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James T. Moran Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3378

James T. Moran used this notebook while studying in the University of Tennessee's Pharmacy program in 1902. It consists primarily of instructions for mixing various medicines and creams, including the names and amounts of the requisite chemicals. It also houses a newspaper clipping providing a whitewash recipe, two prescription sheets from the Gooding Drug Co. (where Moran worked while attending school) signed by J. C. Todd, and several slips of paper listing weights and measurements of chemicals.

Dates

  • 1902

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

James T. Moran used this notebook while studying in the University of Tennessee's Pharmacy program in 1902. It consists primarily of instructions for mixing various medicines and creams, including the names and amounts of the requisite chemicals. It also houses a newspaper clipping providing a whitewash recipe, two prescription sheets from the Gooding Drug Co. (where Moran worked while attending school) signed by J. C. Todd, and several slips of paper listing weights and measurements of chemicals.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Thomas Moran was born on 1878 December 6 in Grundy County, Tennessee. He entered the University of Tennessee's Pharmacy program in 1900 and graduated with a degree in pharmaceutical chemistry on 1902 June 16. After graduation, he worked for such companies as W. D. Kuhlman & Co., Gooding Drug Co., Square Drug Co., Sanford, Chamberlain, & Albers Co., Albers Drug Co., Lane Drug Store, Mosely Drug Store, National Drug Co., Brown's Five Point Drug Store, and Harris and Williams Drug Co. before founding the J. T. Moran Drug Store in the 1920s. Moran never married and lived with his brother, John, and his wife Narcissa until John Moran died in 1947. James Moran died on 1968 August 14.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder

Missing Title

Acquisition Note

This collection belongs to Special Collections.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480