University of Oklahoma Libraries Western History Collections
GENERAL NATIVE AMERICAN MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS
Tolleson, William Alfred (1869-1953) Records 1893-1953 16 feet
Physician. Correspondence (1896-1953) of Tolleson in regard to personal and professional matters including Tolleson's employment as a physician for the Missouri, Kansas, and Texas Railroad; financial papers (1887-1949) of the Tolleson family; lecture notes (1894-1895) recorded by Tolleson while in medical school; newspaper clippings (1925-1942) regarding medicine; and materials from Tolleson's medical practice in Eufaula, Indian Territory, and Oklahoma, including medical equipment and supply catalogs (1928), registers of medical prescriptions given (1929-1937), and patient account and appointment registers (1875-1942). Also in this collection are posters (1895-1898) depicting seventeenth- and eighteenth-century medical practices, and certificates (1948-1949) marking Tolleson's long service to the practice of medicine in Oklahoma.