Item: George F. Parry advertisement (clipping)

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Record Number: 9405
Creator: George F. Parry
Date of View: circa 1867
View Format: Printed Matter
Image description: Advertisement for the veterinary services George F. Parry (1838-1886) of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, one of the first veterinarians (and probably the first from Pennsylvania) to receive professional veterinary training in the United States.  Parry served as a veterinary surgeon with the 7th Pennsylvania Cavalry during the Civil War and conducted a private practice in Newtown from shortly after the war until his death at age 48.