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E. Ashby Hammond Papers Regarding the Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida

 Collection
Identifier: MS 298

Scope and Content

The collection consists of biographical summaries created by Hammond in preparing his book, The Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida: A Biographical Register. The materials are filed alphabetically by last name of the physician. The biographical sheets typically include a biographical summary, the type and/or place of employment, birth and death dates, and sources used to gather the information. There is one folder containing introductory materials, including documents entitled, "Physicians and Medical Practice in Nineteenth Century Florida," and "The Medical Profession in Florida, 1821-1874."

Dates

  • Not dated

Creator

Access

The collection is open for research.

Biographical/Historical Note

Historian E. Ashby Hammond was a professor at the University of Florida. Among his many publications are two biographical registers: The Medical Practitioners in Medieval England: A Biographical Register (with Charles H. Talbot) and The Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida: A Biographical Register.

Extent

0.8 Linear feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Biographical summaries created by E. Ashby Hammond in preparing his book, The Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida: A Biographical Register.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Title
A Guide to the E. Ashby Hammond Papers Regarding the Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid created by Dept. Staff
Date
December 2011
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755