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Title
Medical education and society membership of women :  correspondence and clippings   / collected and arranged by James R. Chadwick.
Name/Creator
Chadwick, James R. (James Read), 1844-1905, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:594602 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Language
English
Description
1 v. (unpaged) ; 32 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Scrapbooks.

Computer network resources.

print
Subject
Massachusetts Medical Society -- Membership ;  Sex discrimination in medical education -- Massachusetts ;  Sex discrimination against women -- Massachusetts ;  Women physicians -- Massachusetts

Category
Medicine

Physicians

Gender barriers to work

Note
Scrapbook of letters, newspaper clippings, manuscript notes outlining the debate over whether to admit women to membership in the Massachusetts Medical Society. Also includes a circular distributed to members in 1883 asking if they favored or opposed admission of women to the Society on the same terms as men. Two pamphlets written by James R. Chadwick are also included: The study and practice of medicine by women (New York : A.S. Barnes, c1879), and: Admission of women to the Massachusetts Medical Society (Boston : s.n., 1882). Among other topics covered are the work of women physicians in Asia, the possibility of admitting women to Harvard Medical School, and coeducation in American colleges.

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Title
The study and practice of medicine by women / collected and arranged by James R. Chadwick.

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Admission of women to the Massachusetts Medical Society / collected and arranged by James R. Chadwick.