University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the J.W. Shuford Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Shuford, J.W., d. 1897
Title: Shuford, J.W. Papers
Dates: 1883-1897
Abstract: Ledgers documenting the accounts and treatments of patients seen by medical doctor J.W. Shuford, of Tyler, Texas.
Accession No.: 2015-077
OCLC No.: 910940627
Extent: 4 bound volumes
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. J.W. Shuford moved to Tyler, Texas, after the Civil War and practiced medicine until his death in 1897.

Source: Shuford, Julius H., A Historical Sketch of the Shuford Family (Hickory, N.C., 1902), accessed April 28, 2015, https://archive.org/details/historicalsketch00shuf.


Scope and Contents

Ledgers documenting the accounts and treatments of patients seen by medical doctor J.W. Shuford, of Tyler, Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Shuford, J.W., d. 1897-- Archives
Subjects
Physicians--Texas
Medicine--Texas--History--19th century
Genre/Form
Medical records
Places
Tyler (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

J.W. Shuford Papers, 1883-1897, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Esther Kirchner, April 2015.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
4A461a Patient ledger 1883-1886
Handwritten on cover, "Dr. J.W. Shuford Tyler, Texas"
Patient ledger 1889-1893
Patient ledger 1893-1897
Handwritten on inside cover, "Dr. J.W. Shuford Tyler Tex May 10th 1893"
Patient ledger undated
Handwritten on inside cover, "Dr. J.W. Shuford Tyler Texas"