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The Resource Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr., M.D. papers

Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr., M.D. papers

Label
Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr., M.D. papers, 1938-2001
Title
Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr., M.D. papers
Inclusive dates
1938-2001
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection spans from 1938 to 2001, the bulk of which dates from ca. 1952 to 2001, and contains articles, programs, and other publications related to the medical career of Dr. Asa G. Yancey, his contributions to healthcare in Atlanta, and the history of African American healthcare workers including Dr. Charles R. Drew, under whom Yancey studied
Biographical or historical data
Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr. (1916- ), Morehouse (1937), M.D. University of Michigan (1941), studied under Charles Drew, First Lieut. U.S. Army Medical Corps, Chief of Surgery, Tuskegee Veterans Adminsitration Hospital (1948-1958), first African American physician at Atlanta's Grady Memorial Hospital and later its medical director, former professor of surgery at Emory University; active in many health-related community organizations.
Cataloging source
GAP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yancey, Asa G.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drew, Charles Richard
  • Yancey, Asa G
  • African American surgeons
  • African American surgeons
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in medicine
Label
Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr., M.D. papers
Instantiates
Note
  • Collection number: 94-016
  • Cataloged by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Extent
2.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection
Organization method
Organized into 3 series: (1) Biographical materials, (2) Articles and publications written by Yancey, and (3) African American healthcare.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57678821
  • (OCoLC)57678821
Terms governing use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
Type of unit
linear ft.
Label
Dr. Asa G. Yancey, Sr., M.D. papers
Note
  • Collection number: 94-016
  • Cataloged by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Extent
2.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection
Organization method
Organized into 3 series: (1) Biographical materials, (2) Articles and publications written by Yancey, and (3) African American healthcare.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57678821
  • (OCoLC)57678821
Terms governing use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
Type of unit
linear ft.

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