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Guide to the Crawford Williamson Long papers, 1870-1933

Summary

ALS from Long to the editor of The southern watchman, on the fictional character created by Long, Billy Muckly; a typescript of a poem by Mary McKinley Cobb, In memoriam, Dr. Crawford W. Long, discoverer of anaesthesia; and a photostat of James Venable's account with Long for the first half of 1842. The letter and the typescript are annotated by Long's daughter, Emma M.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10640
Title
Crawford Williamson Long papers
Date
1870-1933
Creator
Long, Crawford Williamson, 1815-1878
Extent
3 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS from Long to the editor of The southern watchman, on the fictional character created by Long, Billy Muckly; a typescript of a poem by Mary McKinley Cobb, In memoriam, Dr. Crawford W. Long, discoverer of anaesthesia; and a photostat of James Venable's account with Long for the first half of 1842. The letter and the typescript are annotated by Long's daughter, Emma M.

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How to Cite

Crawford Williamson Long papers, 1870-1933, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Physician of Georgia, one of the first to use ether as an anaesthetic.


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Provenance

Source unknown

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

Other Notes

General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.