Vincennes Medical Society Records
circa 1817-1900
1 vol.

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Processed by: Benjamin Clark, March 2006

Organizational Note:

The Vincennes Medical Society was founded circa 1817, and is considered to be the first medical society in the state of Indiana. The Society represented the first medical district of Indiana, according to its constitution. The inscription at the front of this volume references Dr. Henry Held.  Held, born in 1871, was a general practitioner in Vincennes for a number of years

 Ancestry Library. 1930 Census. 28 Mar. 2006 <>

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains the constitution, bylaws, minutes, and a record of membership dues of the Vincennes Medical Society.

Item Listing:

425 Vincennes Medical Society records, circa 1817-1900

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 volume

Collection Dates:

circa 1817-1900


Mrs. Norma Badollet

Access: This collection is open for research.



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Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.

Language Materials are entirely in English

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