Milton M. Leonard Papers 1934-1990

Creator
Leonard, Milton Moot, 1893-1984
Size
7.5 linear feet
Call number
MC 00133

This collection contains Dr. Milton Moot Leonard's research files and research papers written by him documenting the contributions he made during his years as a veterinarian in Asheville, North Carolina. Also included are catalogs, animal x-rays, medical brochures, and research files.

Dr. Milton Moot Leonard opened a veterinary practice in Asheville, North Carolina, in 1914. Active in veterinary circles, Leonard became the president of the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (NCVMA) in 1917 and served in every office of the association. In 1957 Dr. Leonard was named Veterinarian of the Year by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (NCVMA). In 1978, he was awarded the Distinguished Veterinarian Award by the NCVMA. Leonard practiced for more than twenty-six years and attended twenty-six national conventions of veterinarians. He died in October 1984 at the age of ninety-one in Asheville, North Carolina.

Biographical/historical note

Dr. Milton Moot Leonard was born in Newfield, New York, in 1893. He received his doctorate in veterinary medicine from Cornell Veterinary College currently known as The College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, in 1913. Soon after receiving his degree he opened a veterinary practice in Asheville, North Carolina, in 1914.

Active in veterinary circles, he became the president of the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (NCVMA) in 1917, and served in every office of the association. He became the grand old man among North Carolina’s veterinarians and they affectionately called him “Pappy Leonard.” In 1957 Dr. Leonard was named Veterinarian of the Year by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (NCVMA). He was a member of the American and Southern States Veterinary Medical Associations, American Animal Hospital Association, and the Piedmont and North Carolina State Veterianarian Associations. In 1978, Dr. Leonard was awarded the Distinguished Veterinarian Award by the NCVMA.

He praticed for more than twenty-six years and attended twenty-six national conventions of veternarians. Dr. Leonard died in October 1984 at the age of ninety-one in Asheville, North Carolina.

Scope/content

The Milton M. Leonard Papers contain research files, medical pamplets, catalogs, animal x-rays, business correspondences, animal vendor catalogs, NCSU vet school catalogs, and black and white photos relating to Dr. Leonard's work as a veterinarian in Asheville, North Carolina. Materials range in dates from 1931-1990.

Physical description

5 archival cartons

Arrangement

This collection has not yet undergone full archival processing. Materials are arranged in the order received.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Milton M. Leonard Papers, MC 00133, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Milton M. Leonard, 2008 (Accession no. 2009-0093); Gift of Kris Alpi, 2012 (Accesion no. 2012-0044)

Processing information

Processed by Judy Allen Dodson, 2009 May , Finding aid created by Judy Allen Dodson, 2009 May, Updated by Jonathan Holloway, 2011 August, updated by Jennifer Baker

