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Med. Medical History

 Topic Guide
Identifier: Med
This classification groups collections on the topic of Medical History.

Found in 61 Collections and/or Records:

A.A. Marks Papers (SCV-7)

 Collection — Folder SCV-7
Identifier: SCV-7
Scope and Contents

Order sheets for artificial legs and arms from the A.A. Marks Company of New York, New York.

Dates: undated

Dr. Ira W. Baldwin Papers

Identifier: FSC-7

Dr. Ira W. Baldwin graduated from the Ohio College of Medicine in 1867 and practiced medicine in Xenia, Ohio. His collection includes lecture tickets and his medical diploma and license.

Dates: 1862-1896

Alexandria Bayliff COVID-19 Experience (CSC-7)

Identifier: CSC-7
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a single Adobe Spark project entitled “Insta Fresh Corona Thyme #COVID19: The Life of an Instacart Shopper During COVID19.” The project includes 11 photographs, with captions, describing a trip to the grocery store Fresh Thyme, while working as a shopper for the grocery delivery service Instacart, near the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis in March 2020. The final photograph also shows damage still being repaired from the May 2019 Dayton tornadoes.

Dates: 2020 March

Theodore Benzinger Papers

Identifier: FSC-16
Scope and Contents Dr. Theodore Benzinger was in charge of a research laboratory in Rechlin, Germany. His high altitude research included decompression studies and work in an altitude chamber to stratosphere equivalent altitudes. In 1947, he began working at the U.S. Navy Medical Research Institute and at the National Bureau of Standards. The collection consists of copies of research papers, letters, and depositions. The collection contains photocopies of Dr. Benzinger’s testimony in 1983 before the...
Dates: 1934-1984

Lovetta R. Blanke Collection

Identifier: MS-472
Abstract Lovetta R. (Dixon) Blanke (1919-2012), RN, B.S., M.A., was a school nurse, public health nurse, nurse educator, Dayton philanthropist, patron of the arts, and advocate for the profession of nursing. She advocated for children's health, health education, and other issues relevant to school nurses, such as school nurse certification. In 2008, she was named Outstanding Philanthropist by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Greater Dayton Region Chapter. This collection documents Mrs....
Dates: 1934 - 2012

M. G. Bohn Pharmacy Scrapbook

Identifier: FSC-11

M. G. Bohn was a druggist and pharmacist in Miamisburg, Ohio. The scrapbook contains handwritten prescriptions from several area physicians. Prices of prescriptions are indicated beginning at 70 cents.

Dates: 1879-1881

Breidenbach Family Album (SC-309)

Identifier: SC-309
Content Description

The collection consists of a single album, containing primarily photographs, as well as news clippings, documents, and mementoes, concerning Dayton pharmacist and physician Dr. Carl Henry Breidenbach (1867-1926) and his family. In addition to family photographs and a few medical scenes, other notable topics of the photographs include the Dayton flood of 1913, bicyclists, and the President Rutherford B. Hayes home in Fremont.

Dates: circa 1882-1930

Dorothy Brower, Medical Illustrator, Collection

Identifier: FSC-34

The collection consists of Dorothy Brower’s sketches and finished artwork as well as medical and non-medical photography, correspondence, non-medical artwork, publications by and about Ms. Brower, reference materials, and medical sculptures.

Dates: 1925-1991

Charles A. Lindbergh Records (SCV-5)

 Collection — Folder SCV-5
Identifier: SCV-5
Scope and Contents

This small collection contains two items. The first is a letter from Charles Lindbergh to Charles I. Barron, M.D., expressing his appreciation to Dr. Barron for permitting him to undergo decompression tests in Lockheed Aircraft Company's high-altitude chamber. The second item is Lindbergh's electrocardiogram from a Flight Personnel Examination.

Dates: 1963

Civil Aviation Medical Association Records

Identifier: MS-526

The Civil Aviation Medical Association is a non-profit international medical association concerned with the safety of civil aviators. It is affiliated with the Aerospace Medical Association. The records generally consist of correspondence, meeting minutes, brochures, and the association’s newsletter.

Dates: 1948-2016; Majority of material found within 1955-2008