Colonial North America: Countway Library of Medicine

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People

Mrs _____

Genl. Wilkinson

Mr. Burnet

[Deblois?]

George Berkeley

Mr. Frank Brindley

[Mr/s Orphin?]'s daughter

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon

Mr. H's grandmother

[Mrs Gracey?]

Gilbert Stuart

Mr. Sheaf

[Mrs Orphin?]'s daughter

Gilby

Mr. Trobeck

[Sukey ?OR? Suzey?] Bovey

Gilby walked at 10 months old!

Mrs Colson

[Sukey ?OR? Suzey?] [?Forster?]

Goldsmith

Mrs Dougherty

[Sukey ?OR? Suzey?] [Forster?]

Harris'

Mrs Howard

[Sukey ?OR? Suzey?] [Foster ?OR? Forster?]

Hephzibah Bovey

Mrs Kirbey

[Suzy = Sukey?] [Forster?]

Hill

Mrs Wall's son

127 Rebell Prisoners

Hurd

Mrs [Orphin?]'s daughter

175 children

I

Mrs. B

2 Children

Jeremiah Dummer

Mrs. Berkely

Arthur Aikin

John Coakley Lettsom

Mrs. Berkley

B Waterhouse

John Colson

Mrs. Hancock

Bearicks

John Fothergill

Nancy Bovey

Benjamin Northage

John Jeffries

Nathaniel Kay

Benjamin Stillingfleet

John Kirbey

Nathaniel Williams

Benjamin Waterhouse

John Lovell

Negro Woman at Brown's house

Betsey Cleaveland

John Moffat

Negro Woman at Mr Cato Brown's house

Bonnet

John Prince

Penelope Hunter

Bovey's & Northage's children

John Smibert

Pennants

Burnet's

John Wainwright

Peter Boyer

Burnets

Johnny

Peter Faneiul

Byfield Fillis

Jonathan Belcher

Peter Pelham

Caesar

Josiah Northage

Peter, a Negro

Capt. Stoddard

Kirbey's Child

Polly Bovey

Captain Alexander McDonald's son

Latham's

Polly Bovey, Sally Bovey, Nancy Bovey, Hephzibah Bovey, William Northage, Benjamin Northage, Sally Northage, Josiah Northage

Captain James Hall

Levi Lincoln

Rachel Bradford

Captain Josiah Gray's son

Linnaeus

Reaumur

Captain Sprig's child

Lord Bacon

Rebecca Dunn

Captain Sprig's daughter

M Whitlamb

Robinson Crusoe

Captain Sprig's son Massey Arbuthnort Horatio

Major Daniel Jackson

Sally Bovey

Captain Stoddard

Mary Colson

Sally Bovey, Nancy Bovey, William Northage, Benjamin Northage, Sally Northage, Josiah Northage, Rebecca Dunn, Penelope Hunter, Mercy Hawes, Sally Hawes, Hephzibah Bovey, Rachel Bradford

Captain [Casey?]'s daughter

Mercy Hawes

Sally Hawes

Captain [Rowth?]'s child

Miss Clancey

Sally Northage

Cato Brown

Miss Dougherty

Samuel Shrimpton

Charles Chauncy

Miss Hancock

Sarah Hutchinson

Col. Frank B

Miss Leonard

Shrimpton

Colonel Brindley

Miss [Deblois?]

Shrimpton Hutchinson

Colson's Child

Miss [Lamage?]

Sir Edmund Andros

Colson's Child & Kirbeys Child

Miss [S Coper?]

Sir John James

Dalton

Mr Brenton's child

Sir Joseph Banks

Decosta

Mr Cato Brown

Sir Thomas Middleton

Donavan's

Mr Hasting

Suzey Bovey

Dorcas Kirbey

Mr Hastings

Suzey Bovey, Polly Bovey, Sally Bovey, Nancy Bovey, Hephzibah Bovey, William Northage, Benjamin Northage, Sally Northage, Josiah Northage

Doughertys Child

Mr Herrick

Suzey [?Forster?]

