Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center

Cheves M. Smythe, MD Papers; 1924-2013; MS 176



Creator: Smythe, Cheves M.
Title: Cheves M. Smythe MD, papers
Dates: 1924-2013
Abstract: This collection MS 176 is composed of the papers of Cheves McCord Smythe, MD, born 1924, a graduate of the Harvard Medical School. The collection covers most of his medical career. Smythe served at numerous hosptials and held several medical teaching and administrative positions. The bulk of his career was spent at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, where he became the first dean of the school in 1970. He would remain as dean until 1975. Smythe continued his profession at the university until 1995, serving as Professor, Adjunct Professor, and Dean Pro Tem. Smythe served as the dean at the Aga Khan University in Karachi, Pakistan. He served in this role from 1982 to 1985. His involvement with the school continued, and he returned as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medicine from 1990 to 1991. The collection consists of research documents, correspondence and publications ranging from 1925 to 2013 totalling 9.5 cubic feet (10 boxes).
Identification: MS 176
Quantity: 9.5 cubic feet. (10 boxes)
Location: Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, Houston, Texas.
Language: English.
Repository: John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library

Biographical Notes

Cheves McCord Smythe was born in Charleston, South Carolina in 1924. He was born into a well-established South Carolina family. Smythe received his undergraduate degree from Yale College in 1943, and his medical degree in 1947 from Harvard Medical School. He completed his internship and residency at the Boston City Hospital. Next, he served as a Research Fellow at the Presbyterian Hospital in New York. Following this, he returned to the Boston City Hospital as a Chief Resident. From 1942-1966, Smythe served in the U.S. Naval Reserve. He was a part of the Medical Corps and became a Lieutenant Commander. He retired from the Naval Reserve in 1966. Beginning in 1955, Smythe started as an Instructor in Medicine at the Medical College of South Carolina. He eventually becoming an Assistant Professor of Medicine and finally Dean. He remained as Dean from 1963 until his departure in 1966. The following four years he served as Assistant Director and Director of the Department of Academic Affairs at the Association of American Medical Colleges. The bulk of his career was spent at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, where he became the first dean of the school in 1970. He would remain as dean until 1975. Smythe continued his profession at the university until 1995, serving as Professor, Adjunct Professor, and Dean Pro Tem. Smythe continued his career abroad when he became the Dean at the Aga Khan University in Karachi, Pakistan. He served in this role from 1982 to 1985. His involvement with the school continued, and he returned as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medicine from 1990 to 1991. Smythe had many hospital appointments including the Hermann Hospital, Memorial Southwest Hospital, and the LBJ Hospital. He was also a member of many medical organizations and received many honors and awards. In addition, he was the author of numerous publications. For a complete list of accomplishments please visit Smythe’s vitae and bibliography.


Scope and Content Note

Scope and Contents MS #176 has been arranged chronologically according to titles held, and additional items were placed at the end of the collection. This collection consists of research documents, correspondence, and publications. Highlights of the collection include information from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, which can be located in primarily in box 2, folders 2 through 26. The Collection comprises of 10 boxes and is 9.5 cubic feet. All of the original boxes have been replaced, and the majority of the original folders have been replaced. Overall the collection is in good condition but should be handled with care as many papers are beginning to reflect their age. .


Arrangement of Collection

This collection is arranged into the following series.
Series 1: Education
Series 2: Boston City Hospital
Series 3: Medical College of South Carolina
Series 4: Association of American Medical Colleges
Series 5: University of Texas Medical School
Series 6: AGA KHAN University
Series 7: Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital
Series 8: Hermann Hospital
Series 9: Societies and Associations
Series 10: Studies
Series 11: Professional Visits
Series 12: Publications
Series 13: Speeches
Series 14: License/Certifications
Series 15: Navy
Series 16: Personal Correspondence
Series 17: Professional Correspondence
Series 18: Miscellaneous

Restrictions

Access restrictions

Most of this material is not restricted. Some files are restricted. Please consult an archivist for more information.

