Charles A. Burritt Ledger, 1907

The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD01.119

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Charles A. Burritt Ledger
    Creator: Burritt, Charles Amos, Dr.
    Repository: Laupus Library History Collections
    Language: English
    Abstract: Ledger belonging to Dr. Charles A. Burritt of Toledo, Ohio.
    Extent: 0.06 Cubic feet,
  • Description

    Physician’s Daily Memorandum belonging to Dr. Charles A. Burritt. The ledger contains patient account information for the year 1907. Dr. Burritt practiced in Toledo, Ohio.

  • Biographical / Historical Note

    Dr. Charles Amos Burritt was born in Canton, Illinois on October 9, 1872 to Dr. William Harvey Burritt and Julia Elizabeth (Reed) Burritt. He attended the University of Michigan and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine degree in 1895. In July 1895 he opened a practice at 319 South St. Clair Avenue in Toledo Ohio. He worked as an obstetrician for most of his career.

    Dr. Burritt served as a surgeon in the Naval Brigade of the Ohio National Guard and was commissioned on 1899 December 14. He also served as a captain in the army medical corps in World War I. He was a member of The Ohio State Medical Society and its auxiliary chapter, the Northwestern Ohio Medical Association. On 1904 November 1, he married Edith Eleanor Emrick of Wooster, Ohio. Burritt still practiced medicine in Toledo until 1948 when he retired at the age of 76. Dr. Burritt died on 1963 March 31.

  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    2018 May 3: one ledger. Gift of Trish Worthington Cobb.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Trish Worthington Cobb.

    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

    Charles A. Burritt Ledger (CD01.119), 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, 2019.

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Dr. Burritt's Ledger, 1907

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