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Eugene H. Conner papers

 Collection — Folder: S290
Identifier: S0290

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a typed, hand-corrected document from Eugene H. Conner, M.D. in Louisville, Kentucky ranging from 1792 to 1862 regarding the life and work of Asahel Clapp, M.D.


  • 1792-1862


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Eugene H. Conner, M.D. and his wife Mary lived in Louisville in 1960. He was a professor and Chairman of Anesthesiology and Emeritus Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1966. A retired physician and medical historian, he was honored with a Certificate of Merit for notable service to and advocacy of archives by a private citizen, presented by the Kentucky State Historical Records Advisory Board (SHRAB) in October 2008. He published many books of biographies of doctors and about medical matters.

"Conner, Eugene H.". Anesthetics in the treatment of cholera. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, Jan.-Feb. 1966. Retrieved 2014/09/17.

"Conner, Eugene H.". Dr. Eugene H. Conner. Retrieved 2014/09/17.

"Conner, Eugene H.". Kentucky Archives Month observed in October. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://education

"Conner, Eugene H.". U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, Retrieved 2014/09/17.

"Conner, Eugene H.". Publications [incomplete]. Retrieved 2014/09/17.,%20eugene%20h/


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Eugene H. Conner on 1975/08/05.


No further additions are expected.

Related Archival Material

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN:

L32: Asahel Clapp diary, 1819-1931

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/09/17 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/17 by Edythe Huffman.
Eugene H. Conner papers
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.