User restrictions

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Index terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Smythe, Cheves McC.
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston,(Tex.)
Schools, Medical--United States.
Schools, Medical--Pakistan.
Faculty, Medical--United States.
Medical colleges--United States--Faculty.
Schools, Medical--organization & administration.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Guide to Cheves M. Smythe MD papers, 1924-2013; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library.

Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

This material was donated by Cheves M. Smythe on May 28, 2013.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Education; 1965-2007

box folder
1 1 Taft School; 1966-1967
2 Taf School; 1988
3 Taft School alumni; 2002
4 Yale Reunion; 1965
5 Yale 5oth Reunion; 1968
6 Harvard Medical School: Committee on Resources; 1979-1982
7 Harvard Medical School 50th and 60th Reunions; 2007
8 Harvard Medical School Alumni Publications; various
9 Harvard Medical School; 2002-2004



Series II:Boston City Hospital; 1947-1964, undated

box folder
1 10 Boston City Hospital Discharge Note; 1947-1949
11 Boston City Hospital Discharge Note - RESTRICTED; 1947-1949
12 Boston City Hospital Discharge Note - RESTRICTED; 1947-1949
13 Boston City Hospital Discharge Note - RESTRICTED; 1947-1949
14 Boston City Hospital Clinical Clerkship; undated
15 Boston City Hospital; 1964



Series III:Medical College of South Carolina; 1950-1998

box folder
1 16 Medical College of South Carolina; 1958
17 Clinical Research Center; 1965
18 Medical College of South Carolina Committees; 1965-1966
19 Medical College of South Carolina Annoucement Books; 1961-1965
box folder
1 20 Medical College of South Carolina; 1961-1965
21 Medical College of South Carolina Teaching Program; 1959 and 1965
22 Medical College of South Carolina Correspondence, part 1 of 2; 1964-1967
23 Medical College of South Carolina Correspondence, part 2 of 2; 1964-1967
24 Medical College of South Carolina Chapter of AOA history; 1950
25 Medical College of South Carolina Saul Alexander Foundation; 1959
26 Medical College of South Carolina Genetics Course; 1962
27 Medical College of South Carolina Graduate Training Grant; 1964
28 University of South Carolina School of Medicine; 1976
29 Medical College of South Carolina Resignation; 1966
30 Markle Foundation; 1952-1962
31 Markle Foundation; 1954-1955
32 Markle Foundation; 1957-1959
33 Markle Foundation; 1966
34 Markle Reunion; 1998



Series IV:Association of American Medical Colleges; 1963-1982

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1 35 Appointment to Associate Director of the Association of American Medical College; 1966
36 Association of American Medical Colleges Medical Manpower; 1967
37 AAMC Management Seminars for Deans; 1970
38 Association of Medical Colleges Planning Group on Insitutional Development; 1971
39 MAP Executive Development Seminar;, Dedham, Massachusttes, September 2-8; 1972
40 AAMC Managemnent Advancement Program Tarrytown, New York, May 18-22; 1972-1978
41 MAP Steering Committee Meeting, Washington, D. C.; 1973
42 Association of Medical Colleges Institutional Development Seminar; 1973
43 MAP Steering Committee/Consultant Meeting Baltimore, Maryland; 1974
44 MAP(Management Advancement Program) Seminar Program, Memorandum, Correspondence; 1975-1976
45 AAMC Distinguished Service Member; 1976
46 Amber Jones Doctoral Thesis; 1978
47 Twelve School Consortium, Washington, D. C. 1977
48 AAMC Management Advancement Program Conference, Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 7-9, 1979; 1979
49 New Library Project; 1981
50 Association of American Medical Association; 1981
51 Patient Care System Research - AAMC; 1982
52 Management of Information on Medicine; 1981
53 Association of American Medical Colleges Publications; 1963-1982



