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A. Jacobi Papers


This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsManuscripts DivisionOne Washington RoadPrinceton, New Jersey 08544 USA. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsManuscripts DivisionOne Washington RoadPrinceton, New Jersey 08544 USA
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Jacobi, A. (Abraham), 1830-1919.
A. Jacobi Papers
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2.1 linear feet (5 archival boxes)
The A. Jacobi Papers consists of offprints of writings and lectures, correspondence, memorials, and other miscellanea of the German physician, pediatrician, author, and first professor of children's diseases in the United States Abraham Jacobi (1830-1919).
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Jacobi, a specialist in diseases of infants and children, was a professor (1865-1902) in the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University.

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Publication Information

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.,  2003

Revision Description

Run through PULFA 2.0 normalization routines. 2012-05-02T14:46:40.544-04:00

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • Columbia University. College of Physicians and Surgeons -- Faculty.
  • Correspondence.
  • Festschriften.
  • Children -- Diseases -- United States.
  • Diphtheria -- United States -- 19th century.
  • Medical literature -- United States.
  • Pediatrics -- United States.
  • Physicians -- New York (State) -- New York.
  • History of science

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Collection Inventory

Miscellaneous papers, undated. 1 folder.

Offprints, undated. 1 folder.

Miscellaneous papers, 1739-1854. 1 folder.

A Treatise on Diphtheria by Jacobi (N.Y.: W. Wood, 1880) with annotations and notes, 1880. 1 folder.

Offprints, 1884-1889. 1 folder.

Offprints, 1891-1899. 1 folder.

Offprints, 1900. 1 folder.

"Festschrift", 1900. 4 folders.

"Festschrift" in Honor of Abraham Jacobi, M.D., LL.D. (N.Y.: Knickerbocker Press, 1900), dates not examined. 1 folder.

Correspondence, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Addresses and memorials, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Mount Sinai Hospital Memorial, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Address (Sorbonne), AMS, 1900. 1 folder.

Offprints, 1901. 1 folder.

Deutschen Hospitals memorial, 1901. 1 folder.

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons memorial, 1902. 1 folder.

Photographs (unidentified), 1903. 1 folder.

Offprints, 1902-1904. 1 folder.

Offprints and AMs speech, 1905. 1 folder.

Offprints and TMs speech, 1906. 1 folder.

Offprints, AMss and TMss speeches, and letter, 1907. 1 folder.

Offprints and letter, 1908-1910. 1 folder.

80th Birthday, 1910. more than 5 folders.

Correspondence, dates not examined. 3 folders.

Speeches, invitations, and memorabilia, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Memorials, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Articles, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Newspaper clippings, dates not examined. 1 folder.

Offprints, articles, and miscellaneous, 1911-1916. 1 folder.

Miscellaneous documents and estimate of Jacobi estate, 1918-1919. 1 folder.

Memorials, 1919. 1 folder.

Newspaper obituaries, 1919. 1 folder.

"Addresses Delivered at the Dinner Commemorating the 100th Birthday of Dr. Abraham Jacobi at the New York Academy of Medicine", 1930. 1 folder.

"Dedication of the Abraham Jacobi-Carl Schurz Memorial Park", 1936. 1 folder.

Papers of Others, 1904-1920. 3 folders.

Jacobi, Laura (daughter), Correspondence and documents, 1906-1920. 1 folder.

Jacobi, Mary Putnam (wife, 1842-1906), "In Memoriam", 1917. 1 folder.

Miscellaneous articles and offprints of other people, 1904-1911. 1 folder.