Dr. Brown

Mr Holmes [Daug'r: = Daughter?]

Suzey [Forster?]

Dr. John Jeffries

Mr Holmes's daughter

Thaddeus Maccarty

Dr. Moffat

Mr Hutchinson

the two Kirbeys & two Colsons

Dr. Shaw's

Mr Isaac [Winslow?]'s son Benjamin

the two women

each

Mr Jonathan Simpson's child

Thomas Moffat

each of above Patients

Mr Leonard's child(ren)

three Women

each of them

Mr Ring's child

Torbern Bergman

Edward Jenner

Mr Simpson's child

William Burnet

Edward Wigglesworth

Mr Symmond's child

William Curtis

Elizabeth Brinley Hutchinson

Mr Walker

William Curtis

Ellis

Mr Whitlamb's child(ren)

William Northage

Erasmus Darwin

Mr [Deblois?]'s child(ren)

William _____, Mr Cato Brown's servant

Ezekiel Cheever

Mr [Stainer?]'s 2 children

William _____, Mr Cato Brown's servant; Captain [Rowth?]'s child; Mr [Tidmarch?]'s child

Fillis's Child

Mr [Tidmarch?]'s child

Woman very ill of confluent small Pox

General Gage

Mr [Tidmarsh?]'s child

General Wilkinson

Mr [Worrall?]

Places

A Roxbury

Halifax

Rainford Island

America

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Rainsford Island

Bermuda

Jamaica plains

Rhode Island

Boston

London

Roxbury

Cambridge

Narraganset bay

Sachuest Beach

Canada

New Benton

Sasiawest beach

Engd.

New Engd.

United States

England

New England

West Benton

Europe

Newport

West [Benton?]

Fitchburgh

Nova Scotia

Worcester

Uncategorized subjects

1793 Philadelphia yellow fever epidemic

Dr John Clark

Nephritus Podagra

a nemium ne ende sapori aut odori

Dr John Ferriar

nice

absorbents

Dr John Fothergill

Nicotiana

acescent

Dr John Haygarth

nidus

Acetic acid

Dr John Huxham

niger ingratum

Acriora

Dr John Moore

nitre

Aesculus hippocastanum

Dr John Pringle

Nitric Acid

affection

Dr John Wall

nitrous acid

ague

Dr Joseph Adams

Nosology

albus dulce

Dr Joseph Black

Nutrientia

Alexander von Humboldt

Dr Joseph Hartshorn

Nux Vomica

Alicia

Dr Mark Akenside

Odour Aronia

alliaceous

Dr Matthew Dobson

oil of Amber

allium

Dr Michael Valentini

Ol.

Allium sativum

Dr Moses Griffith

Oleum Cinnamomi

Alnus glutinosa

Dr Nils Rosen von Rosenstein

Oleum Olivarum

Aloe perfoliata

Dr Peter Bergius

Oleum Terebinthinae

Aloe perryi

Dr Philip Syng Physick

Ophthalmia

Alum

Dr Richard Blackmore

Ophthalmia Membranarum

Amaurosis

Dr Richard Mead

Opium

Amenorrhea

Dr Robert James

Opprobrium

ammoniac

Dr Samuel Bard

opthalmics

Ammoniacum

Dr Samuel Cooper

Ox gall

Amygdala Amara

Dr Samuel Crumpe

oxy sulphuret of Iron

Anacyclus pyrethrum

Dr Samuel Simmons

oxymel

Anasarca

Dr Samuel Tissot

Oxymuriate of mercury

Angelica atropurpurea

Dr Sauvages

Ozaina

Angina Maligna

Dr Theodorick Bland

pallidus insipidum

Angina Pectoris

Dr Theophile de Bordeu

Palpitations

anictus cordis

Dr Thomas Beddoes

palsy

animal fats

Dr Thomas Dover

Paracelsus

Anise

Dr Thomas Fowler

Paregoric

anodyne

Dr Thomas Percival

paroxysm

Anthelme Richerand

Dr Thomas Sydenham

peccant

Anthelmintic

Dr Thomas Trotter

pectoral

antilithic

Dr William Cullen

peculia

antiscorbutic

Dr William Falconer

Percivall Pott

aperient

Dr William Heberden

Peripneumonia Notha

apoplexy

Dr William Hillary

perspirable vessels

apyrexia

Dr William Lewis

Pertussis

apyrexy

Dr William Pitcairn

petechia

Aqua Bulliens

Dr William Saunders

Petroselinum crispum

Aqua Fontana

Dr William Shippen Jr.

