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This is a collection guide. It is a description of archival material held in the Special Collections Division,
J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University. The materials described here are physically available in our
reading room. None of the original documents in this collection are digitally available online at this time.
The Freeman Family Papers includes photos from 1878 and undated. The collection's genealogical material ranges between 1915 and 1969, with the bulk of information from 1959 to 1969. The family correspondence covers only between 1967 and 1968. Also included are copies of pages from an 1885 North Carolina Baptist Almanac.
Howard Franklin Freeman was born 1849 February 24 in Wake County, North Carolina. He graduated from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore, Maryland, with his Doctor of Medicine in 1878. He married Sallie Williamson and had Addie (Morris), Fannie (Fulghum), Frank, Sallie (Cone), Janie, and Malthus. He died 1915 April 5.
Malthus R. Freeman Papers (CD 01.88), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Related books can be found by searching the Laupus Library catalog.
1968 October 31: 1 large room of office building, 232 books. Gift of Jane Freeman.
Gift of Jane Freeman
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Freeman Family Papers (CD 01.21), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015
Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina Access and Digitization Grant Program.
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