Series V:University of Texas Medical School; 1966-2012

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2 1 Northwestern University; 1966-1967
2 University of Texas Medical School - Application for Federal Assistance; 1972
3 Annual Report; 1973-1974
4 Annual Report; 1974-1975
5 Annual Report; 1976-1977
6 Moody Foundation; 1972
7 New Schools Project Questionnaires; 1970-1974
8 Department of Internal Medicine - Correspondence, Memorandum; 1975-1978
9 House Staff Organization; 1976
10 Annual Report - Division of General Medicine(CMS Portion); 1977-1978
11 Subcommittee for General Medicine - Organization of Department of Internal Medicine ; 1979
12 UT Division of General Medicine- Administrative matters; 1979-1981
13 Portrait unveiling; 1981
14 AOA (Alpha Omega Alpha); 1979-1982
15 University of Texas Medical School Correpondence; 1984-1986
16 University of Texas Medical School Catalog 1987-1989; Directory 1996; 1987-1989
17 University of Texas Medical School, 25th Anniversary; 1995
18 University of Texas Medical School Internal Review; 1994
19 University of Texas Medical School Six year review; 1998-1999
20 University of Texas Medical School Endowed Lecture Series; 1995
21 Master Teacher Program; 2002-2003
22 University of Texas Medical School Awards; 2001-2005
23 University of Texas Medical School Year in Review; 2009
24 Lecture Series Funding; 2005-2012
25 Smythe Award and Scholarship; 2001-2012
26 Smythe Professorship; 2009-2012



Series VI:Aga Kahn University; 1978-2010

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2 27 Aga Khan and Pakistan; 1983
28 Aga Khan University; 1985-1986
29 Aga Khan University; 1985
30 Aga Khan University - Correspondence; 1986-1988
31 Aga Khan University Discharge Analysis - RESTRICTED; 1990
32 Aga Khan University Correspondence; 1998
33 Aga Khan Medical College History; 1985
34 Aga Khan University Correspondence; 1993-2001
35 Aga Khan Univesity Alumni Association; 1980
36 Aga Khan University Correspondence; 2003-2004
37 Aga Khan University Miscellaneous; 2002-2004
38 Aga Khan University Cardiology; 1999
39 Aga Khan University Convocation; 2000
40 Aga Khan University Visit; 2005
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3 1 Aga Khan University 25th Anniversary Celebration; 2008
2 Aga Khan University Selection Committee; 2009-2010
3 Aga Khan University Information Books and Progress Reports; 1989-2006
4 Aga Khan Univeresity Miscellaneous; 1983-1994
5 Search for Hospital Administrator - John C. Bartlett and others; 1981
6 Curriculum vitae: Cameruddin Walimohamed Vellani; Yasmin Kassamali; CMS Correspondence; 1980-1984
7 Trip to Karachi; 1981
8 Professional Correspondence; newspaper clippings; reprints; 1978-1982
9 AKHMC - McMasters University Nursing; 1981
10 Aga Khan University - Worldbank; 1982
11 Aga Khan University - Harvard University minutes of meetings, 1981-1982; Harvard University Gazette, vol.77(15)1981; 1980-1982
12 Pakistan Travel Information; 1982
13 Pakistan Moving Information; 1985-1986
14 Aga Khan Paper; 1985-1986
15 Pakistan Journal Articles; 1981
16 Pakistan Publications; 1982-1985
17 Personal Correspondence; 1982
18 Pakistan General Correspondence; 1982-1983
19 Personal Correspondence; 1982-1985
20 Aga Khan University Students Pictures 1988-1990; 1992; 1992
21 Karachi(largely family ) Correspondence; 1983-1985
22 Karachi - Professional Correspondence; 1984-1985
23 Correspondence - Sarosi and others; UTH spring; 1984-1986
24 Contract and Fringe Benefits - RESTRICTED; 1982-1985
25 Professionl Correspondence; 1985-1986
26 Aga Khan University Trip; 1988-1989
27 Aga Khan University Convocation; 1989
28 Aga Khan University Contract- RESTRICTED; 1988-1991
29 Aga Khan University Expenses - RESTRICTED 1989-1994
30 Strategic Plan; 1988-1991
31 Annual Report; 1990
32 Correspondence part 1 of 3; 1990-1991
33 Correspondence; 1990-1991
34 Correspondence; 1990-1991
35 Correspondence; 1991
36 Medical Conference Speech; 1991
37 Post GraduateTraining Speech; undated
38 Aga Khan University Alumni; 1996-1997



