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Francis Peyre Porcher Papers

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Letters: Miscellaneous, To and From Francis Peyre Porcher, 1878-1888, n.d.
Letters: Miscellaneous, To and From Francis Peyre Porcher, 1878-1888, n.d. Miscellaneous personal and professional correspondence of Francis Peyre Porcher, dating 1878-1888, and undated. Includes 9 letters. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prescription: Morphia, Bi Carb Potash, Bromide
Prescription: Morphia, Bi Carb Potash, Bromide Morphia, Bi Carb Potash, Bromide. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Notes: Anesthetics
Notes: Anesthetics Notes on anesthetics and their uses in various scenarios. Discusses administration of anesthesia, the use of cocaine and alcohol, and menthol as a local anesthetic, among others. A news clipping on Dr. Porcher's use of dogwood bark as a replacement for quinine is also included. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Notes: Astringents
Notes: Astringents Notes on astringents with 2 prescriptions, notes from a private lecture on materia medica, and 4 handwritten notebooks. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, MUSC, Charleston,SC.
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Notes: Auscultation
Notes: Auscultation Notes on heart auscultation. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Notes: Sounds of the Heart
Notes: Sounds of the Heart Notes on sounds of the heart. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prescription: Saccharine
Prescription: Saccharine Otard, Saccharine. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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A Sketch of the Medical Botany of South Carolina; Being a Report Made to the American Medical Association,
A Sketch of the Medical Botany of South Carolina; Being a Report Made to the American Medical Association, at Its Sessions Held in Baltimore and Boston p. 677-862, 23cm. From the transactions of the American Medical Association, vol. 2. Printed in Philadelphia by T.K. and P.G. Collins. Based on Dr. Porcher's graduate medical thesis, A Medico-Botanical Catalogue of the Plants and Ferns of St. John's Berkeley.
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Prescription: Painful Menstruation, Sumac, Rheumatism
Prescription: Painful Menstruation, Sumac, Rheumatism Painful Menstruation, Sumac. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Gaillard's Medical Journal Reprint
Gaillard's Medical Journal Reprint Partial article from Gaillard's Medical Journal. Handwritten note by Dr. Porcher: "Small doses". Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Salutatory
Salutatory Partial copy of salutatory authored by Dr. Porcher and Dr. Kinloch with handwritten notes. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Letters: Leigh Family
Letters: Leigh Family Personal letters written to, and by, members of the Leigh, Porcher, and Wickham families. Also includes an extract from the will of Julia P. Wickham Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Plate: Comparison Between Woodbine and Poison Ivy
Plate: Comparison Between Woodbine and Poison Ivy Plate stamped: [illegible]: this illustration to face page 104, signed. Numbered 108520 3F. Black and white drawing of Woodbine and Poison Ivy with common name, botanical name, habitat and range, parts used, principal U.S. Preparations, time and place of collection. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prescription: Bichloride of Mercury
Prescription: Bichloride of Mercury Prescription with bichloride of mercury and other ingredients. Ailment/Illness not specified. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prescription: Quieting Tincture
Prescription: Quieting Tincture Quieting tincture. Causes sleep. "Perfect success". Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Medical Heads and Medical Life in Paris
Medical Heads and Medical Life in Paris Reprint. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Note: South Carolina
Note: South Carolina South Carolina was "accustomed to stand in the first rank and her attitude was always unmistakable whenever great" projects were to be undertaken, return during these better days to wise, judicious, more honest and polished representation let her not appear to recede, rather than to. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prescription: Strophanthus Hispidus
Prescription: Strophanthus Hispidus Strophanthus Hispidus, fruit, seeds, FP Porcher 89. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prescription: Hyperidrosis
Prescription: Hyperidrosis Sub-nit. Bismuth, Oxide of zinc, 1878, Treatment of the Feet. Dr. Vieusse commends (Revue Medicale) frictions of the part with subnitrate of bismuth in powder. He has never seen any evil results following the rapid uspression of the hyperidrosis. Sometime the bismuth causes only temporary relief in hyperidrosis, but it cures permanently the bad ordor and the tenderness of the feet, which are the chief causes of complaint. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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Prize Essay by Dr. Porcher: Title Page and Excerpt
Prize Essay by Dr. Porcher: Title Page and Excerpt Title page and excerpt of Dr. Porcher's one hundred dollar prize winning essay, 'Illustrations of Disease With the Microscope'. The prize was offered by the South Carolina Medical Association. Preferred citation: Francis Peyre Porcher Papers, MSS 299, Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
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