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Journal of Isaac Platt Foot, medical doctor

 Single Item
MS. Eng. misc. f. 654

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He was the doctor in charge of the medical department at various sites during the building of the Panama railway.

Dates

  • Jul 1853-May 1854

Extent

40 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. f. 654, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. f. 654

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 22325

Abstract

Journal of Isaac Platt Foot, medical doctor

Biographical / Historical

Isaac Platt Foot (1825-1880) was born in Chippewa County, Michigan, USA. He worked as a medical doctor for those building the Panama railway, 1853-1854. He died in Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York, aged fifty-four.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Howard Karno Books, Los Angeles, 1981.

Physical Facet

Limp black calf, with brown paper wrappers.
Title
Journal of Isaac Platt Foot, medical doctor
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2022 by C. McIlwaine
Date
EAD version 2022
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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