Papers of physician C.H. Brantley (1860 – 1942). The papers consist mainly of a medical school photograph with cadaver and prescription slips.
Cornelius Henry Brantley, M.D. was born 17 June 1860 to Handy and Susan (Medlin) Brantley. He attended the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore and graduated in 1887. He practiced medicine in Stanhope, North Carolina from 1887 - 1912, and then in Bailey, North Carolina from 1912 – 1942. Brantley married Edna Vick Westray in 1890 and they had Susan (Bissette), Paul Clayton, Edgar Lee, George Westray, Grace, and Donald Bowles. Brantley died 31 July 1942.
Papers of physician C.H. Brantley. The papers consist mainly of a medical school photograph with cadaver and prescription slips.
1968: Collection contains 46 instruments, 40 books, and 2 carriage lamps. Gift of Sudie Brantley Bissette.
2009: Collection contains 1 19th century photograph of Dr. C. H. Brantley and others, Dr. C. H. Brantley Medical School Diploma, and framed print "The Doctor" in 19th century original frame. Gift of Alan Brantley.
Gift of Sudie Brantley Bissette.
Gift of Alan Brantley.
Processed by Allison N. Miller, 2015
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