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Dawson Warren Account Book

Identifier: SC 01099

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a medical account book written by Dawson Warren, M.D. (????-1850), who practiced medicine at Surry County, VA. This account book spans the period of 1844 to 1849 and contains information on patient visits (including slaves), charges for services rendered, payments made, and bonds payable to Dr. Warren.


  • Creation: 1844-1849

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Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Family History:

Dawson Warren, M.D. (????-1850) was a doctor and surgeon who practiced at Surry County, VA. He obtained his M.D from the School of Medicine, University of Maryland during the 1820s.

Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: Dawson Warren


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Acquisition Information:


Related Materials:

See other holdings of Dr. Warren held by W&M Special Collections. Call #: Mss. MsV Nme4-5, The Warren Dawson Notebooks, 1822-1828.

Processing Information:

Processed by Beth Anne English in 1995.

Guide to the Dawson Warren Account Book
Finding Aid Authors: Beth Anne English (1995).
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Language of description note
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository