|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Habersham, Joseph Clay, 1830-1881.|
|Title:||Joseph Clay Habersham diploma|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Joseph Clay Habersham (1830-1881) was the son of Dr. Joseph Clay Habersham (1790-1855) and grandson of John Habersham. During the Civil War he served as a surgeon of the 25th Georgia Regiment. He was the Heath Officer of Savannah for many terms, and a president of the Georgia Medical Society.
This collection contains Joseph Clay Habersham's diploma (parchment) as Doctor of Medicine from Harvard University, May 21,1853.
[item identification], Joseph Clay Habersham diploma, MS 340, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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