Samuel Barnes Dew Diploma and Biography

1885
The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.83
Creator(s)
Dew, Samuel Barnes
Physical description
0.185 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Samuel Barnes Dew Diploma (CD 01.83), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
Laupus Library History Collections
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Diploma for Samuel Barnes Dew from University of Maryland, 1885 and short biography by his daughter.


Biographical/historical information

Samuel Barnes Dew was born 21 October 1855 on a farm near Bailey, North Carolina to William and Emily (Williams) Dew. He graduated from the University of Maryland in 1885, and then practiced medicine in the coal mine area of Bluefield, West Virginia. The same year, Dew married Sue Lewis and they would have Archie and Randolph. He later remarried to Nannie Norman and had Ruth. Dew moved to Spring Hope, Noth Carolina to practice medicine and lived there until 1908 when he moved to Bailey. He died 10 March 1919 in Bailey, North Carolina.


Scope and arrangement

Diploma for Samuel Barnes Dew from University of Maryland, 1885 and short biography by his daughter.


Administrative information
Custodial History

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Processing information

Processing revised by Ashley Williams, 2015

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Language of material

English

Key terms
Topical
Education, Medical

Container list
Map-case 3 Drawer 3 Diploma and Biography, 1885