Phimosis

Aqua Mentha Piperitidis

Dr William Small

Phlegm

Aqua Pluvialis

Dr William Stark

Phlegmasia

arbutus

Dr William Wells

phlogistic

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Dr William Withering

Phlogistic diathesis

argellarous earth

dropsy

Phosphate of Soda

Arisaema triphyllum

Dryopteris filix-mas

phosphoric acid

Aristolochia Longa

Dysenteria Cruenta

Phosphorus pentoxide

Aristolochia serpentaria

dysentery

Phrenetic

Arnica Montana

Dysmenorrhea

phrenitic

arsenic trioxide

Dyspepsia

Phrenitis Vera

Artemisia Absinthium

Dysphania ambrosioides

Phthisic

Asafoetida

Dysuria

Physick

Asarabacca

effloresce

Phytosis

Asarum

Elecampane

Pica

ascites

Elephantiasis

Pinophyta

Asthma

Elettaria cardamomum

pismire

Astringent

Elix.

Plague

Atrabilis

Elixir Vitriol

Plague of Moscow

aura arthritica

Emmenagogue

plethora

aura Epileptica

Emplastrum Volatile

Pleurisy

Bad Pyrmont

empyreumatic

Pliny the Elder

Balsam Copaiba

emunctory

Podophyllum peltatum

Balsam of Peru

enemata

Poison hemlock

Balsamic Syrup

Epifagus virginiana

Poke root

barley water

Epilepsy

porter

Baryte

Epistaxis

Portland's Powders

basilicon

Ergot

posset

belladonna

Errhine

Postpartum Psychosis

Benjamin Bell

Erysipelas

Potentilla erecta

Benzoin

escharotic

Pox

Beta Vulgaris

essay upon opium

priapismus

Bhang

ethanol

Pro Re Nata

bilious pleurisy

ether

Profluvia

bis in die

Ethiops Mineral

Proof Spirit

Bismuth

Eupatorium Perfoliatum

Propter uterum

Bitter orange

Euphorbium

protean

blackberry

Eustachian tube

Prunus Virginiana

blind fits

Exanthemata

ptyalism

bloodletting

exhalents

pubescent

blue pill

exhibit

Puerperal

bolus

Ext.

Pulv.

book on Opium

Faba St.Ignatii

purge

Botany Bay Gum

Fabio Colonna

Purificat.

botts

Fagus sylvatica

putrid

bubo

Farina

Pylorus

burgundy pitch

fatuitas

pyrexia

Butternut

fauces

quartan fever

Cal. ppt.

Febris Verminosa

Quassinoids

calcination

femur

quotidian fever

calomel

fixed air

Rad.

Camphor

Flores Martiales

rancid

Camphor Laurel

Flowers of Sulfur

Red Cedar

cantharides

Flowers of Zinc

Red Precipitate

capiat hora somni

Fluor albus

Red Saunders

Capsicum annuum

Foetid gums

refrigerant

Carbon

Fol.