Series VII: Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital; 1989-1992

box folder
4 1 Discharge Summary - RESTRICTED; 1992
2 Discharge Summary - RESTRICTED; 1992
3 Discharge Summary - RESTRICTED; 1992
4 Discahrge Summary - RESTRICTED; 1992
5 Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital Cardiology; 1992
6 Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital Planning; 1989-1991



Series VIII: Hermann Hospital; 1993-1997

box folder
4 7 Hermann Hospital Geriatrics; 1993-1997
8 Hermann Hospital Geriatrics; 1997
9 Hermann Hospital papers; 1997



Series IX: Societies and Associations; 1948-2010

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4 10 Harris County Medical Society; 1970-1973
11 Society for the Relief of Families of Deceased and Disabled Indigent Members of the Medical Profession of the State of Carolina; 1948
12 Society for Health and Human Values; 1970
13 Clinical and Climatological Association Membership; 1974
14 Houston Society of Internal Medicine; 1980
15 Houston Society of Internal Medicine; 1975-1976
16 Houston Society of Internal Medicine Program; 1976-1977
17 Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates; 1992
18 Texas Geriatrics Society; 1989
19 Texas Geriatrics Society; 1994-1995
20 Pipers and Marching Society of Lower Chalmers Street; 1960
21 American Geriatrics Society; 2010



Series X: Studies; 1956-1988

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4 22 Toxemia Study - Statistical Consultation; 1966
23 Toxemia Study - Progress Reports - RESTRICTED; 1965
24 Toxemia Study: Angiotension Test; 1963
25 Toxemia paper; 1966
26 Toxemia Grant Information; 1965
27 Artificial Kidney - Restricted; 1959
28 Artificial Kidney Correspondence; 1956-1963
29 Indocin Study; 1965
30 School Program Studies; 1977
31 Academic Health Science Library Project; 1981
32 Training Grant; 1988
33 Misdiagnosis of left ventricular failure in old age - Study; 1988
34 Resting and exercise hepatic blood flows; 1956
35 New Schools Project Questionnaire; 1970



Series XI: Professional Visits; 1975-1987

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4 36 University of California, Los Angeles; 1987
37 University of California, Los Angeles; 1986-1987
38 University of Kansas: Kansas Medical Center; 1975
39 University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas; 1976
40 University of Virginia, Charlottesville December 8; 1976
41 Mercer University Medical School; 1977
42 Guadalajara, Mexico, October; 1976
43 Oral Roberts University School of Medicine Site Visit, June 28-30; 1977
44 Oral Roberts University; 1978
45 Barranquilla, Columbia; 1977
46 Pennsyvania College of Podiatric Medicine site visit; 1977
47 Northeastern Ohio Universities, College of Medicine Site Visit, January 12-15; 1975
48 University of Mississippi School of Medicine- Accreditation Team Meeting, December 15-18, 1975; 1975
49 Suny-Stony Brook School of Medicine - LCME Survey, February 9-12; 1976
50 Miscellaneous site visits; 1976
51 Fox Chase Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 1981
52 Michigan State University Visit, January 19-12; 1977
53 Organization and Governance of Academic Health Centers; 1977
54 University of Arizona site visit - Tenure May 7-8; 1979
55 Medical University of South Carolina; 1999
56 Harvard University; 1969
57 University of Louisville; 1969
58 Medical College of Ohio at Toledo, January 9-10; 1969
59 Imperial Medical Center of Iran (IMCI); 1978
60 Imperial Medical Center of Iran; 1979



