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January 24, 1931

The William H. Welch Medical Library of the Johns Hopkins University. An Account of Its Origin and Development Together With a Description of the Building and an Account of the Exercises Held on the Occasion of the Dedication of the Library and the Inauguration of the Chair of the History of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, October 17 and 18, 1929.

JAMA. 1931;96(4):293. doi:10.1001/jama.1931.02720300063040

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This is a reprint from the Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, giving a complete description of the Welch Library and a report of the dedicatory exercises, together with a conference on the history of medicine. The book is handsomely printed and bound, and forms a beautiful memento of a notable occasion.

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