Yandell Family Supplemental Papers,1837-1919

Descriptive Summary

Title
Yandell Family Supplemental Papers,1837-1919
Creator
Yandell Family
Extent
105 items
Subjects
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.
Atkinson, William B. (William Biddle), 1832-1909.
Avery, Benjamin F., b. 1801.
Barker, Fordyce, 1819-1891.
Bartlett, Elisha, 1804-1855.
Benjamin, Judah P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884.
Buckner, Simon Bolivar, 1823-1914.
Caldwell, Charles, 1772-1853.
Cowling, Richard Oswald, 1839-1881.
Davie, George Montgomery, 1848-1900.
Drake, Daniel, 1785-1852.
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894.
Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867.
Flint, Austin, 1812-1886.
Fotherfill, John Milner, 1841-1888.
Gaillard, E. S. (Edwin Samuel), 1827-1885.
Gross, Samuel D. (Samuel David), 1805-1884.
Guthrie, James, 1792-1869.
Hardee, William Joseph, 1815-1873.
Holley, Horace, 1781-1827.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894.
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891.
Knott, J. Proctor (James Proctor), 1830-1911.
Lister, Joseph Jackson, 1786-1869.
Liston, Robert, 1794-1847.
McDowell, Ephraim, 1771-1830.
McMurtry, L. S. (Lewis Samuel), 1850-1924.
McPherson, James Birdseye, 1828-1864.
Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919.
Paget, James, Sir, 1814-1899.
Pirtle, James S. (James Speed), 1840-1919.
Preston, William, 1816-1887.
Roberts, William Owen, 1848-1921.
Romanes, George John, 1848-1894.
Sayre, Lewis Albert, 1820-1900.
Scott, Preston Brown, 1832-1900.
Short, Charles Wilkins, 1794-1863.
Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864.
Taney, Roger Brook, 1777-1864.
Taylor, Richard, 1826-1879.
Thomasson, William Poindexter, 1797-1882.
Van Buren, W. H. (William Holme), 1819-1883.
Watkins, Samuel, 1794-1880.
Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921.
Wells, Spencer, 1818-1897.
Woodward, Joseph Janvier, 1833-1884.
Yandell, David Wendel, 1826-1898.
Yandell, Lunsford P. (Lunsford Pitts), 1805-1878.
Yandell, Lunsford P. (Lunsford Pitts), 1837-1884.
Chemistry.
Cincinnati (Ohio)-- Description and travel.
Confederate States of America.-- Army-- Medical personnel.
Louisville Medical College.
Medical colleges-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
Medicine-- United States-- History-- 19th century.
Medicine-- United States-- History-- Sources.
Naturalists-- England-- History-- 19th century.
Naturalists-- England-- History-- Sources.
Physicians-- United States-- History-- 19th century.
Physicians-- United States-- History-- Sources.
Secession-- Southern States-- History-- Sources.
Transylvania University.-- Medical Dept.-- History-- Sources.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Hospitals-- Sources.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Medical care-- Sources.
Walnut Street Presbyterian Church (Louisville, Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Kentucky and Tenn. family of physicians. Includes many letters of regret and sympathy from medical societies and physicians following the deaths of Doctor Lunsford P. Yandell in 1878, and Doctor David W. Yandell in 1898. Correspondence also includes material concerning David Yandell's service as medical director for the Confederate Army of the Trans-Mississippi and letters of introduction and invitations from English doctors during his European tour of 1878. An undated memoranda written by Lunsford P. Yandell provides his early biography and insights into the establishment of the Louisville Medical College. Doctor David Yandell's 1846-1848 diary of travel in the U.S. and Europe highlights his medical education. Card index in repository