Legacy Center blog
Doctor or Doctress? Explore women's history through the eyes of women physicians using primary source documents.
Doctor or Doctress? was recently awarded both the Society of American Archivists
2015 Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award and the American Libraries Association ABC-CLIO Online History Award.
Original grant announcement and project information.
The Legacy Center is the repository for the records and heritage of Drexel University College of Medicine and its predecessor institutions, including Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania (W/MCP) and Hahnemann University.
Visit our collections for materials on:
- the history of women in medicine, evolving from W/MCP's unique position as an all-female medical school;
- the history of homeopathic medicine, rooted in Hahnemann's founding as the first school for homeopathic medicine in the United States.
- And more! Contact us for many other topics reflected in our collections or consult the Guide or our Digital Collections.
Guide to the WMC/MCP and Women in Medicine Collections