M. R. Freeman Account Book and Photograph, 1931-1941

The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.88

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: M. R. Freeman Account Book and Photograph
    Creator: Freeman, Malthus Reaumer
    Repository: Laupus Library History Collections
    Language: English
    Abstract: Account book for Dr. Freeman between 1931 and 1941 and large group photograph of Medical Detachment 338 Infantry, Camp Custer, Michigan.
    Extent: 0.06 Cubic feet,
  • Description
     

    Account book for Dr. Freeman between 1931 and 1941 and large group photograph of Medical Detachment 338 Infantry, Camp Custer, Michigan.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    Malthus Reaumer Freeman was born 4 December 1888 in Oldfields, North Carolina to Howard F. and Sallie (Williamson) Freeman. In 1913, he graduated from the Medical College of Virginia with his doctorate in medicine. After graduation, Freeman opened an office in Bailey, North Carolina, but took a temporary leave to serve in the U.S. Army Medical Corps during World War I. He enlisted on 9 September 1917 and served as a 1st Lieutenant in the Medical Detachment of 338th Infantry, 85th Division, and was discharged 21 June 1919. He married Pearl Miller in 1920. Freeman died 28 September 1962 in Wilson, North Carolina.

  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    2 August 2001: 1 account ledger of M. R. Freeman, MD. Gift of Gail Rackley Barnes.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Gail Rackley Barnes

    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

    M.R. Freeman Account Book and Photograph (CD 01.88), 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

Account Book, 1931-1941
Photograph, undated

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Container List

Account Book, 1931-1941
Photograph, undated


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