Medical Club of Philadelphia
The Medical Club of Philadelphia was founded in the Nineteenth century, as a social club of doctors devoted to non-medical interests. Lots of famous names, here.
Frederic C. Ainsworth, Major General, U.S.A.
George R. Torney, Surgeon General,U.S.A.
Charles F. Stokes, Surgeon General U.S.A.
Jefferson R. Kean, Colonel, U.S.A.
M.A. Delaney, Major, U.S.A.
A.W. Butt, Major, U.S.A.
Hon. Boises Penrose, United States Senator, Pennsylvania.
Hon. John E. Reyburn, Mayor, Philadelphia.
Dr. S Weir Mitchell, "'the dean of the American Medical Profession"
'Walter Wyman, Surgeon General, Public Health and Marine Hospital Service
George M. Sternberg, former Surgeon General, U.S.A. Dr. Samuel G. Dixon, Commissioner of Health, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Joseph S.Neff, Director, Public Health and Charities, Philadelphia
First Troop, Philadelphia Cavalry Company:
....Captain J. Franklin Mc Fadden
....1st. Lieut. William E. Bates
....2nd. Lieut. George E. Thayer
....Cornet William Innes Forbes
Hon. Charles D. Hilles, Secretary to the President
Rudolph Forster, Assistant Secretary to the President
Past Presidents of the American Medical Association
*Dr. Charles A. L. Reed, Cincinnati
*Dr. Frank Billings, Chicago
*Dr. Joseph D. Bryant, New York City
*Dr. William C. Gorgas, Colonel, U.S.A.
*Dr. William W. Keen, Phialdelphia
*Dr. Joseph M. Matthews, Louisville
*Dr. William J. Mayo, Rochester
*Dr. John H. Musser, Philadelphia
*Dr. Charles A.L. Reed, Cincinnati
*Dr. William H. Welch, Baltimore
*Dr. John A. Wyeth, New York
Provost Edgar F. Smith
Dr George H. Simmons, Secretary, American Medical Association
Col. John P. Nicholson
Hon. William Potter
John D. Rockefeller
Rev. Russell H. Conwell, D.D.
Other guests who were invited but did not attend were:
Leonard H. Wood, Major General,. U.S.A.
Hon. Philander C. Knox, Secretary of State
Hon. Edwin S. Stuart, Governor, Pennsylvania
Originally published: Monday, March 30, 2009; most-recently modified: Monday, May 13, 2019