Asman (Bernard), MD (1872-1969) Papers, 1895-1897

Descriptive Summary

Asman (Bernard), MD (1872-1969) Papers, 1895-1897
Bernard Asman, MD
.25 linear ft.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Sherrill Redmon; machine-readable finding aid created by:Hilary Writt
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Bernard Asman, MD, (1872-1969) was born in Morris, Indiana and lived most of his life in Louisville, Kentucky. He graduated from the Kentucky School of Medicine in 1897 and took additional training in rectal surgery at the the New York Post-Graduate Hospital (1898) and in Vienna (1903-1904). He taught the subject at his alma mater, at Louisville's Hospital College of Medicine (1898-1903), and at the University of Louisville School of Medicine (1904-1949), and practiced his specialty in Louisville.
Scope and Content
This collection is made up of photocopies of notes made by Bernard Asman as a student at the Kentucky School of Medicine (KSM) from 1895-1897. The instructors documented here are Profesors Marvin, Holloway, Rodman, Mathews, Wathen, Tuley, Orendorf, Coomes, and Hays. The notes cover lectures, labs, and clinical instruction.

Contents of the Collection

Dr. Marvin's Course in Medicine, [January] - May 17, 1895

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Dr. Coomes' Clinics, February 9 - May 18, 1895. Physiology and eye disorders. Some of the notes in shorthand.

  • Box 1, folder 2
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Drs. Weidner, Mathews, Hays, Rodman, [January] - May 21, 1895. Includes lecture and lab notes

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Drs. Marvin and Wathen, January, 1896. Lecture notes.

  • Box 1, folder 4
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Drs. Rodman, Wathen, Mathews, Weidner, January - May, 1896. Includes notes on Surgery and Bacteriology.

  • Box 1, folder 5
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Drs. Orendorf and Mathews, January - May, 1896. Includes notes on Therapeutics

  • Box 1, folder 6
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Dr. Holloway, Rodman, Weidner, February - April, 1895 and January, 1897

  • Box 1, folder 7
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