Robert Burns Pusey papers

Abstract

The Robert Burns Pusey papers comprises daybooks and ledgers (dated 1863-1889; 1.95 cubic feet, 3 boxes, 3 items) that were used to record the accounts of Dr. Pusey's medical practice in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Robert Burns Pusey papers
Date
1863-1889
Creator
Pusey, Robert Burns, 1836-1889
Extent
1.95 Cubic feet
Subjects
Medical records.
Medicine--Practice--Kentucky--Elizabethtown.
Physicians
Arrangement
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Desirae Carron Desirae Carron
Preferred Citation
47M12 : [identification of item], Robert Burns Pusey papers, 1863-1889, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Robert Burns Pusey, born in 1836, was a physician and native of Kentucky. Pusey attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He practiced medicine in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Pusey passed away in 1889.
Scope and Content
The Robert Burns Pusey papers comprises daybooks and ledgers (dated 1863-1889; 1.95 cubic feet, 3 boxes, 3 items) that were used to record the accounts of Dr. Pusey's medical practice in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Also included in the collection is the Pocket Companion, a portable pharmacopoeia.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections.

Contents of the Collection

Daybook, 1868 June 15 - 1871 November 16

  • Box 1, Folder 1
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Daybook, 1871 November 17 - 1875 December 29

  • Box 1, Folder 2
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Daybook, 1876 - 1879 August 22

  • Box 1, Folder 3
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Daybook, 1879 August 22 - 1883 October 19

  • Box 2, Folder 1
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Daybook, 1883 October 20 - 1887 August 16

  • Box 2, Folder 2
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Daybook, 1887 August 17 - 1889 September 2

  • Box 3, Folder 1
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Ledger, 1863-1870

  • Box 3, Folder 2
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Pocket Companion; portable pharmacopoeia, undated

  • Box 3, Folder 3
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Ledger, 1870-1880

  • Item 1
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Ledger, 1879-1888

  • Item 2
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Ledger, 1880-1889

  • Item 3
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