Lutterloh Family Papers

1913-1988
The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.34
Creator(s)
Lutterloh Family
Physical description
2.26 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Lutterloh Family Papers (CD 01.34), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
Laupus Library History Collections
Access
CD 01.34.00.19 restricted until 2048. Falls under HIPAA.

The collection is comprised of papers from Dr. I. Henderson Lutterloh and his son Dr. I. Hayden Lutterloh. It includes correspondence, licenses and receipts from Lutterloh Clinic and Drugstore, medical informational booklets, and handwritten notes from Hayden's education at Jefferson Medical College. Also included is a book based on Hayden's recollections of medicine in Sanford beginning with his father.


Biographical/historical information

Harry Lewis and Elizabeth (Grantham) Lutterloh of Chatham Co., North Carolina, were the grandparents of 19 medical doctors. From 1850 to 1982 they practiced a total of 704 man-years. Two of the medical doctors were father and son, Isaac Henderson Lutterloh and Isaac Hayden Lutterloh.

Isaac Henderson Lutterloh was born 28 January 1866 to Dr. A. I. Henry and Ruth (Henderson) Lutterloh. He established medical and pharmaceutical practices in Sanford, North Carolina, in 1893. In 1909, he opened the Lutterloh Clinic, which just prior to his death was the office of three generations of Lutterloh doctors. He died 6 June 1955.

Isaac Hayden Lutterloh was born 19 September 1895 in Lee County, North Carolina, to Isaac Henderson and Ada Malcom (Hayden) Lutterloh. He attended the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill for two years before attending Jefferson Medical College. He briefly turned to surgery, but returned to general medical practice in 1923. In the same year, Hayden married Blanche Sellers. He died 29 February 1988 in Sanford, North Carolina.


Scope and arrangement

The collection is comprised of papers from Dr. I. Henderson Lutterloh and his son, Dr. I. Hayden Lutterloh. It includes correspondence, licenses, and receipts from Lutterloh Clinic and Drugstore, medical informational booklets, and handwritten notes from Hayden's education at Jefferson Medical College. Also included is a book based on Hayden's recollections of medicine in Sanford beginning with his father, "By The Patient and Not by the Book: Constancy and Change in Small Town Doctoring."


Administrative information
Custodial History

29 March 2005, gift of Isaac Hayden Lutterloh.

March 2005, gift of Marsha F. Haithcock.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Isaac Hayden Lutterloh

Gift of Marsha F. Haithcock

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

English

Related material

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


Key terms
Personal Names
Lutterloh, I. Hayden (Isaac Hayden), 1895-
Lutterloh, Isaac Henderson, 1866-

Container list
Box 1 Folder 1 Handwritten Notes by I. Hayden Lutterloh, undated
Box 1 Folder 2 Class Notes, undated
Box 1 Folder 3 I. H. Lutterloh Notebooks, 1916-1918
Box 1 Folder 4 I. Hayden Lutterloh Botany Notebook, undated
Box 1 Folder 5 Quiz Books, undated
Box 1 Folder 6 Quiz, undated
Box 1 Folder 7 "By The Patient and Not by the Book: Constancy and Change in Small Town Doctoring," Based on the Recollections of Dr. I. Hayden Lutterloh, M.D. by Paul I. Crellin and John K. Crellin, 1988
Box 1 Folder 8 Pamphlets, 1931-1954, undated
Box 1 Folder 9 Tobacco Agriculture Correspondence, 1952-1953
Box 2 Folder 1 Advertisements, 1926-1970
Box 2 Folder 2 Correspondence, 1915-1921
Box 2 Folder 3 Correspondence, 1921-1922
Box 2 Folder 4 Insurance Related Papers, 1921-1954
Box 2 Folder 5 Tax Related Papers, 1924-1953
Box 3 Folder 1 Medical Correspondence, 1925-1930
Box 3 Folder 2 Informational Booklets and Pamphlets, 1924-1962, undated
Box 3 Folder 3 Receipts, 1927-1943
Box 3 Folder 4 Licenses, 1913-1929
Box 3 Folder 5 Surgery Records , 1948
Box 3 Folder 6 Miscellaneous Papers, 1921-1953
Box 4 Folder 1 Ledger "Book A" Patient Account Book, 1898-1899
Box 5 Folder 1 Ledger "Book B" Patient Account Book, 1893-1894
Box 5 Folder 2 Ledger "Book E" Patient Account Book (Note on inside cover: A. P. Eagle, claim agent, Texas), 1900-1901
Box 6 Folder 1 Ledger, ca. 1958