Hodge A. Newell Papers, 1906-1930

The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.91

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Hodge A. Newell Papers
    Creator: Newell, Hodge A.
    Repository: Laupus Library History Collections
    Language: English
    Abstract: 1 medical school diploma, 1 medical license, and 1 membership certificate to the Sons of the American Revolution, all issued to Hodge Newell.
    Extent: 0.08 Cubic feet,
  • Description
     

    1 medical school diploma, 1 medical license, and 1 membership certificate to the Sons of the American Revolution, all issued to Hodge Newell.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    Hodge Albert Newell was born 22 August 1883 to George W. and Sarah (Coppedge) Newell. He graduated from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore in 1906. In 1909, he married Janet E. Hayes, but she died the following year. In 1915, Newell married his first wife's sister, Mary Hayes, and they would have Hodge Albert Jr., Mary Sue (Clark), Jane Elizabeth (Zodum), and Josephine Evelyn. Newell served in both World War I and World War II as a colonel and surgeon. He died 2 November 1956.

  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    10 May 1995: Collection contains 1 book. Gift of Josephine Newell.

    25 February 1997: Collection contains an American National Red Cross Battle Helmet from WWII belonging to Hodge Albert Newell. Gift of Josephine Newell.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Josephine Newell.

    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

    Hodge Newell Collection (CD 01.91), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Marlena Barber, 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

Medical License, 1906
Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Membership Certificate, 1930
Medical School Diploma, 1907

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Container List

Medical License, 1906
Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Membership Certificate, 1930
Medical School Diploma, 1907


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