RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 46719292 LA English T1 Robert Edward Dawson papers, A1 Dawson, Robert Edward,, McKissick, Floyd B., Shepard, James Edward., John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African-American Documentation., YR 1939 AB This collection documents Dawson's professional and civic life. Materials include scrapbooks; reports; subject files; memoranda; and correspondence, in particular from prominent Durhamites, such as Floyd B. McKissick, Sr., and James E. Shepard. The collection details Dawson's medical practices, teaching, and board memberships at Lincoln Community Health Center, Lincoln Hospital, and Durham County General Hospital. It also documents his lengthy and high-level involvement with the following institutions and organizations: Meharry Medical College, George W. Hubbard Hospital, the National Medical Society, the National Society for the Prevention of Blindness, the North Carolina Society for the Prevention of Blindness, the Old North State Medical Society, North Carolina Central University, and the Mutual Savings & Loan Association. The collection also contains 35 color photographs and 48 negatives. Acquired as part of the John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American Documentation. (00-320).