Brief Overview of Collection, MC30

Name Alabama Physicians Biographical Collection
Dates 1880-1985
Extent 5 cubic feet
Historical Note

This collection may have been assembled by Dr. Howard L. Holley in his studies of the history of medicine in the state of Alabama.  In 1982 Dr. Holley published The History of Medicine in Alabama, some material in this collection appear to have been collected by or for Dr. Holley during his research for this publication.  Additional materials may have been assembled by the archivist of the now-defunct Jefferson County Medical Society/UAB Health Sciences Archives.

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, news clippings, diplomas, certificates, pamphlets, military service records, notebooks, printed materials, genealogical charts, and ephemera.

Arrangement Organized alphabetically by physician.
Accession Number M1995-02
Provenance This collection was transferred to the UAB Archives from the disbanded Jefferson County Medical Society/UAB Health Sciences Archives where it had been housed and/or assembled.
Copyright The UAB Archives owns the copyright to some of the material and maintains its proprietary rights to all material in this collection.
Fnding Aid Printed descriptive guide by Tim L. Pennycuff, revised by Jennifer L. Beck, available in repository.
Access Points

Medicine  z  Alabama  x  History.
Physicians  z  Alabama  x  Biography.

Document Types

Certificates, Clippings, Correspondence, Diplomas, Notebooks, Notes, Pamphlets, Reports.

Location Manuscript Stacks
Related Series

PMC30, Alabama Physicians Biographical Collection Photographs

Physical Condition Acid free folders and acid free boxes


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