R. R. Robeson Diplomas

The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.96
Robeson, Raeford R.
Physical description
0.187 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
R. R. Robeson Diplomas (CD 01.96), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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Diploma for R. R. Robeson from New York Medical Institution, 1857 and from New York City University, 1858.

Biographical/historical information

Raeford R. Robeson was born 1833 August 23 to Samuel Cain and Elizabeth (Ellis) Robeson. He graduated from New York Medical Institution in 1857 and New York City University in 1858. He was married three times: Bettie Smith, Jane Smith, and Sarah Smith. He died 1886 April 6.

Scope and arrangement

Diploma for R. R. Robeson from New York Medical Institution, 1857, and from New York City University, 1858.

Administrative information
Custodial History

1998 April 16: 2 diplomas. Gift of Ginger Parks Gatlin.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Ginger Parks Gatlin

Processing information

Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015

Copyright notice

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

Language of material


Related material

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

Key terms
Education, Medical

Container list
Map-case 3 Drawer 4 R. R. Robeson Diplomas, 1857-1858