Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents These are the papers of Grace Marilynn James (1923-1989), an African-American pediatrician in Louisville. Her papers, dating from 1939 to 1989, comprise approximately twenty-one linear feet. The majority of this collection documents her medical career after her arrival in Louisville. One of the largest series describes her initiation of medical care and education for the black community through the West Louisville Medical Center, which she organized. This collection also documents...
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, mainly incoming, and including letters between Dr. and Mrs. Keller 1943-1945 while he served in the Navy; drafts, notes, and published articles, speeches, etc.: office files; scrapbooks; newspaper clippings; plaques, citations, photos, etc.; information on UofL School of Medicine Class of 1931 reunion.
Scope and Contents This ledger contains minutes of the Louisville Medical Club regular meetings and membership. Tulane University's medical library owns the original of this record. This copy was made from microfilm produced in 1947. It is illegible in parts and barely legible in others.
Content Description These materials, belonging to Dr. Ralph Morris, were identified in 1996 during the processing of the personal papers of his wife, Lois. They reflect the professional, personal and public interests of an African-American physician in Louisville, Kentucky in the years 1955-1990. Alcina Morris' (Ralph's mother) correspondence is also found along with indications that she - and perhaps even for a time her son Ralph - had lived in Trinidad. Dr. Morris died August 7, 1998 at age 76.
Dates: 1934,1950s-1980s; Majority of material found within 1950s-1980s