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Harry Squires Swope papers

 Collection
Identifier: KORN320
Clippings about Dr. Swope, and his Coroner’s Ledger from 1910-11.

Dates

  • 1910-1942

Creator

Extent

.10 linear foot

Biographical / Historical

Harry S. Swope was born at Hanging Rock, Ohio, the son of Samuel G. and Mary Henderson Swope. He graduated from the Louisville Medical College in 1898. He married Bettie Peggs of Wheatley, Kentucky in 1902. He served as State Representative from Boyd County 1936-38 and was instrumental in enabling Kentucky second class cities to have junior colleges. He practiced medicine in Ashland, Kentucky from 1903 until his retirement in 1939, serving as county coroner in the early 1910s. He died June 23, 1941 in Ashland.
Title
Harry Squires Swope 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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