Brief Overview of Collection, MC81
|Name||William Harrison Wilkerson Papers|
|Extent||.10 cubic foot (3 items)|
William Harrison Wilkerson was born September 4, 1836 in Troup County, Georgia. He attended Graefenberg Medical Institute in Dadeville, Alabama, and graduated from there August 10, 1857. He married Lucinda Hammock on January 6, 1861, in Tallapoosa, Alabama. During the Civil War he served in the 53rd Alabama Regiment and spent two years as a prisoner of war. In 1866 Wilkerson and his family moved to Harperville, Mississippi, where he practiced medicine. He died on December 31, 1902, in Pineville, Mississippi.
|Scope and Contents||
Consists of one diploma from the Graefenberg Medical Institute, one matriculation card from Graefenberg and a Mississippi state medical license.
|Provenance||Donated to the UAB Archives in September 2000.|
|Fnding Aid||Printed descriptive guide by Jennifer L. Beck available in repository.|
Graefenberg Medical Institute (Dadeville, Ala.).
|Physical Condition||Acid free folders and acid free box|
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