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Southwestern Ohio Society of General Physicians Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WC-SOSGP-2015

Scope and Content

The Southwestern Ohio Society of General Physicians collection occupies 1.5 linear feet and consists of 3 boxes, 1 entirely devoted to newsletters, most bound, and audio-visual aides . The subject matter of the collection ranges from annual and financial reports, meeting minutes, correspondence, case reports, newsletters and publications, including a list of Presidents and Daniel Drake Award winners from 1949 to 1976, and special projects. There are also materials from both the Ohio Academy of General Practice and the American Academy of General Practice, which has been divided into separate series and are located in box 2. The collection spans the years 1950 to 1976.

Dates

  • 1950-1976
  • Majority of material found within 1960-1965

Creator

Language of Materials

The records are in English

History of Southwestern Ohio Society of General Physicians

The Southwestern Ohio Society of General Physicians (SOSGP) was founded in 1949 and was a regional chapter of the Ohio Academy of General Physicians (OAGP), which was a regional chapter of the American Academy of General Physicians (AAGP). Eventually, the organizational name would change to the Southwestern Ohio Society of Family Physicians (SOSFP) along with the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians (OAFP) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP); all three organizations are still in operation as of June 2015.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet

Overview

A collection of records and publications from the Southwestern Ohio Society of General Physicians.

Statement of Arrangement

The folder arrangement adheres to the original order of the unprocessed box.
Title
Guide to the Southwestern Ohio Society of General Physicians Collection
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Finding aid prepared by Veronica Buchanan
Date
2016
Language of description
Finding Aid Written In English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Cincinnati, Health Sciences Library, Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions Repository

Contact:
Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati Ohio 45267-0574
513-558-5120