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Medicine--Practice--United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Birdsall and Lockman Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00996
Scope and Contents Diaries and letters, 1860-1878, of Celia Birdsall and her uncle Ephraim Lockman. Diaries date from 1872 and 1878 and were written by Celia Birdsall; in them, she details her personal life, funerals, what she did each day, and friends with which she met. The letters date 1860-1870 and were written by Ephraim Lockman. In them, he discusses his work, opening his own doctor's practice, and his location in the city of Buffalo, New York. Lockman graduated from Western Reserve Medical School. There...

James Fenton Bryant Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 85 B84
Scope and Contents Correspondence, 1873-1903, of Dr. James Fenton Bryant. Chiefly, 1885-1888, with Margaret (Gunter) Bryant of Enfield, North Carolina who became his second wife. The letters concern their courtship and marriage. The collection also includes some letters from Margaret Gunter's sister, and her cousins at Richmond, Virginia, Lynchburg, Virginia and Tarborough, North Carolina; account books and a diary of Dr. Bryant.

C. Batchelder Commonplace Book

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01436
Scope and Contents Commonplace book, circa 1894 to 1905, of C. Batchelder, likely of Boston, Massachusetts. Book contains food recipes, cocktail recipes, medical remedies, hieroglyphics, the Morse Code alphabet, information on astronomy, information on the boiling point of various liquids, excerpts from the Egyptian Book of the Dead, and other philosophical and scientific entries. There is also one folder of loose items that were originally tucked into the book which cover the same topics.

Eliza H. Cocke Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Sc4
Scope and Contents Scrapbook, circaa. 1823, belonging to Eliza H. Cocke which contains newspaper clippings. The clippings were pasted into a fee-book, 1754-1763, of Robert Johnston, physician, Smithfield, Virginia.

Diary (Medical)

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01046
Scope and Contents Diary, 1934-1951, of the medical issues and remedies of an unknown male. Includes listings of remedies from "Mother," "Nellie", and "Dad," as well as general remedies. Also includes detailed notes of the visits with his doctor, which seem to occur weekly, as well as detailed notes about his condition and symptoms.

Joseph Edie Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Am8
Scope and Contents Ledger, 1823-1851, of Joseph Edie, physician, of Christiansburg, Montgomery County, Virginia.

Joseph Edie Journal

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Am9
Scope and Contents Journal, 1837-1845, of Joseph Edie, physician, of Christiansburg (near Montgomery County) Virginia.

Newsom J. Pittman Fee Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Am12 Oversize
Scope and Contents Fee book, 1839-1845, of Newsom J. Pittman, physician, of Rocky Mount, N. C.

Daily Physician's Pocket Record Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV M4
Scope and Contents Notebook, 1877-1878, of an unidentified physician, kept in The Physician's Daily Pocket Record . . . 1877 and used as a daily record of patient visits and as a [smallpox ?] vaccination record.

Physician's Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV M3
Scope and Contents Notebook, 1867-1868, of an unidentified physician containing case histories of patients and a record of [smallpox ?] vaccine sent to various places on the east coast of the United States, but mostly in Virginia and the southern states.  In the remarks section, the physician has sometimes noted "failed."