Hodge A. Newell Papers

1906-1930
The Country Doctor Museum Manuscript Collection, CD 01.91
Creator(s)
Newell, Hodge A.
Physical description
0.185 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Hodge Newell Collection (CD 01.91), 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
No restrictions

1 medical school diploma, 1 medical license, and 1 membership certificate to the Sons of the American Revolution, all issued to Hodge Newell.


Biographical/historical information

Hodge Albert Newell was born 22 August 1883 to George W. and Sarah (Coppedge) Newell. He graduated from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore in 1906. In 1909, he married Janet E. Hayes, but she died the following year. In 1915, Newell married his first wife's sister, Mary Hayes, and they would have Hodge Albert Jr., Mary Sue (Clark), Jane Elizabeth (Zodum), and Josephine Evelyn. Newell served in both World War I and World War II as a colonel and surgeon. He died 2 November 1956.


Scope and arrangement

A medical school diploma, a medical license, and a membership certificate to the Sons of the American Revolution, all issued to Hodge Newell.


Administrative information
Custodial History

10 May 1995: Collection contains 1 book. Gift of Josephine Newell.

25 February 1997: Collection contains an American National Red Cross Battle Helmet from WWII belonging to Hodge Albert Newell. Gift of Josephine Newell.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Josephine Newell.

Processing information

Processed by Marlena Barber, 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

Josephine E. Newell Papers (CD 01.42), The Country Doctor Museum, at The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Hodge A. Newell Collection WWI 65, WWI Papers, Military Collection, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.


Key terms
Topical
Education, Medical

Container list
Map-case 3 Drawer 4 Medical License, 1906
Map-case 3 Drawer 4 Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Membership Certificate, 1930
Map-case 3 Drawer 4 Medical School Diploma, 1907