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Collection Number: 04671-z

Collection Title: John Henry McMullan account books, 1890-1901

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Size (circa 510 p. and circa 475 p.). feet of linear shelf space (approximately 2 volumes items)
Abstract John Henry McMullan was born in Green County, Va., in 1849, and was graduated from the University of Maryland in 1876. He practiced medicine in Hertford, N.C., for 15 years. In the early 1890s, he settled in Edenton, N.C., where he worked until his death on 10 December 1922. Two account books, circa 510 p. and circa 475 p., of Edenton, N.C., physician John Henry McMullen. Both books contain entries, dated from around 1891 to around 1901, listing fees charged to individuals treated by McMullan. Entries sometimes specify particular ailments treated or medications dispensed. Each volume contains an index of patients.
Creator McMullan, John Henry, 1849-1922.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the John Henry McMullan account books #4671-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Jack McMullan Prudan of Edenton, N.C., in July 1993 (Acc. 93112).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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John Henry McMullan was born in Green County, Va., in 1849, and was graduated from the University of Maryland in 1876. He practiced medicine in Hertford, N.C., for 15 years. In the early 1890s, he settled in Edenton, N.C., where he worked until his death on 10 December 1922.

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Two account books, circa 510 p. and circa 475 p., of Edenton, N.C., physician John Henry McMullen. Both books contain entries, dated from around 1891 to around 1901, listing fees charged to individuals treated by McMullan. Entries sometimes specify particular ailments treated or medications dispensed. Each volume contains an index of patients.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Roslyn Holdzkom, August 1993

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

Filed as 4671-z/S-1 and 4671-z/S-2.

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