Guide to the Robert King, M.D. Record Book, 1932 - 1933

Summary Information

Title: Robert King, M.D. Record Book, 1932 - 1933
Collection: AC.178
Extent: 1.5 linear feet (1 boxes)
Abstract:

The Robert King Record Book contains one medical ledger book dated 1932 to 1933 for Dr. Robert King of Ellenboro, North Carolina. Robert King had his office in the back of the Ellenboro drugstore.

Creator: King, Robert, M.D.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Robert King was a physician in Ellenboro, North Carolina.

Scope and Contents

The ledger book is organized by patient and includes the doctor's services and charges to each patient. It also includes method of payment. Index and three loose pages are included.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one box.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Acquisitions Information

Donna Duke donated this collection to the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection. The accession number is RKR. This collection was opened to the public on 22 October 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, 22 October 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, 28 June 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.178: Robert King, M.D. Record Book, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Series I: Robert King, M.D. Record Book. (1932-1933)

Series Description: Robert King, M.D. Ledger contains one medical ledger book dated 1932 to 1933 for Dr. Robert King of Ellenboro, North Carolina. The ledger book is organized by patient and includes the doctor's services and charges. It also includes method of payment. Most patients paid by cash although a few paid with goods such as molasses, fertilizer, and flour. Some patients have townships written beside their names. Index and three loose pages are included. Some patients are listed under the heading "Transients". Ellenboro Teachers and Ellenboro Mfg. Co. are also entries.

 Ledger Book Box 1