Manuscript Collection

Eleanora Bennett Saunders Biography - Accession 1592 M779 (836)

Title

Eleanora Bennett Saunders Biography - Accession 1592 M779 (836)

Files

Download Dr. Eleanora Bennett Saunders Biography by Paul Gettys (3.1 MB)

Identifier

Accession 1592 - M779 (836)

Inclusive Dates

2017

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

8 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a biography of Dr. Eleanora Bennett Saunders (1883-1933) by Paul Gettys. Dr. Saunders was from McConnellsville, SC (now McConnells) and graduated from McConnellsville High School. She attended Winthrop College from 1900-1901 and eventually graduated as an honor graduate from the Medical College of South Carolina in 1907. She practiced medicine in many different places and served as resident physician at Winthrop College from 1918-1919. She died young at 50 years old and is buried in Rose Hill Cemetery in York, SC.

Provenance

The Eleanora Bennett Saunders Biography was donated by Paul Gettys on August 29, 2017.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Eleanora Bennett Saunders Biography - Accession 1592 M779 (836)

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