Henry Merritt Stenhouse Oral History Interview

March 19, 1980; May 21, 1980
Oral History #OH0060
Lennon, Donald R.; Stenhouse, Henry Merritt
Physical description
0.01 Cubic Feet, 2 audiocassettes, 2.5 hours, 25 pages
Preferred Citation
Henry Merritt Stenhouse Oral History Interview (#OH0060), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Scope and arrangement

Dr. Stenhouse discusses his background in Colorado, his early years as a naval surgeon in the Philippines and China, and duty stateside and in the Virgin Islands. Included are commentaries on life in China during the W.W. I period, personal experiences, Josephus Daniels and the Daniels family, life style at St. Croix, epidemics and other medical problems aboard ship.

Administrative information
Source of acquisition

Gift of Henry Merritt Stenhouse

Processing information

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

Repository does not own copyright to the oral history collection. Permission to cite, reproduce, or broadcast must be obtained from both the repository and the participants in the oral history, or their heirs.

General note


Key terms
Personal Names
Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948
Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948--Family
Stenhouse, Henry Merritt
Corporate Names
United States. Navy--Military life
Surgeons--United States
World War, 1914-1918--China
Saint Croix (United States Virgin Islands)--Description and travel