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

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
December 2011


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hammond, E. Ashby, 1908-
Title: E. Ashby Hammond Papers Regarding the Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida
Dates: Not dated
Abstract: Biographical summaries created by E. Ashby Hammond in preparing his book, The Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida: A Biographical Register.
Extent: 0.8 Linear feet. 2 boxes.
Identification: MS 298
Language(s): English

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.


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."


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], E. Ashby Hammond Papers Regarding the Medical Profession in 19th Century Florida, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Box
1 Introductory Materials: "Physicians and Medical Practice in Nineteenth Century Florida" and "The Medical Profession in Florida, 1821-1874".
1 A.
1 B.
1 C.
1 D.
1 E.
1 F.
1 G.
1 H.
1 I.
1 J.
1 K.
1 L.
2 M.
2 N.
2 O.
2 P.
2 Q.
2 R.
2 S.
2 T.
2 U.
2 V.
2 W-Y.

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Medicine -- Florida -- History -- 19th century
Physicians -- Florida -- Biography -- Dictionaries



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