Dr. Laertus Connor was Professor of Diseases of the Eye and Ear and Clinical Opthamology and Otology at the Detroit College of Medicine in the late 1800s and early 1900s. His papers consist of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings and commencement programs concerning medical education around that time.
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Dr. Laertus Connor was Professor of Diseases of the Eye and Ear and Clinical Opthamology and Otology at the Detroit College of Medicine in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Dr. Connor, an 1865 graduate of Williams College, held various positions in medical colleges, including Secretary of the American Medical College and Secretary of the Detroit College of Medicine in 1880.
A scrapbook of newspaper clippings and commencement programs reflects Dr. Connor's interests in medical education, especially at the Detroit College of Medicine and the University of Michigan Medical College. The clippings are from a variety of newspapers from 1876-1891.
The clippings are arranged by subject.