Series XII: Publications; 1940-1997, undated

box folder
5 1 Book Reviews; 1962
2 Hypertension, a television symposium; 1962
3 On the Interdependence of the Practicing Profession and the Medical Schools; 1964
4 Problems in Pyelonephritis; 1964
5 The Relationship between Backteriuria and Pyelonephritis; 1966
6 Mercaptopurine and Nephrosis; 1965
7 Renal Cortical Necrosis with Prolonged Survival; 1966
8 The effect of a portacaval shunt on estimated hepatic blood flow and oxygen uptake in Cirrhosis; 1953
9 Azotemia secondary to elecrolyte depletion induced by diuretics; 1960
10 Acute glomerulonephritis in the adult; 1960
11 The influence of cirrhosis of metabolism of I-131 labeled heat denatured human serum albumin; undated
12 Continuous antibacterial administration in the treatment of chronic bacteriuria and chronic non-obstructive pyelonephritis; 1962
13 Renal arteriolar sclerosis in teen-aged primiparas; 1963
14 Relation of history of toxemia of pregnancy and response to angiotensin; 1963
15 Management of acute pyelonephritis; 1963
16 Adult nephrosis: the role of renal biopsy in predicting response to steroids; 1964
17 Upper quadrant bruit due to tortuous splenic artery; 1963
18 The persistence of the glomerular defect of toxemia; 1964
19 Article reprints and abstracts; various
20 The relationship between bacteriuria and pyelonephritis; 1966
21 Renal function in patients with chronic bacteriuria: a longitudinal study; 1967
22 Medical Education Articles; 1969-1972
23 "Inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion"; reprinted from the Joutnal of the South Carolina Medical Association, vol. 62: p. 455-460 (December); 1966
24 "Pyelonephriis"; a chapter from "Structural basis of renal disease"; 1968
25 "Management of acute pyelonephritis"; a reprint from Modern Treatment, vol. 1(1); 1964
26 The Posterior Pituitary: a review of the literature between 1940-1945; 1946
27 "The Medical School Curriculum"; manuscript written for the Encyclopedia of Education; 1970
28 Some observations on new medical schools; 1972
29 Medicine : changes in the Medical Curriculum 1960-1980; 1981
30 The information technology environment for medical colleges over the next decade; 1981
31 Medical School articles; 1972
32 New Medical schools; 1972
33 Potential Educational Services from Biomedical Communications Network; 1969
34 Tenure Articles; 1981
35 Management in academics; 1982
36 Factors affecting curriculum evolution; 1968
37 Administrators in an educational technology unit; 1973
38 National Fund for Medical Education (article for Newsletter); 1973
39 Miscellaneous Publications on various topics; various
40 Medical School Expenditures; 1970
41 Medical Schools and Health Care; 1975
42 Departments and Department Chairmen; 1969
43 UT plans for Clinical Programs; 1972
44 Harvard Medical Alumni Bulletin, vol.51(6) July-Augudt 1977; 1977
45 Miscellaneous Education Articles; various
46 Undrained Brain; undated
47 Comparison of Discharge Summaries; 1994
48 Hospitalization for Retirement Community; 1989
49 "Congestive heart failure"; Journal of Texas Medicine, vol. 89(10) October 1993; 1993
50 "Some lessons learned in the care of the elderly"; Epilepsia. vol.38 (Suppl.4) pp.550-554, 1997; 1997
51 Partial lipodystrophy and renal disease; 1964
52 Histochemical study of glucose ...; 1968
53 Ecology of the Medical Student; 1957
54 Structural basis of renal disease; 1968
55 Tenure and promotion in schools of medicine; 1979
56 Academic tenure in medical school settings; 1980
57 Departmental review in schools of medicine settings; 1978



