Betsy Copping Corner papers, 1935-1974

Mss.Ms.Coll.11a

Date: 1935-1974 | Size: 500 items

Abstract

This small collection contains manuscripts of her book reviews (1943-1947), correspondence with Christopher C. Booth [co-editor of "Chain of Friendship: Selected Letters of Dr. John Fothergill" (1971)] and with Amy E. Wallis, the owner of the Fothergill family papers in England. There are a couple of letters from Charles Joseph Singer and Francis Peyton Rous, but most of the correspondence is personal.

Background note

Writer Betsy Copping Corner, wife of endocrinologist George Washington Corner, covered medical history and wrote book reviews; she also edited the diary of William Shippen, Jr. and the letters of John Fothergill.

Digital objects note

This collection contains digital materials that are available in the APS Digital Library. Links to these materials are provided with context in the inventory of this finding aid. A general listing of digital objects may also be found here.

Collection Information

Physical description

Circa 500 items.

Provenance

Gift from Corner estate and accessioned, 1981.

Indexing Terms


Personal Name(s)

  • Booth, Christopher C. (Christopher Charles), 1924-2012
  • Corner, Betsy Copping
  • Fothergill, John, 1712-1780
  • Singer, Charles Joseph, 1876-1960


Detailed Inventory

Photographs of APS photograph collection
  
F11.2.8. Bernhard Siegfried Albinus
1726Size: 28 x 19 cm. Format 1printLH-B-33
F11.2.9. Edgar Allen
1936Size: mount 28 x 19 cm., image 17 x 12 cm. Format: 1 photoprintLH-B-33
F11.2.10. Samuel Bard
undatedSize: 28 x 18 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.11. George M. Beard
undatedSize: 28 x 18 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.12. Gunning Bedford
undatedSize: 28 x 18 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.13. William Cruikshank
undatedSize: mount 29 x 22 cm., image 18 x 15 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.14. Abram Dubois
undatedSize: 28 x 21 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.15. Fabrucius Ab Aquapendente
undatedSize: 29 x 20 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.16. John Fothergill
undatedSize: mount 28 x 19 cm., image 16 x 11 cm. Format: 1 photprintLH-B-33
F11.2.17. Regnerus De Groaf
undatedSize: 28 x 21 cm. Format: 1 photprintLH-B-33
F11.2.18. Albrecht von Haller
undatedSize 29 x 22 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.2.19. Albrecght von Haller
undatedSize: mount 26 x 22 cm., image 21 x 16 cm. Format: 1 print
F11.2.20. Frank H. Hamilton
undatedSize: 30 x 22 cm. Format: 1 photoprintLH-B-33
F11.3.1. Carl Gottfried Hartman
undatedSize: 28 x 21.5 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Carl Gottfried Hartman was Associate Director of Ortho Research Foundation. Artist: James Ormsbee Chapin

F11.3.2. Hippocrates
1809Size: 28 x 21.5 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.3.3. John Hunter
undatedSize: 25.7 x 20 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Artist: Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788)

F11.3.4. J.K. (?)
1927 OctoberSize: 28 x 21.5 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Artist: Peter Von Valkenburgh

F11.3.5. Marcellus Malpighius
undatedSize: 28 x 21.5 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.3.6. Nicholas A. Michels
1958Size: 28 x 21.5 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33
F11.3.7. Richard Owen
undatedSize: mount 28.5 x 22 cm., image 11.5 x 9 cm. format 1 photoprintLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Photographer: Lock and Whitfield

Access digital object:
https://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/graphics:4484

F11.3.8. Alan Sterling Parkes
1940Size: mount 28 x 19 cm., image 20.5 x 16.5 cm. Format: 1 photoprintLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Photographer: Walter Stoneman

Access digital object:
https://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/graphics:4490

F11.3.9. Edmund Randolph Peaslee, M.D.
undatedSize: 30 x 22 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Engraver: Louis Kurtz

F11.3.10. Gustaf Retzius
undatedSize: 30 x 22 cm. Format 1 reproduction
F11.3.11. John Stearns
undatedSize: 30 x 21 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33
F11.13.12. George Linius Streeter
undatedSize: 30 x 21 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Photographer: Louis Fabian Bachrach (1881-1963)

F11.3.13. Thomas Sydenham
undatedSize: 28 x 22 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33
F11.3.14. Thomas Sydenham
undatedSize: 28 x 19 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Engraver: Edward Scriven (1775-1841)

F11.3.15. John Watson, M.D.
undatedSize: 31 x 22 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: John Watson, M.D. was President, New York Academy of Medicine, (1859-1860)

F11.3.16. Johannis Weever
undatedSize: image 30 x 21 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33
F11.3.17. Isaac Wood
undatedSize: 30 x 22 cm. Format: 1 reproductionLH-B-33
F11.3.18. James R. Wood
undatedSize: 30 x 21 cm. Format: 1 printLH-B-33

Other Descriptive Information: Engraver: Louis Kurtz