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George T. Williams manuscript

 Collection — Folder: S2332
Identifier: S2332

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a typed, 40-page manuscript, including a 4-page addendum, by Dr. George T. Williams in Crawfordsville, Indiana, from 1942, titled "Pioneer Physicians and Surgeons of Montgomery County, Indiana." The manuscript chronicles Montgomery County's earliest physicians, organized by township.

Dates

  • 1942

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

Dr. George T. Williams was born in Browns Valley, Indiana in 1865 and graduated from Indiana Medical College at Indianapolis in 1887. He married Mary E. Todd in 1888. Dr. Williams practiced in Putnam County and in Frankfort, Indiana before establishing an office in Crawfordsville. He is the author of the book, Pioneer Physicians and Surgeons of Montgomery County, Indiana, and was a regimental surgeon in the United States and France with the 59th Artillery, Canadian Aviation Corps during World War I. George Williams was the county's oldest physician when he died at the age of 79 in 1945; he had practiced medicine for 58 years.

Sources:

Crawfordsville District Public Library. "After Amistice Day." Local History @ CDPL. Accessed February 12, 2016. http://cdpl-history.blogspot.com/2012/03/after-armistice-day.html.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records donation from George T. Williams in 1943.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/01/27 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/27 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/12 by Brittany Kropf.
Title
George T. Williams manuscript
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
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