Papers of physician Hassell Brantley consisting mainly of personal class notes, list of medical school graduates, and transcriptions of some of the notes.
Hassell Brantley was born 8 July 1867 to Green and Rebecca (Ballentine) Brantley. In 1888, he graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He practiced medicine in Spring Hope, North Carolina, from 1893 to 1943. Brantley married Ida Westray in 1894. His son, Julian C. Brantley, graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia in 1916 and joined his father in medical practice circa 1919.
The Hassell Brantley Papers consist mainly of his personal class notes while at Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, which include four notebooks from 1887 and an undated notebook, as well as transcriptions of some of these notes. Also included is a list of the 1888 graduates from Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia and a photograph of individuals dissecting a cadaver.
October 1968: Various instruments, which belonged to Dr. Hassell Brantley. Gift from Dr. J. C. Brantley.
2 September 2009: Photograph. Gift of Alan Brantley.
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Gift of Alan Brantley of Boone, North Carolina.
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Processed by Janet Heath, 2015
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