Archival Science | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | Psychiatry
Samuel Bayard Woodward, M.D., (1787-1850), physician, educator, and publicist, was the first superintendent (1832-1846) of the State Lunatic Hospital (later the Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital) and the co-founder and first president (1844-1848) of the Association of Medical Superintendents of American Institutions for the Insane (later the American Psychiatric Association). This collection contains digitized versions of essays, addresses, obituaries, letters, and verses created by Woodward from 1806 to 1848 and cover various medical, social, financial, educational, and personal topics.
University of Massachusetts Medical School, UMass Medical School, history, archives, finding aids, Samuel Bayard Woodward, Worcester
Office of Medical History and Archives, Lamar Soutter Library, University of Massachusetts Medical School; Litvak, Dina; and Sjostedt, Kristine M., "Samuel B. Woodward Papers (1806 – 1848): A Finding Aid" (2016). Finding Aids. 10.