman S. Moore, 1960-1961; membership records, 1945-1959; publications, including New York Journal of Medicine, 1910-1972, Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, 1807-1903, The Reflex, 1966-1967, newsletters, journals, and other printed records; subject files; committee files; records of conventions; tape recordings; biographical sketches; photographs; records of the medical societies of Erie County (1801-1951) and Kings County (1822-1972); a "Safeguard Your Health" series of 8 reels of movie film and three phonograph records; and newspaper clippings collected by the society's Public Relations Department.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Medical Society of the State of New York.
Moore, Norman S., 1901-1994.

Titles:
New York journal of medicine.
Transactions of the medical society of the state of New York.
The reflex.
Safeguard your health.

Subjects:
Medicine--Societies, etc.
Medicine--Societies, etc.--New York (State)--Erie County.
Medicine--Societies, etc.--New York (State)--Kings County (N.Y.)
Minutes.
Photoprints.
Motion pictures.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Records open only to qualified researchers approved by the President or the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, or the Executive Vice-President, of the Medical Society of the State of New York.
Cite As:
Medical Society of the State of New York records, #2695. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

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