Series XIII: Speeches; 1960-2004, undated

box folder
5 58 Kidney Biopsy; undated
59 "Use of flourescent antibody staining in the diagnosis of glomerular disease" - Regional Meeting of the American College of Physicians; 1960
60 "Health as a Political Science" - Houston Philosophical Society; 1971
61 "Some Problems Facing Medical Education Today" - Texas Pharmaceutical Association; 1974
62 Acute and chronic renal failure; 1972
63 "Resources for physicians learning of managerial techniques" - Allen O. Whipple Surgical Society; 1975
64 "Some observations on New Medical Schools" - American Clinical and Climatological Association; 1972
65 "Tenure Debate" - Council of Academic Societies; 1974
66 "On the origins of perceived unmanageability of large academic medical units" - American Clinical and Climatological Association; 1976
67 "Narrative and appreciation of Walter M. Kirkendall", at the dedication of The Walter M. Kirkendall Suite and House Staff Library; 1980
68 "When elective procedures are hazardous" Lecture, September 29; 1979
69 Talk on death and dying; 1979
70 "Evaluation of patient; 1979
71 "Abigail Bates" - Continuing Education - 25th Anniversry of the Medical University Hospital, Charleston, South Carolina; 1980
box folder
6 1 Congregation Beth Israel; 1980
2 "Medical education in the United States" - History of Medicine Club; 1980
3 Harris County Medical Society Speech; 1971
4 Alpha Epsilon Delta UT; 1971
5 Chancellor's Council; 1972
6 Tenure - Florida; 1980
7 Pyelonephritis - RESTRICTED; 1964
8 "Biomedical communications network 70's; analysis of the AAMC Report - Conference on Multimedia in the Health Sciences; 1971
9 Expenditures for new resources for medical education; 1970
10 National target for first year medical school enrollment; 1968
11 Size and departmental distribution of faculty - Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation; 1971
12 Harvard Medical Alumni Association Reunion; 1972
13 Harvard Medical Class Reunion; 1977
14 American Medical Writers Assocaition; 1972
15 Workshop on Teaching Aids; 1971
16 Southern Regional Planning Group; 1977
17 What next? Speech; 1977
18 Long-term treatment of Pyelonephritis; 1961
19 Origins of Houston Medical School; 1982
20 Reasons for geriatric referral; undated
21 Seven Acres Jewish Geriatric Center; 1988
22 Geriatric Review Course; 1988
23 City Hospitals Then and Now - RESTRICTED; undated
24 Fall Presentation; 1993
25 Talk on "Falls" - Gerontological Nurse Practitioners Annual Meeting - Houston; 1996
26 Falls Presentation Slides; undated
27 Geriatric Assessment; 1988
28 Drug Presentation; 1997
29 Health of older women; 1991
30 Demenetia; 2004
31 CPR - RESTRICTED; 1992
32 China Lecture- Slides; 2001
33 Geriatrics; 2009
34 Safe Guards for Seniors; 1996
35 Eulogium on Death; various
36 Alpha Omega Alpha Talk 2004; 2004
37 Speeches, Opinions, History Quotes; various
38 American College of Physicians: 43rd Annual Session; 1962
39 Winston-Salem, North Carolina; 1966
40 Emergency Medicine Course; 1975-1977
41 Methodist Hospital Grand Rounds; 1996
42 Various Talks; 1961
43 Gaud School for Boys; 1963
44 Commencement Exercises: Galveston June 10, 1970; 1970
45 Presentation; 1987
46 Office of Health Resources Opportunity- Conference/Workshop, Orlando, Florida; 1976



Series XIV: License/Certification; 1966-1998

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6 47 Licenses: Illinois; 1966
48 Recertification Program; 1977
49 American Board of Internal Medicine- San Francisco; 1979
50 Recertification Exam; 1977-1978
51 Application for California Licenses - RESTRICTED; 1986
52 Geriatric Board Exam; 1988
53 Licenses: Texas - RESTRICTED; 1982
54 Geriatrics Recertification; 1998
55 Certificates; various
56 Certificates; various



Series XV: Navy; 1952-1984

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6 57 Naval Records- RESTRICTED; 1952-1984
58 Naval Records - RESTRICTED; 1952-1954
59 Navy Photos; 1952-1953
60 Navy Certificate of Retirement; 1984



