- 1.7 linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 half document box)
- The office of the Secretary of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia was created during the organization of the College in 1787. The Secretary is the appointed officer of record. The position's original duties were to record the minutes and transactions of the College and preserve its documents and correspondence.
As of 2018, the Office of the Secretary is still active; however, these records are now documented through the Executive Office.
The Lecture and Event Files of the Office of the Secretary span the years 1875 to 1988; however, there are gaps in represented years. This collection consists mainly of memos, correspondence, flyers related to lectures and other special events held at and sponsored by the College.
Held at: Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia [Contact Us]