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|Abstract||Ivan Proctor Battle, born 1880, studied medicine at the University of North Carolina, 1900-1902, before receiving his doctorate from Jefferson Medical College in 1904. The collection includes letters, bills, receipts, promissory notes, deeds, and miscellaneous scattered papers, apparently all of persons living near Rocky Mount, N.C. More than half of the items are papers of James Jones Philips (1798-1874), physician, druggist, and farmer, of Battleboro, Edgecombe County, N.C.|
|Creator||Battle, Ivan Proctor, 1880-1938.|
|Curatorial Unit||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.|
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Ivan Proctor Battle, born 1880 to George Cullen Battle and Lizzie Philips Battle, was a medical student at the University of North Carolina, 1900-1902, before receiving his doctorate from Jefferson Medical College in 1904.Back to Top
The collection includes letters, bills, receipts, promissory notes, indentures, and other papers of various persons, apparently all living in the Battleboro, N.C. community near Rocky Mount, N.C. The earliest items principally concern transactions of the Adams family. Nearly half of the items are the papers, chiefly correspondence, of Dr. James Jones Philips (1798-1874), physician, druggist, and farmer, of Battleboro, Edgecombe County, N.C. There are a few Battle family papers.
Notable correspondents include Thomas Bragg Jr., Henry Adams, A. K. Barlow, James J. Philips, G. W. Philips, B. F. Moore, and E. A. Vogler.Back to Top
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Processed by: SHC Staff
Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007
Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, January 2009
This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.Back to Top