Texas Surgeon: an Autobiography

Description:

This autobiographical account of Dr. Donald Taylor Atkinson tells "the story of the life of a world-renowned doctor who overcame tremendous financial obstacles in order to gain an education" (vii). The author chronicles his family's history, his upbringing in Canada, as well as his journey towards becoming a surgeon in Texas.

Creator(s): Atkinson, Donald Taylor
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1958
Partner(s):
University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Ives Washburn, Inc.
Place of Publication: New York
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1958
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - Texas - Hunt County
Place
United States - Illinois
Place
United States - Kentucky
Place
United States - Oklahoma
Place
Canada
Era
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Annexation, 1844-1846
Slavery and Antebellum Texas Culture, 1821-1865
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1784~ to 1958
Description:

This autobiographical account of Dr. Donald Taylor Atkinson tells "the story of the life of a world-renowned doctor who overcame tremendous financial obstacles in order to gain an education" (vii). The author chronicles his family's history, his upbringing in Canada, as well as his journey towards becoming a surgeon in Texas.

Physical Description:

xii, 180 p. ; 21 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): surgeons | surgery | physicians | autobiographies | hospitals
Contributor(s):
  • Printer : Van Rees Press "Manufactured in the United States of America"
Partner:
University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 14618466 |
  • LCCN: 58-11499
  • CALL-NO: WZ 100 A875t 1958
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth143566
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text