Reese, Harry Alanson

Master pnID: 
AMH-PN3039
History of Arizona medicine; collections of Orville Harry Brown, M.D. [AHSL Special Collections WZ 70 AA7 H673]: 
volume 5, page(s) 301-305; volume 11, page(s) 256
Degree|Title|Profession: 
MD
Residence(s): 
Bisbee
Residence(s): 
Yuma
Practiced in Arizona beginning about 1907? Practiced in Yuma 1925-1936. ArMA president: 1931. Dates: 1869-1949.
Arizona Medical Board record: Harry A. Reese MD; license number: 353; license date: 1/16/1908; medical school: MARION SIMMS COLLEGE OF MEDICINE ; graduation date: 04/02/1896; address: PO Box 87, Yarnell.
Kennedy, John W. Arizona Medical Association : the first hundred years, 1892-1991. Flagstaff, Ariz. : Heritage Publishers, 1993, page 154.
See History of Arizona medicine; collections of Orville Harry Brown, M.D. [AHSL Special Collections WZ 70 AA7 H673].
Quebbeman, Frances E. Medicine in territorial Arizona. Phoenix : Arizona Historical Foundation, 1966, page 365.

PODOLSKY AI. Ariz Med. 1961 May;18:151-3. He carried the Good Book and the scalpel (Harry A REESE). Some observations of early medicine in Arizona.

J Am Med Assoc, May 1931; 96: 1881: At the annual meeting of the Arizona State ' Medical Association at Nogales, May 7-9, Dr. Harry A. Reese, Yuma, was installed as president, and Dr. Clarence Gunter, Globe, was made president-elect. Other officers elected are Drs. Clarence E. Yount, Prescott, and Delamere F. Harbridge, Phoenix, treasurer and secretary, respectively. The next annual session will be held in Globe, in 1932.
J Am Med Assoc, Aug 1931; 97: 467: Three of Arizona's fourteen counties are to have full time health units for the first time, with the aid of the funds distributed by the U. S. Public Health Service and the Rockefeller Foundation, amounting to $20,750. In addition, the legislature has set aside $15,000 for child hygiene work. Yuma County's health unit was opened, August 1, with Dr. Harry A. Reese, Yuma, in charge. Within a few weeks, full time units will also be in operation in Cochise County, under Dr. Raphael B. Durfee, Bisbee, and in Coconino County, under Dr. George Felix Manning, Jr., Flagstaff.
J Am Med Assoc, Apr 1933; 100: 1183: The annual meeting of the Arizona State Medical Association will be held at Tucson, April 20-22, with headquarters at the Santa Rita Hotel under the presidency of Dr. Clarence Gunter, Globe. Scientific meetings will be in the Scottish Rite Temple. The following physicians are on the program : ... Harry A. Reese, Yuma, Tularemia. ...
J Am Med Assoc, Jun 1948; 137: 652: At the annual meeting of the Arizona State Medical Association in Phoenix, May 19-21, Dr. Harold W. Kohl, Tucson, became president. ... The state society formed its first Fifty Year Club. Charter members included Drs. Francis W. Allen, Tucson, Lewis A. W. Burtch, Phoenix, Timothy T. Clohessy, Phoenix, Guy H. Fitzgerald, Tucson, Delamere F. Harbridge, Phoenix, Robert N. Looney, Prescott, William R. Lyon, Tucson, E. Payne Palmer, Phoenix, Harry A. Reese, Yuma, Alexander M. Tuthill, Phoenix, and Clarence E. Yount, Prescott. They were presented bronze plaques at the dinner meeting.
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