Drexel University
This collection contains materials relating to early developments in personal computing at Drexel, chiefly from 1983 to 1985. A large portion of this collection consists of working papers published by the microcomputing program in 1984 and 1985 which discuss applications for personal computers in a variety of academic disciplines. It also includes early issues of Drexel publications and newsletters relating to microcomputing aimed at students, staff, and computer support consultants. Newspaper clippings, microcomputing program correspondence, and a few miscellaneous reports and pamphlets on computing in general can also be found with the collection
Drexel University
The collection consists of the records kept by Richard Snyder, director of the Science and Technology Library at the Drexel Institute of Technology, during his period of involvement with Documentation Abstracts, first as the Special Library Association's representative to the corporation and later as treasurer and acting business manager, from its founding in 1966 through 1969. Records include correspondence, administrative and personnel files, financial records, and the by-laws of the corporation from its founding
Drexel University
Pittsburgh Medical Bulletin Official Journal of the Allegheny County Medical Society, June 2, 1945. Includes "Long Live the President", on women as medical society presidents in war years and providing statistics on women physicans in the military
Drexel University
This exhibit consists of fifty-seven panels of photographs of buildings in Philadelphia and the surrounding area, accompanied by twelve panels of interpretive text and one folder containing a brochure printed for Drexel's portion of the exhibition. Each panel of text deals with a different topic, such as colleges, houses, banks, libraries, etc., and describes a group of four or five panels of photographs. The brochure provides a narrative background for the exhibit
Drexel University
Hahnemann University's long history began in 1848 with the founding of the Homeopathic Medical College of Pennsylvania. Over the years, the institution evolved in many ways, eventually becoming Hahnemann University and, later, the Drexel University College of Medicine. In the mid- to late-twentieth century, with the decline of homeopathy, Hahnemann re-invented itself as a nationally known academic medical center with prominence in cardiac surgery and cardiology, oncology, transplantation, training of non-physician health professionals, community health, and community mental health. This expertise led to many firsts for Hahnemann, including international advances in cardiac surgery. The Hahnemann University Academic Affairs records house the files of Hahnemann University and date from 1848 to 2009. The collection consists of annual and accreditation reports; minutes, memoranda, and correspondence from various committees, councils, and departments; records of student life and research; ... Read More
Drexel University
Photographs depicting Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania (WMCP), 1930 commencement (the first year in the "new" building, and commencement, 1957-59. Five postcards from Emilie Bretthauer (WMCP 1904) sent from China where she was a medical missionary, 1906 and undated; three postcards of archival photographs from the Archives collection, produced by the Archives in 1982
Drexel University
The collection consists of Mr. Thomson's correspondence; books, pamphlets, plaques, and maps related to the U.S. Military Railroad, the Pennsylvania Railroad, and other railroads; other printed ephemera collected by Mr. Thomson; newspaper clippings published at his death; and photographs and drawings. U.S. Military Railroads activities during the Civil War period (especially 1863-1864) and the Russian Grand Duke Alexis's state visit to the United States in 1871-1872 are especially well documented
Drexel University
This collection of record books lists Drexel Institute students from the years 1892-1916. It includes student records from the following classes and departments: art (1893-1905), domestic science (1892-1915), architecture (1895-1902, 1912-1914), mechanic arts (1892-1906), mechanical drawing (1899-1900), machine construction (1899-1900), and normal course/teacher training (1893-1916). The collection also includes a record of scholarships (1892-1902), a record of diplomas and certificates awarded (1893-1914), and a record of enrollment by department (1892-1893)
Drexel University
Materials collected to reflect Asian American women physicians, including materials related to Kazuko Uno Bill (WMCP 1948), Ruby Inouye Shu (WMC 1948), Bessie Jeong (WMC 1932), Florence Chinn Loui (WMC 1953)
Drexel University
This collection consists of photographs of individual athletes and team sports from 1931 to 2001