Finding aid for the Marcus Rosenwasser Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Rosenwasser, Marcus
Title: Marcus Rosenwasser Papers
Dates: 1863-1911
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Marcus Rosenwasser (1846-1910) was a Bohemian Jew who immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio, as a child and returned to establish his medical practice there in 1868, after studying abroad. His specialties were abdominal surgery and gynecology. His positions included president of the Cleveland Board of Health, vice-president of the American Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and fellow of the Association of Obstetrics. The collection consists of tributes to Dr. Rosenwasser upon his death, biographical materials about Rosenwasser and his family, correspondence, notes, and a notebook detailing many of his medical cases.
MS Number MS 3816
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English