Series XVI: Personal Correspondence; 1940-2007

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6 61 Personal correspondence of family; 1978-1981
62 Personal correspondence of family; 1975-1978
box folder
7 1 Personal/Academic Correspondence; 1976
2 Correspondence, part 1 of 2; 1977-1978
3 Correspondence, part 2 of 2; 1977-1978
4 Correspondence, part 1 of 2; 1979
5 Correspondence, part 2 of 2; 1979
6 Personal/Academic Correspondence; 1980
7 Personal/Academic Correspondence; 1989-2000
8 Personal and Professional Correspondence, part 1 of 2 1991-1992
9 Personal and Professional Correspondence, part 2 of 2; 1991-1992
10 Personal writings; 1943-1945
11 Correspondence, part 1 of 2; 1952-1962
12 Correspondence, part 2 of 2; 1952-1962
13 Personal Correspondence; 1965-1966
14 Family Publication - Augustine T. Smythe, Jr - Torpedo and Submarine Attacks [during War of Secession]; 1907
15 Personal Correspondence; 1966
16 Personal Correspondence; 1962
17 Correspondence - Personal, Patient follow-up; 1967
18 Personal Correspondence; 1968
19 Letters to Harriet Smythe(Mother); 1966-1970
20 Personal Correspondence - RESTRICTED; 1969
21 Personal Family Correspondence; 1967-1974
22 Personal Financial Statement - RESTRICTED; 1970
23 Personal(Academic Family) Correspondence; 1975
24 Personal(Academic) Correspondence; 1976-1982
25 Family Correspondence; 1977-1981
26 CMS Personal Correspondence; 1974
27 Academic Friends Correspondence; 1975
28 Personal letters received; 1975
29 Letters to Mother, Harriet R. Smythe; 1970-1975
30 Personal Notes; undated
31 Personal (handwritten) letters to Cheves M. Smythe; 1945-1946
32 Augustine T. Smythe's Letters to Cheves M. Smythe (some handwritten); 1947
33 Augustine T. Smythe's Handwritten Letters to Cheves M. Smythe; 1948
34 Augustine T. Smythe Letters to Cheves M. Smythe(some handwritten); 1949
35 Augustine T. Smythe and others: Letters to Cheves M. Smythel; 1949
36 Augustine T. Smythe(Handwritten) Letters to Cheves M Smythe; 1950
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8 1 Isabella/Polly Smythe Letters: ; 1948-1949
2 Isabella/Polly Smythe 1979-1980
2 Isabella/Polly Smythe Letters(handwritten); 1949,1979-1980
3 Harriet and Augustine Smythe Letters; 1951
4 Cheves M. Smythe Letters to Harriet and Augustine Smythe(handwritten); 1933-1955
5 Cheves M. Smythe Letters to Harriet and Augustine Smythe(handwritten); 1949-1953
6 Letters from Isabella/Polly C. Smythe; Some letters from Augustine T. Smythe(handwritten); 1954-1955
7 Letters to and from Cheves M. Smythe; 1952-1953
8 Letters to Augustine Smythe; 1953-1955
9 Professional(mostly) Correspondence; Exchanges with John Myer; 1959-1960
10 Augustine T. Smythe Obituary; newspaper clipping; 1991
11 Spain Trip; 2000
12 Murphy Sportfishing Trip; 1997
13 Mattice Lakes Fishing Trips; 1993-1995
14 Letters to Mother - Harriet Smythe; 1970-1975
15 Personal Correspondence (Dean's Office) January-December 1972; 1972
16 Personal Correspondence January-April 1974; 1974
17 Personal/Academic Correspondence January-December 1971; 1971
18 Trip to Mexico; 1971
19 Personal(Family, Friends) Correspondence January-Deecember 1972; 1972
20 Personal Correspondence (Family, Friends) 1973, 1975; 1973
21 Personal Correspondence(Thank you Letters); 1995-1999
22 Personal Correspondence (Congratulatory Letters to Cheves M. Smythe as Interim Dean); 1995-1996
23 Personal Correspondence (Family, Friends); 1986-1988
24 Personal/Academic Correspondence; 1989-1992
25 Personal Correspondence (Fishing Trip); 2002
26 Annual Fish Fry; 1992-2003
27 Henry Buist Smythe June 1, 1920-September 11, 2002; 2002
28 Personal-Family Correspondence; 2002-2003
29 Collection X; 2001
30 Sale of Boat; 2003
31 Family Bios; 2007
32 Italy and Renaissance; 2007
33 Thank you Cards; 2003-2005
34 Personal/Academic Correspondence received; 1965
35 Buist, Moore, Smythe, and McGee, P. A. brochure; n.d.
36 CMS Personal Correspondence; 1970
37 CMS Personal Correspondence; 1971
38 CMS Personal Correspondence; 1972
39 CMS Personal Correspondence; 1973
40 Letters to Cheves M. Smythe; various
41 31 Legare Street; n.d.
42 Personal/Academic Correspondence; 1973
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9 1 Personal/Family Correspondence; 1939
2 Personal/Family Correspondence, Part 1 of 2; 1940-1941
3 Personal/Family Correspondence, part 2 of 2; 1940-1941
4 Letters - Augustine T. Smythe, part 1 of 2; 1944
5 Letters - Augustine T. Smythe, part 2 of 2; 1944
6 Letters - Augustine T. Smythe, part 1 of 2 1945
7 Letters - Augustine T. Smythe, part 2 of 2; 1945
8 Letters - Augustine T. Smythe, part 1 of 2 1946
9 Letters - Augustine T. Smythe, part 2 of 2; 1946
10 Palacios, Texas Boating Accident, part 1 of 3; 1973
11 Palacios, Texas Boating Accident, part 2 of 3; 1973
12 Palacios, Texas Boating Accident (Hospital bills and Settlements), part 3 of 3; 1973
13 Personal/Family/Friends Correspondence; 1974
14 Personal/Academic Correspondnce; 1974
15 Personal/Academic Correspondence; 1975
16 Cheves M. Smythe Medical Records - RESTRICTED; 1982-1984
17 Family Bios; various
18 Recollections of Louisa Rebecca Hayne McCord; undated



