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Ethel E. Hieronymus O’Brien papers

 Collection
Identifier: KORN1055
This collection consists of three framed collections of newspaper clippings dating from 1947-1965.

Dates

  • 1947-1965

Creator

Extent

.5 linear foot

Biographical / Historical

Ethel Emelia Hieronymus O’Brien was the daughter of Herman Engelbert and Minnie Julia Zellich Hieronymus. In 1939, she married George Thomas O’Brien (1895-1946) in New York. She was a 1933 University of Louisville School of Medicine graduate, and completed her residency at the Yale Institute of Human Relations. She began teaching in the UofL Department of Psychiatry in 1947. She retired as Assistant Clinical Professor Emeritus in 1989. Dr. O’Brien was appointed to the Jefferson County Juvenile Court in 1947. She was the first child psychiatrist employed by Kentucky mental hospitals in the 1950s.
Title
Ethel E. Hieronymus O’Brien papers
Status
Completed
Author
Katherine B. Johnson, Mary K. Marlatt
Description rules
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Kornhauser Health Sciences Library Repository

Contact:
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