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Paul Fitzsimmons Eve letter

Paul Fitzsimmons Eve letter

Descriptive Summary

Title: Paul Fitzsimmons Eve letter
Creator: Eve, Paul F. (Paul Fitzsimmons), 1806-1877
Inclusive Dates: 1849 June 7
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2706
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Dr. Paul Fitzsimmons Eve (1806-1877) was a leading southern medical figure. He was president of the American Medical Association from 1857-1858, co-editor of the Southern Medical and Surgical Journal, and author of nearly 600 articles during his medical career.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter (and transcript of the letter) regarding several of Eve's surgeries and his speculation that Rome will become a "large place."

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Paul Fitzsimmons Eve letter, ms2706, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Eve, Paul F. (Paul Fitzsimmons), 1806-1877 -- Correspondence
Surgery -- Georgia -- History -- 19th century.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter and transcript, 1849 June 7