Papers, 1940.


Papers, 1940.

Genealogical materials concerning the Battey family and a letter of Robert Battey of Rome, Georgia.

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Robert Battey, pharmacist, physician, and professor, was born 22 November 1828, near Augusta, Georgia, and died 8 November 1895, in Rome, Georgia. A pharmacist in Rome, Georgia (1848-ca. 1852), Battey graduated in medicine from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia (1857), practiced in Rome, Georgia, traveled and studied in Europe (1859), and developed a procedure known as "Battey's Operation" for the removal of the ovaries. During the Civil War he served as Senior Surgeon with Hampton's Bri...

Battey, George Magruder, 1887-1965 (person)

New York author George M. Battey, Jr. wrote fiction and articles for a variety of specialty magazines. From the description of George M. Battey aviation papers, 1885-1929. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 456089302 Wilson Lumpkin was one of Georgia's most prominent political leaders of the antebellum period. After early service in local government and the state legislature, he was elected to Congress four times, serving 1815-17 and 1827-31; he r...