George M. Chapman Papers, 1908

The Country Museum Manuscript Collection, CD01.112

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: George M. Chapman Papers
    Creator: Chapman, George M., 1872-1921
    Repository: Laupus Library History Collections
    Language: English
    Abstract: Includes a complete set of the monthly periodical, The Medical World, for the year 1908.
    Extent: 0.035 Cubic feet,
  • Description
     

    The George M. Chapman papers contain a complete set of the 1908 volume of The Medical World. The periodical advertises medical instruments, equipment, and more and includes many classified ads. Doctors across the county wrote to the editors of the journal. They often asked other professionals for advice about troubling cases and submitted medical anecdotes. The Medical World was published by the W.B. Saunders Company in Philadelphia.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    George M. Chapman was born in North Carolina in 1872. He owned a farm and practiced medicine in Logan Store, North Carolina (Rutherford County) in 1910, and by 1920, he and his family lived in Morven, North Carolina (Anson County). Chapman was married to Annie Foard [or Ford]. He died in 1921 at the age of 49.

  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    1969 November 26: The Medical World periodicals. Gift of George M. Chapman Jr.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of George M. Chapman Jr.

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    George M. Chapman Papers (CD01.112), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Science Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Layne Carpenter, 2018

Container List

  • The Medical World, 1908
     
    Book Cover, 1908
    January and February, 1908
    March and April, 1908
    May and June, 1908
    July and August, 1908
    September and October, 1908
    November and December, 1908

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Container List

  • The Medical World, 1908
     
    Book Cover, 1908
    January and February, 1908
    March and April, 1908
    May and June, 1908
    July and August, 1908
    September and October, 1908
    November and December, 1908


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