Presbyterian Hospital surgical casebooks


Records of surgical cases at the Presbyterian Hospital, New York, N.Y. Contents vary over time but usually contain patient's name, age, address, nationality, occupation, personal and family medical history, description of complaint, diagnosis, treatment, and progress. In later years, temperature charts, laboratory reports, photographs, and x-rays are also included.


Presbyterian Hospital (New York, N.Y.)

Date [inclusive]: 

1875-1896, 1905-1915 (with gaps)

Physical Description: 

77 cubic feet (301 volumes)



Access allowed only under the terms of Archives and Special Collections' Access Policy to Records Containing Protected Health Information.

Cite as: 

Presbyterian Hospital Surgical Casebooks, 1875-1896, 1905-1915, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.