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MS10-70 James Burnett Account Ledger

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Murray, Kentucky 42071

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James Burnett Account Ledger

Collection Title: James Burnett Account Ledger

Series Number: MS10-70

Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on July 7, 2010.

Date Listed: July 7, 2010

Date Span: 1855-1858

Size of Collection: 0.10 linear feet.

Number of Boxes: 1 oversized box; 1 item.

Type of Material: Ledger.

Condition of Material: Fair with broken binding and torn and faded pages.

Arrangement: Organized by creator; Chronological arrangement.

Biographical / Historical Information: James Burnett was a physician from Tiptonville, Tennessee during the 1850s.

Scope and Content: Collection consists of an account ledger kept by James Burnett a physician from Tiptonville, Tennessee from 1855 to 1858. The account ledger contains names of patients, prescribed medicines and the cost for services rendered.

Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Burnett, James, 1816-

Physicians – Tennessee – Obion County.

Physicians – Tennessee – Tiptonville.

Obion County (Tenn.)

Tiptonville (Tenn.)