Series XVII: Professional Correspondence; 1952-2006

Scope and Content Note: Some Restrictions apply.
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9 19 Transition from Association of American Medical Colleges to The University of Texas; 1969-1970
20 Job Offers; 1965-1975
21 Job Offers; 1965-1966
22 Loyola University of Chicago; 1969
23 Recommendations and Responses to Job Offers; 1979
24 On Being Fired, part 1 of 2; 1975
25 On Being Fired, part 2 of 2; 1975
26 Professional Correspondence; 1952-1954
27 Professional Correspondence; 1956-1958
28 Congratulatory Letters; 1970
29 ProfessionalCorrespondence; 1970
30 Family, Friends and Business Correspondence; 1970
31 Professional Correspondence; 1970-1972
32 Salary Package 1979, 1985; 1979
33 Dan G. Kadrovach - Curriculum Vitae; Letters of recommendation; 1975
34 Eastern Virginia Medical Authority, Norfolk, Virginia; 1980
35 Medical Director of Skilled Nursing Facility 1999-2000; 2000
36 Professional Corespondence 1985-2000; 1985
37 Cheves M. Smythe, M.D. Professional Correspondence , January-June 1992; 1992
38 Letters of Recommendation - July-December 1992; 1992
39 Letters of Recommendation January-June 1994; 1994
40 Cheves M. Smythe M.D. Professional Correspondence January-June; 1994
41 Cheves M. Smythe M.D. Professional Correspondence July-December; 1994
42 Cheves M. Smythe M.D. Professional Correpondence January-June; 1995
43 Cheves M. Smythe M.D. Professional Correspondence July-December; 1995
44 Cheves M. Smythe, M.D. Profesesional Correspondence January-December; 1993
45 Professional Liability Coverage; Letters of thanks 1996-2006 2006
46 Newspaper clippings, proofs(photos), some article reprints; 1991-1996



Series XVIII: Addendum 1961-2001

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10 1 Forum at Memorial Woods Healthcare Center September 1, 1989; 1989
2 Cheves M. Smythe Bibliography; undated
3 Memorial Geriatric Clinic of the Memorial Family Practice Center; 1988
4 Board Certificates; Newspaper clippings; article reprints; friends' letters; various
5 CMS Views on Firing; 1975
6 Correspondence (Friends); 1981-192
7 Professional Correspondence; 1981
8 Professional Correspondence; 1992-2001
9 CMS Curriculum Vitae; undated
10 Professional Correspondence; 1948-1960
11 Hartford Geriatrics Award; 1985
12 The New MCAT Student Manual; 1976
13 Draft - Prosposal for conference to determine whether there should be a cognitve behavioral...; 1976
14 Mr. May - Hospital Information System; 1981
15 Hyperetensive Clinic part 1 of 2; 1961-1965
16 Hypertensive Clinic part 2 of 2; 1961-1965
17 Heatlh Care Management Review; 1976
18 Daily planner; slides; diskette; undated