Item Details

Papers of John Herbert Claiborne [manuscript] 1849-1905.

Claiborne, John Herbert
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Finding Aid Note
Annotated list available.
Summary
The collection contains correspondence, 1866-1905, of John Herbert Claiborne, concerning praise for his book, appointment as Petersburg health officer, participation in various medical societies, congratulatory letters on anniversary of fifty years of medical practice, genealogy, and letters of sympathy to his family on his death.
The collection also contains papers, 1861-1865, pertaining to his service in the Civil War, including commissions, permission to purchase a pistol (1865), and his loyalty oath; and papers and printed materials, 1901-1905, pertaining to his membership in the United Confederate Veterans.
In addition there are papers, 1875-1895, pertaining to the establishment of the Virginia Board of Health and Vital statistics, including a mortuary report, 1895, for Petersburg and letters concerning hospital relief for City Point and statistical methodology.
There are also medical degrees and professional certificates, 1849-1898, of Claiborne; and various manuscript and printed medical papers, articles, and speeches, 1849-1903; and miscellaneous speeches, 1850-1861, concerning politics and other topics; and miscellaneous printed matter pertaining to his health and sanitation campaigns in Petersburg, the Civil War, medicine, and reviews of his books.
The collection also includes a record book, 1875-1876, of the Petersburg board of health; prescription book, 1902, with Petersburg physician's license, 1904; physician's visiting list, 1905, with list of patients, times visited, and accounts; and miscellaneous manuscript and printed notes on the practice of medicine.
Description
150 (ca.) items.
Cite as
Papers of John Herbert Claiborne, 1861-1905, Accession #4572, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Biographical Note
Prominent Petersburg, Va., physician and Confederate surgeon.
Technical Details

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    a| The collection contains correspondence, 1866-1905, of John Herbert Claiborne, concerning praise for his book, appointment as Petersburg health officer, participation in various medical societies, congratulatory letters on anniversary of fifty years of medical practice, genealogy, and letters of sympathy to his family on his death.
    520
      
      
    a| The collection also contains papers, 1861-1865, pertaining to his service in the Civil War, including commissions, permission to purchase a pistol (1865), and his loyalty oath; and papers and printed materials, 1901-1905, pertaining to his membership in the United Confederate Veterans.
    520
      
      
    a| In addition there are papers, 1875-1895, pertaining to the establishment of the Virginia Board of Health and Vital statistics, including a mortuary report, 1895, for Petersburg and letters concerning hospital relief for City Point and statistical methodology.
    520
      
      
    a| There are also medical degrees and professional certificates, 1849-1898, of Claiborne; and various manuscript and printed medical papers, articles, and speeches, 1849-1903; and miscellaneous speeches, 1850-1861, concerning politics and other topics; and miscellaneous printed matter pertaining to his health and sanitation campaigns in Petersburg, the Civil War, medicine, and reviews of his books.
    520
      
      
    a| The collection also includes a record book, 1875-1876, of the Petersburg board of health; prescription book, 1902, with Petersburg physician's license, 1904; physician's visiting list, 1905, with list of patients, times visited, and accounts; and miscellaneous manuscript and printed notes on the practice of medicine.
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    a| Papers of John Herbert Claiborne, 1861-1905, Accession #4572, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| Prominent Petersburg, Va., physician and Confederate surgeon.
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    a| Annotated list available.
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    a| Claiborne family v| Genealogy.
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    a| Petersburg (Va.). b| Department of Public Health
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    a| United Confederate Veterans.
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    a| Virginia. b| State Board of Health.
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    a| Books v| Reviews z| United States.
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    a| Health surveys x| Statistical methods.
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    a| Hospitals z| Virginia z| Petersburg.
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    a| Loyalty oaths z| Virginia.
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    a| Medical literature.
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    a| Medicine x| Practice z| Virginia z| Petersburg.
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    a| Medicine x| Societies, etc. z| United States.
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    a| Medicine z| Virginia.
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    a| Physicians z| Virginia z| Petersburg.
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    a| Public health z| Virginia z| Petersburg.
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    a| Speeches, addresses, etc., American x| History.
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    a| Petersburg (Va.) x| History y| 19th century.
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    a| Petersburg (Va.) x| Sanitary affairs.
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    a| United States x| History y| Civil War, 1861-1865.
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    a| Virginia x| Politics and government y| 19th century.
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    a| Articles. 2| aat
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    7
    a| Clippings. 2| aat
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    7
    a| Letters (correspondence). 2| aat
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    7
    a| Speeches. 2| aat
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    a| MSS 4572 Box 2 w| ALPHANUM i| X004989101 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
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    a| MSS 4572 Oversize folder w| ALPHANUM i| X030866710 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT

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