Colorado's Healthcare Heritage

A Chronology of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

19th-Century Presidents of the Denver Medical Society

Note that this organization had five names between 1871 and 1955.

The Denver Medical Association

  • 1871 — Richard G. Buckingham, MD
  • 1872 — Augustus L. Justice, MD
  • 1873 — Henry K. Steele, MD
  • 1874 — William H. Williams, MD
  • 1875 — Arnold Stedman, MD
  • 1876 — William F. McClelland, MD
  • 1877 — William R. Whitehead, MD
  • 1878 — Harrison A. Lemen, MD
  • 1879 — Charles Denison, MD
  • 1880 — J. Culver Davis, MD
  • 1881 — John W. Graham, MD
  • 1882 — Cincinnatus M. Parker, MD
  • 1883 — James H. Kimball, MD
  • 1884 — William Edmundson, MD
  • 1885 — Charles P. Burns, MD
  • 1886 — David H. Dougan, MD, and Lewis E. Lemen, MD
  • 1887 — Lewis E. Lemen, MD
  • 1888 — Henry H. Howland, MD

The Denver Medical Association and Arapahoe County Medical Society

  • 1889 — George Cleary, MD
  • 1890 — John Boice, MD
  • 1891 — Edmund J. A. Rogers, MD

The Denver and Arapahoe Medical Society

  • 1892 — Herbert W. McLauthlin, MD
  • 1893 — Howell T. Pershing, MD
  • 1894 — William P. Munn, MD
  • 1895 — Josiah N. Hall, MD
  • 1896 — Robert Levy, MD
  • 1897 — Walter A. Jayne, MD
  • 1898 — Edgar P. Hershey, MD
  • 1899 — Herbert B. Whitney, MD
In 1903 — after the separation of the City and County of Denver from Arapahoe County — the name became the Medical Society of the City and County of Denver.

In 1955, the name was changed to the Denver Medical Society.



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