Remittent fever

carbuncle

Folia Senna

Renal calculus

caries

fomentation

Rennet

carious

Formicat Pungens

Rev. Dr. John Hancock

carminative

fossil acids

Revertentia

Castile soap

Fowlers solution

Rhei

Castor Oil

Frasera caroliniensis

Rheumatism

Catamenia

Fumaria Officinalis

Rhubarb

cataplasm

Galen

Rickets

Catarrh

Galla

rigor

Catarrhus Vesicae

gallic acid

Robert Beverley Jr

Catechu

gallstone

Robert Whytt

cathartic

Gamboge

Rochelle salt

Centaurium erythraea

Gangrene

Rosemary

Cetraria islandica

Gangreni Senilis

rubefacient

chalybeate

Gangrini Humidia

ruber acidum

chalybs

Gathering

Rubia Tinctorum

Chamomile

Gentiana

Rubigo Ferri

Chancre

Gentiana Lutea

Rue

Cherry Laurel

Geranium maculatum

Sabatia angularis

chirurgia

Geranium robertianum

Sacchari alba

Chlorosis

gestation

saccharin

Cholera

Gill

Sacred Elixir

cholera Infantum

Gillenia trifoliata

Saffron

cholera Morbus

Glass of Antimony

Sage

chordee

Glauber's salt

Sal Ammoniac

Chorea

gleets

Sal Diureticus

Chyle

Goitre

Sal Plumbi

chylopoetic

Gonorrhea

Salix Alba

cicatrization

gout

Salts of Tartar

cicuta

Green vitriol

sanguiferous

Cinchona

gripe

Sanicle

Cinnabar

Guaiacum officinale

sarcolactic acid

Cinnamon Oil

Gum Arabic

Sarsaparilla

cinquefoil

hectic

Sassafras

Citrus Aurantium

Helenium Autumnale

saturnine

Clove

Helleborus foetidus

Scammony

Clyster

Helleborus Niger

Scarlatina Anginosa

Cnicus benedictus

Hemicrania

Sciatica

Cochineal

Hemoptysis

scrobiculus cordis

Colica Arthritica

Hemorrhoids

Scrophula

colica Hepatica

henbane

Scurvy

Colica Pictonum

Hepar Sulphuris

Sebacic acid

colliquative sweat

Hepatitis

Secernentia

Colocynth

Hernia Humoralis

Seltzer water

Columbo

herpes

Sem.

comfrey

Heuchera Americana

Senecio vulgaris

Compound Spirits of Ammonia

Hippocrates

Senega

concocted

Horseradish

Senna marilandica

Conserve

hot Toddy

Setae

Continuous fever

huckleberry

sialogogue

copper subacetate

Humphry Davy

Silique

Coral

Humulus Lupulus

Silver nitrate

cordial

Hydrargyrum Phosphoratum

Simple Cerate

Cornus Florida

Hydrocephalus

Singultus

Cornus Sericea

Hydrophobia

Slippery Elm

corroborant

Hydrothorax

Smallpox

Corrosive Sublimate

Hypochondriasis

Solanum

Cort.

Hysteria

soporous

costive

Incitantia

Sorbentia

Countess of Cinchona

indolent

specific

Cream of tartar

Influenza

Spigelia marilandica

Cretae precipitate

infusion

Spirit of Hartshorn

Crocus Martis

inspissate

Spiritus Mindereri

Croton eluteria

Intermittent fever

Spt.

Cucurbita

Invertentia

squill

Cum morbis jam aliqua tempora duravit

Ipecacuanha

static

cupping

Jalap

stertorous

Cuprum Ammoniatum

James Ware

sthenic

Cynanche Maligna

James's Powder

stomachic

Cynanche Tonsillaris

Janiele?

