Francis Theodore Elliot Biography

1995, undated
The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.15
Elliot, Francis Theodore
Physical description
0.06 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Francis Theodore Elliot Biography (CD 01.15), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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The papers consist of two biographies about Francis Theodore Elliot.

Biographical/historical information

Francis Theodore Elliot was the son of Francis Henry (Ellias) Elliott from Prussia, Germany who owned Elliott's Department Store in Taneytown, Maryland.

Francis Elliot married Margaret Carson and had Lewis, James, John, Francis, Agnes, Mary, and Margaret. He was employed by a drugstore in Littlestown, Pennsylvania. The pharmacist who hired him paid for Elliot to attend Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia; after graduating, Elliot practiced medicine in Taneytown, Maryland for forty years. His office was in his home with a waiting room, office, and drug room.

Scope and arrangement

Two biographies of physician Francis Theodore Elliot.

Administrative information
Custodial History

Probably donated in 1995. Biography of physician (and probably pharmacist) Francis Theodore Elliot (1884-1952). Donated by Mary Jean Bennett of Trinity, North Carolina.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Mary Jean Bennett

Processing information

Processed by Janet Heath and Melissa Nasea, 2015

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

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Related material

Related artifacts held at The Country Doctor Museum, Bailey, North Carolina.

Container list
Box 1 Folder 1 Biographies of Dr. Francis Theodore Elliot, 1995, undated