Guide to the Thomas Alexander McNamara Papers,
1881-1933

Collection Number: 3918

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
rareref@cornell.edu
http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
M. Warren
Date completed:
November 1981
EAD encoding:
Martin Heggestad, February 2004
Date modified:
RMC Staff, June 2012

© 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Thomas Alexander McNamara papers, 1881-1933.
Collection Number:
3918
Creator:
Thomas Alexander McNamara, 1856-1927.
Quantity:
1 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Medical files and ledgers, diplomas and certificates, and other papers.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Includes medical files and ledgers, diplomas and certificates, Corning Common Council materials, and various other papers of Thomas A. McNamara, a physician and a mayor of Corning, New York.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Thomas A. McNamara was a physician and a mayor of Corning, New York.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Includes medical files and ledgers, diplomas and certificates, Corning Common Council materials, and various other papers of Thomas A. McNamara.

SUBJECTS

Names:
McNamara, Thomas Alexander, 1856-1927.
Corning (N.Y.). Common Council.

Subjects:
Physicians--New York (State)--Corning.

Places:
Corning (N.Y.)--Officials and employees.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Thomas Alexander McNamara papers, #3918. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
Autobiography
Box 1 Folder 1
1913, n.d.
Two poems
Box 1 Folder 2
1917, 1919, 1924
Steuben County Draft Board
Box 1 Folder 3
1919-1920
Family Automobile Trips
Box 1 Folder 4
1925
"Whither are we drifting?"
Box 1 Folder 5
n.d.
Eugenics
Box 1 Folder 6
n.d.
History of Medicine
Box 1 Folder 7
n.d.
Mortality in Childbirth
Box 1 Folder 8
n.d.
"Rambles in the Obstetric Field"
Box 1 Folder 9
n.d.
Science of Medicine (or Medical Culture)
Box 1 Folder 10
n.d.
Student Nursing Lectures (?)
Box 1 Folder 11
n.d.
Why I am a Catholic
Box 1 Folder 12
1927-1933
Estate of Thomas A. McNamara, MD
Box 2 Folder 1-7
1911-1916
Medical Office Ledger
Box 3
1917-1920
Medical Office Ledger
Box 3
1923-1927
Medical Office Ledger
Box 3
1901-1912
Real Estate Ledger
Box 4
Corning Common Council Procedures
Box 4
1908-1909, 1921-1922
Scrapbook of newspaper articles including Mayor McNamara and the Common Council; also, articles by McNamara
Box 4
1916-1922
The Evening Leader (photocopy)
Box 4
1916-1922
Ledger of expenses
Box 4
1882
University of New York Medical Diploma
Mapcase
1881
Certificate for course in microscopy
Mapcase
1887
Medical Society of Steuben County
Mapcase
n.d.
Certificate: Practical Chemical Lab., NYU
Mapcase
1932
Harvard diploma (of Robert F. McNamara)
Mapcase
1933
Harvard diploma (of Robert F. McNamara)
Mapcase