William Avery Hillard casebook


Hillard's patient records from his practice in Westerly, Rhode Island and vicinity, with notes describing illnesses or injuries, treatments, and results. Inserted or pasted in the volume are temperature charts, birth and death certificates, burial permits, letters from patients, and newspaper clippings. There are also a subpoena ticket and clippings relating to the 1900 legal case of Celine Schweizer, who had an accident on the Pawcatuck Valley Street Railway and at whose trial Hillard testified.


William Avery Hillard, d.1938

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Physical Description: 

.1 cubic ft. (1 v.)



Because Protected Health Information (PHI) as defined by the US Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) may be found throughout the volume, access is allowed only under the terms of Archives and Special Collections’ Access Policy to Records Containing Protected Health Information.

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William Avery Hillard Casebook, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.