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  • Main Title Texas Surgeon: an Autobiography


  • Author: Atkinson, Donald Taylor
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Printer: Van Rees Press
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: "Manufactured in the United States of America"


  • Name: Ives Washburn, Inc.
    Place of Publication: New York


  • Creation: 1958


  • English


  • Content 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.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Surgeons -- Texas -- Biography.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Medicine -- Texas -- History.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Medicine - Doctors
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals
  • Keyword: surgeons
  • Keyword: surgery
  • Keyword: physicians
  • Keyword: autobiographies
  • Keyword: hospitals


  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Hunt County
  • Place Name: United States - Illinois
  • Place Name: United States - Kentucky
  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma
  • Place Name: Canada
  • Time Period: span-tex
  • Time Period: mex-tex
  • Time Period: tex-rev
  • Time Period: rep-tex
  • Time Period: annex
  • Time Period: slav
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Time Period: cat-bom
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Start Date: 1784~
  • End Date: 1958


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
    Code: SG10


  • Name: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
    Code: UTHSC

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • OCLC: 14618466
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 58-11499
  • Call Number: WZ 100 A875t 1958
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth143566