Stranguary

cynanche trachealis

Jaundice

Strangulated Hernia

Cynara cardunculus

John Hunter

subsultus tendinum

Daphne mezereum

John Pearson

Succus Glycyrrhiza

Datura ferox

Juniperus Sabina

sudorific

Datura stramonium

kalmia latifolia

Sulfate of Potash

Daucus carota

Kermes Mineral

Sulfate of Soda

David Rittenhouse

Kino

sulfuric acid

debility

l'Abbe Fontana

Sulphate of Lime

decoction

Lactuca serriola

Sulphuret of Antimony

deflagrate

Lactuca virosa

sulphuret of ferri

dentifrice

Laudanum

sulphuret of magnesia

deobstruent

Lavender

suppurate

Dessicatories

laxis

Sweet Spirit of Nitre

Diabetes Insipidus

Lazzaro Spallanzani

Sydenham chorea

Diabetes Mellitus

leprosy

synapism

diaphoresis

Leucorrhea

Synocha

Diaphoretic

Limatura ferri

syphilis

diathesis

Lime

Syrupus Zingiberis

Digitalis

lime water

Tamarindus indica

Diluent

Liriodendron tulipifera

Tanacetum vulgare

Dipylidium caninum

litharge

tanning

discussing

lixivium of Potash

Tar

Dover's Powders

loaf sugar

Tartar Emetic

Dr Adam Kuhn

Lobelia siphilitica

tenesmus

Dr Albrecht von Haller

Lolium temulentum

Tenia

Dr Alexander Garden

Louis XIV

Tephrosia virginiana

Dr Alexander May

Lues Venerea

tertian fever

Dr Alexander Russell

Lumbrico

Tetanus

Dr Ambrose Dawson

luteus amarum

Thomas Goulard

Dr Andrew Duncan

luto

Tin

Dr Anthony Fothergill

lymphatics

Tinctura cuprum

Dr Anton de Haen

Lythontriptic

Tinea capitis

Dr Anton von Storck

Madeira wine

Tinnitus aurium

Dr Benjamin Barton

Magistery of Bismuth

tonic

Dr Benjamin Rush

Magnesia calcinata

Tonsillitis

Dr Bryan Robinson

Magnolia

Torpentia

Dr Carl Linnaeus

Magnolia tripetala

Toxicodendron radicans

Dr Caspar Wistar

Magnolia virginiana

Tr.

Dr Charles de Mertens

Malic acid

Tragacanth

Dr Charles Morton

Malignant Yellow Fever

Tricalcium phosphate

Dr Charles White

mamma

Trichuris

Dr Christoph Hufeland

Mania

trituration

Dr Christopher Girtanner

Manipulus

turgescence

Dr Colin Chisholm

manna

Turpentine

Dr David Hosack

Marubium Vulgare

Turpeth Mineral

Dr David Jackson

Mastoid Process

typefounder

Dr David Macbride

Materia Medica

Typhoid fever

Dr Donald Monro

measles

Typhus fever

Dr Edward Archer

Mel

Umbellifers

Dr Erasmus Darwin

Melancholia

unction

Dr Francis Balfour

Melia azedarach

Unguentum citrinum

Dr Francis Home

Menorrhagia

Valerian

Dr Friedrich Hoffmann

menstruum

Venice turpentine

Dr Georg Stahl

Mentha Pulegium

Vertigo

Dr George Baker

Menyanthes trifoliata

Vinum

Dr George Cleghorn

Mercurias Cinereous

Vinum Antimoniale

Dr George Fordyce

Mercuric borate

viridis crudum

Dr George Young

Mercury

Vis Medicatrix Natura

Dr Gerard van Swieten

Miasmata

viscera

Dr Gustavus Brown

Mictus Cruentas

Viscum album

Dr Heinrich von Martius

Miliaria

vital air

Dr Henry Clutterbuck

Mitchella repens

vitiated

Dr Herman Boerhaave

Mitiora

Vitriol Alba

Dr Hinnis

morbid evacuations

Vitriol Coerul

Dr James Gregory

mortification

Vulnerary

Dr James Hamilton

mucilage

water brash

Dr James Hutchinson

Mucuna pruriens

White Hellebore

Dr James Lind

Muriate of Baryte

white lead

Dr Jan Baptist van Helmont

Muriate of Lime

Wort

Dr Jean Astruc

Muriate of Magnesia

Yaws

Dr Johan Murray

Muriate of Soda

Yellow fever

Dr Johann Frank

Muriatic Acid

Yellow Water

Dr Johann Schweitzer

Musk

Zanthoxylum americanum

Dr John Archer

Mustard

Zinc acetate

Dr John Armstrong

Myrrh

Zingiber officinale

Dr John Ash

Napoleon Bonaparte

Dr John Brown

Nephritis Vera