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Frank Lowber James papers, 1877-1911.

October 12, 2009

Creator: James, Frank Lowber, 1841-1907.
Collection number: 1083
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Abstract: German-educated physician, medical editor, and Confederate scientist. Scattered papers of Frank Lowber James, including his diary, 1877-1878, discussing social customs, religious beliefs, race relations, economic conditions, prominent citizens, and other matters relating to Osceola, Ark.; details of his medical practice; his interest in Indian archeology; trips to Memphis; and other matters. Also included are letters, 1886 and 1894, describing his life in St. Louis, Mo., and clippings.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Categories: Arkansas, Race Relations, State