Craig Barrow papers

Craig Barrow papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Barrow, Craig, 1876-1945
Title: Craig Barrow papers
Dates: 1913-1920
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet 2 document boxes
Coll. Number: ms3013

Biographical/Historical Note

Craig Barrow (1876-1945) was raised in Athens, Georgia, and attended the University of Georgia, medical school at the University of Maryland, and post graduate studies at Breslau in Germany. He was the chief surgeon of the Central of Georgia Railway and married Elfrida DeRenne (1884-1970) in 1906. She was a descendant of Noble Jones, owner of Wormsloe Plantation in Savannah, Georgia. The Barrows lived at the residence on Wormsloe Plantation, but also owned a summer home in Hendersonville, North Carolina called Yonholme. Elfrida DeRenne Barrow was the author of several books about the history of Savannah.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of personal and medical papers including receipts for groceries, utilities, animal food, automobile and investments. The family letters are from children, and the medical materials include correspondence about patients, prescriptions, x-rays, materials about the Telfair Hospital, the Georgia Infirmary, the Sanitary Commission and opium stamps.


Index Terms

Barrow, Craig, 1876-1945 -- Correspondence
Correspondence.
Home economics--Georgia--Accounting.
Hospitals--Georgia--Savannah.
Licenses.
Mary Telfair Hospital (Savannah, Ga.).
Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
Opium trade.
Patients--Georgia--Savannah.
Radiographs.
Receipts (financial records)
United States Sanitary Commission.
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Craig Barrow papers, ms3013, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Craig Barrow family papers, ms3090; De Renne family papers, ms2819.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Family letters; list of Class of 1896
 
2UGA and Barrow, 1914-1930
 
3Property and real estate, 1917-1940
 
4Investments, 1917-1936
 
5Receipts for groceries; animal food and services, 1914-1917
 
6Taxes; church, 1914-1917, 1919
 
7Receipts for Laurel Grove Cemetery lot care; newspaper; clothing, books; Oglethorpe Club
 
8Utilities, household expenses
 
9Automobile expenses
 
10Miscellaneous expenses
 
BoxFolder
21Sanitary Commissioners lab reports, 1913-1921
 
2Medical correspondence, 1913-1921
 
3Medical correspondence, 1913-1921
 
4Drs. Cole and Howard lab reports
 
5Georgia Infirmary, 1913-1920
 
6Telfair Hospital, 1913-1919
 
7Traveler's Insurance, 1915-1917
 
8Prescriptions
 
9Opium stamps
 
10X-Rays
 
11Miscellaneous bills