Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital records, 1893-1985 Rauner Manuscript DH-29

Full Finding Aid

Title:

Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital records

Call Number:

Rauner Manuscript DH-29

Collection Dates:

1893-1985

Size of Collection:

16.5 linear ft., 11 boxes

Abstract:

The Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital records contain correspondence, fund raising documents, memoranda, publications, patient registers, ledgers, photographs, daily census, prescription books, and financial records documenting the organization, operations and administration of Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital records contain correspondence, fund raising documents, memoranda, publications, patient registers, ledgers, photographs, daily census, prescription books, and financial records documenting the organization, operations and administration of Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital. Also includes some genealogical information on the Hitchcock family, and medical instruments.

Institutional History

Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital (1893-). Founded at Hanover, NH by Dr. Carlton Pennington Frost.

Series, Box & Folder List

Series: 26573, Hospital records, 1870-1985

Correspondence, fund raising documents, memoranda, publications, patient registers, ledgers, photographs, daily census, prescription books, and financial records documenting the organization, operations and administration of Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital. Also includes some genealogical information on the Hitchcock family, and medical instruments.

Box: 5830, Auxiliary's North Country Fairs, building fund campaign, 1934-1938

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Auxiliary's North Country Fairs, building fund campaign

Box: 5831, Correspondence with Foundations, 1960-1979

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Correpsondence with Foundations

Box: 5832, Bound financial records for investments, fund, receipts, expenditures; prescription book; report..., 1893-1981

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Bound financial records for investments, fund, receipts, expenditures; prescription book; reports

Box: 5833, Daily census 1893-1934; patient accounts and registers; printing plate; photographs of artwork a..., 1893-1985

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Daily census 1893-1934; patient accounts and registers; printing plate; photographs of artwork and artifacts at old MHMH

Box: 5834, Hitchcock family genealogy and photographs; description of hospital; display materials for hist..., 1870-1980

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Hitchcock family genealogy and photographs; description of hospital; display materials for history of MHMH

Box: 5835, Payroll, cash book, 1900-1913

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Payroll, cash book

Box: 5836, Executive Comm. Board of MHMH, invoices; saving bank book; financial documents; meeting minutes;..., 1893-1967

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Executive Comm. Board of MHMH, invoices; saving bank book; financial documents; meeting minutes; donation day

Box: 5837, Medical instruments; cashbook, journal, 1900-1915

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Medical instruments; cashbook, journal

Box: 5838, MHMH Board of trustees records, building plans; correspondence A- Z; MHMH Auxiliary, 1928-1947

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

MHMH Board of trustees records, building plans; correspondence A- Z; MHMH Auxiliary

Box: 5839, Construction invoices, 1937-1938

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Construction invoices

Box: 5840, MHMH cornerstone time capsule contents including copy of charter, 1887-1890; Faulkner House time..., 1887-1890, 1949-1950

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

MHMH cornerstone time capsule contents including copy of charter, 1887-1890; Faulkner House time capsule, 1949-1950

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