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Meriwether Lewis papers

 Collection
Identifier: KORN172
This collection contains indexed notes on lectures by Edwin S. Gaillard at Louisville Medical College, 1871-72, taken by Dr. Lewis. It also contains a Physicians Daily Pocket diary, 1879-1881, belonging to Dr. Lewis.

Dates

  • 1871-1881

Creator

Extent

.25 linear foot

Biographical / Historical

Meriwether Lewis, MD was born in Virginia in July 26, 1848, the son of Meriwether and Amanda Cosby Lewis. He attended the Louisville Medical College, graduating in 1872. He practiced medicine in Newport, TN. He married Rebecca Jennie Gentry (1859-1950). They had five children. He died in Newport, TN December 15, 1890 at the age of 42.
Title
Meriwether Lewis papers
Status
Completed
Author
Katherine B. Johnson
Description rules
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Kornhauser Health Sciences Library Repository

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