Bland Ballard letter

Descriptive Summary

Title
Bland Ballard letter
Date
1877 May 26
Creator
Ballard, Bland
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Subjects
Physicians--Correspondence.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen
Preferred Citation
2011MS084 : [identification of item], Bland Ballard letter, 1877 May 26, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Bland Ballard (1819-1879) was a United States federal judge. Born in Shelby County, Kentucky, Ballard spent most of his adult life in Louisville, Kentucky. His son, Bland Ballard, Jr., was a student at Princeton University.
Scope and Content
In the Bland Ballard letter, Ballard writes to his son's physician at Princeton to solicit more information on an ear infection his son has developed.

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