Summary Information

Repository
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives
Title
Caleb Joseph Emery Medical Notes, 1871-1908
ID
M224
Date [inclusive]
1871-1908
Extent
0.5 linear feet.
Language
English

Preferred Citation note

Cite as: Caleb Joseph Emery Medical Notes, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine


Biographical/Historical note

Caleb Joseph Emery was born April 16, 1846, in Mandarin, Florida. He served as a Surgeon's Steward in the United States Navy for three years, from 1863 to 1866. After his graduation from the Medical School of Maine at Bowdoin College in 1871, he practiced as a physician in Biddeford, Maine, from 1871 to 1925. Emery died November 7, 1925.


Scope and Contents note

1 volume of lecture notes and accounts, ca. 1871-1874, and 10 volumes of physicians' call diaries, 1893-1908, compiled by Caleb Joseph Emery. The earliest volume consists of notes taken from the lectures of two professors from the Medical School of Maine, Alonzo Benjamin Palmer and William Warren Greene. Palmer was Professor of Pathology and Theraputics from 1870-1873 and William Warren Greene was Professor of Surgery from 1867 to 1881.


Administrative Information

Publication Information

George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives

3000 College Station
Brunswick, Maine, 04011
(207) 725-3288
scaref@bowdoin.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions.


Collection Inventory

Box Folder
1 1

Doctor's journal and lecture notes, 1871-1874; Physicians' monthly call list, 1893-1895 

1 2

Physicians' monthly call list, 1895-1897; 1898-1899 

1 3

Physicians' monthly call list, 1900; 1901 

1 4

Physicians' monthly call list, 1902; 1904 

1 5

Physicians' monthly call list, 1905; 1906 

1 6

Physicians' monthly call list, 1908