John R. Wheless Notebooks, 1889-1890

The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.71

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: John R. Wheless Notebooks
    Creator: Wheless, John R.
    Repository: Laupus Library History Collections
    Language: English
    Abstract: John R. Wheless classroom notebooks while at College of Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore from 1889-1890. Notebook subjects include surgery, anatomy, obstetrics, physiology, and gynecology.
    Extent: 0.35 Cubic feet,
  • Description
     

    John R. Wheless classroom notebooks while at College of Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore from 1889-1890. Notebook subjects include surgery, anatomy, obstetrics, physiology, and gynecology.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    John R. Wheless was born to William G. and Harriet (Edwards) Wheless on 17 July 1868 in Spring Hope, North Carolina. He earned his medical degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Baltimore in 1891. His first wife was Elizabeth Perry with whom he had William Perry. His second wife was Lillian Sarage with whom he had John. Wheless died 4 December 1922 in Spring Hope.

  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    1 February 1974: Collection contains 1 office ledger, 5 class notebooks, 1 electric centrifuge, 1 metal amutation case, 1 metal examining table, and 1 bookcase from John R. Wheless. Gift of Allen C. Barbee

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Allen C. Barbee

    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

    John R. Wheless Notebooks (CD 01.71),The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015

    Sponsor Statement

    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.

Container List

Notebooks (1 of 3), 1889-1890
Notebooks (2 of 3), 1889-1890
Notebooks (3 of 3), 1889-1890
Papers Found in Ledger, undated
Ledger of patient accounts with "D500" preprinted on the spine, 1915-1922

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Container List

Notebooks (1 of 3), 1889-1890
Notebooks (2 of 3), 1889-1890
Notebooks (3 of 3), 1889-1890
Papers Found in Ledger, undated
Ledger of patient accounts with "D500" preprinted on the spine, 1915-1922


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