Section II. Series V - Artifacts, c. 1850-1989
Series V has been divided into two subseries:
Subseries A: Institutional, 1887-1981,
This subseries contains artifacts that range from a glass
syringe to parts of a machine used for conducting Electro-Convulsive
Therapy. These objects were in general use in the Institute,
and are not associated with a particular physician.
Subseries B: Physicians' Personal
Effects, c. 1850-1950s, [n.d.]
This subseries contains items that belonged to physicians
at the Institute of Pennsylvania Hospital. Artifacts of Drs.
Bond, Chapin, Copp, Kirkbride, and Strecker are represented
in this subseries.
See also the Pennsylvania Hospital Artifact Collection for
additional and related items.
Back to Arrangement