American Animal Hospital Association 1964-1965
Carton 1, Folder 1
American Animal Hospital Association Letters 1964-1967
Carton 1, Folder 2
American Animal Hospital Association Winston-Salem Feb. 5-6 1966
Carton 1, Folder 3
American Veterinary Medical Association 1960-1964
Carton 1, Folder 4
American Veterinary Medical Association Meeting 1958
Carton 1, Folder 5
Abbott Veterinary Products 1949 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 6
Alpha Psi 1957-1960
Carton 1, Folder 7
National Cylinder Gas Company undated
Carton 1, Folder 8
Animal Health Notes 1970-1973
Carton 1, Folder 9
Arista Surgical Company undated
Carton 1, Folder 10
Armour Veterinary Lab undated
Carton 1, Folder 11
Associated Concentrates 1968-1971
Carton 1, Folder 12
Barber Veterinary Supply 1967
Carton 1, Folder 13
Bilhuber-Knoll Medical Pamphlets 1950-1952 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 14
Books: Pets Etc. 1971-1972 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 15
Cages 1936-1960
Carton 1, Folder 16
Caranio-mandibular Osteopathy Maddibular Periosititis Dr. Wayne Riser Confirmed 1965-1966
Carton 1, Folder 17
Chicago Pharmacal Company 1965
Carton 1, Folder 18
Chinchilla Practice 1952-1954
Carton 1, Folder 19
Canine Parasitology undated
Carton 1, Folder 20
Ciba Products undated
Carton 1, Folder 21
Cleaning Material and How to Use Them 1951
Carton 1, Folder 22
Commercial Medical Literature undated
Carton 1, Folder 23
Cortone 1953-1955
Carton 1, Folder 24
DDT 1946
Carton 1, Folder 25
Deer Investigation 1939-1975
Carton 1, Folder 26
Distember [sic] (folder contents are on Distemper) 1936-1959
Carton 1, Folder 27
Dog Dryer Berger Company 1956-1966
Carton 1, Folder 28
Drugs 1962-1976 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 29
Eaton Laboratories 1957-1965 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 30
Eisele and Company undated
Carton 1, Folder 31
Fenton Label Company 1971
Carton 1, Folder 32
Foot and Mouth Disease 1952
Carton 1, Folder 33
Ganes 1958
Carton 1, Folder 34
Goshen Laboratories 1958-1966
Carton 1, Folder 35
Hamilton Syringe Company undated
Carton 1, Folder 36
Hill Packing Company 1964-1968
Carton 1, Folder 37
High Chemical Company 1954 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 38
Humphrey Bills 1959-1960
Carton 1, Folder 39
Hydrochloric Acis 1935-1936
Carton 1, Folder 40
Jen-Sal Laboratories 1957 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 1
Kirschner Manufacturing Company undated
Carton 2, Folder 2
Knoll Corporation undated
Carton 2, Folder 3
Leonard Fecal Collector 1959-1979
Carton 2, Folder 4
Lederle 1951-1955 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 5
M. M. Leonard Papers Presented 1939-1979
Carton 2, Folder 6
Leptospirosis 1956
Carton 2, Folder 7
Lindane undated
Carton 2, Folder 8
Livestock Sanitary Regulations 1935-1956
Carton 2, Folder 9
Malucidin 1962-1963
Carton 2, Folder 10
Mason Fence Company 1963
Carton 2, Folder 11
Massengill 1964 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 12
Merck 1946-1950
Carton 2, Folder 13
Mastitis 1956
Carton 2, Folder 14
Medical Pamphlets 1953-1955 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 15
Medical Pamphlets and Reprints undated
Carton 2, Folder 16
Miller Surgical Company undated
Carton 2, Folder 17
Dr. William Moore 1943-1948
Carton 2, Folder 18
L. A. Mosher Company 1971-1972 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 19
National Band and Tag Company 1974 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 20
National Electric Instrument Company 1967
Carton 2, Folder 21
Newcastle Disease 1950
Carton 2, Folder 22
New York State Veterinary College Diagnostic Laboratory undated
Carton 2, Folder 23
North Carolina Association of Professions 1969
Carton 2, Folder 24
North Carolina State Board of Health 1963-1968
Carton 2, Folder 25
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association 1970-1978
Carton 2, Folder 26
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation 1981
Carton 2, Folder 27
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association 1980
Carton 2, Folder 28
Notes from Meetings undated
Carton 2, Folder 29
Merritt Veterinary Supplies, Inc. undated
Carton 2, Folder 30
Parasites (Internal) 1954-1957
Carton 3, Folder 1
Parke, Davis and Company 1951-1967
Carton 3, Folder 2
Parlam Corporation undated
Carton 3, Folder 3
Penicillin undated
Carton 3, Folder 4
Pet Chemicals 1969
Carton 3, Folder 5
Phizer undated
Carton 3, Folder 6
Pictures 1965-1966
Carton 3, Folder 7
Pitman-Moore Company 1969 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 8
Psittacosis 1953-1953
Carton 3, Folder 9
Poisons 1953-1957
Carton 3, Folder 10
Poultry undated
Carton 3, Folder 11
Public Reactions 1956-1963
Carton 3, Folder 12
Dog Food Purina undated
Carton 3, Folder 13
Pyribienzimine undated
Carton 3, Folder 14
Rabies Information undated
Carton 3, Folder 15
Rabies Clinic Information 1955
Carton 3, Folder 16
Recreation Park Zoo 1959-1967
Carton 3, Folder 17
The Relationship of Animal Disease to Public Health undated
Carton 3, Folder 18
Research Supplies undated
Carton 3, Folder 19
Ringworm - Fungi undated
Carton 3, Folder 20
Roccal-Zephira undated
Carton 3, Folder 21
Henry Schein 1977
Carton 3, Folder 22
Schering Corporation undated
Carton 3, Folder 23
School of Veterinary Medicine 1960
Carton 3, Folder 24
Serr-Sharp Grinding Service 1960
Carton 3, Folder 25
Sharp and Dohme undated
Carton 3, Folder 26
Southeastern Medical Supply undated
Carton 4, Folder 1
Stater Splint undated
Carton 4, Folder 2
R. J. Strasenburgh Company undated
Carton 4, Folder 3
Sussex Drugs Products Company 1976
Carton 4, Folder 4
Task (Dichlorvos) undated
Carton 4, Folder 5
Testosterone Propionate 1940
Carton 4, Folder 6
Upjohn undated
Carton 4, Folder 7
Urograph undated
Carton 4, Folder 8
Veterinary Fees undated
Carton 4, Folder 9
Veterinary Pathology and Post Mortem Procedures undated
Carton 4, Folder 10
The Veterinary Profession undated
Carton 4, Folder 11
Veterinary Public Health 1952-1964
Carton 4, Folder 12
Warner-Chilcott Laboratories undated
Carton 4, Folder 13
Warren-Teed Company undated
Carton 4, Folder 14
West Chemical Products Company undated
Carton 4, Folder 15
William Cooper And Nephews 1934-1965
Carton 4, Folder 16
Winthrop Company undated
Carton 4, Folder 17
Wyeth 1968
Carton 4, Folder 18
X-Disease (Hyperkeratosis) 1948-1950
Carton 4, Folder 19
X-Radiation 1957
Carton 4, Folder 20
X-Ray and Light Treatment 1948-1958
Carton 4, Folder 21
Zemmer Products undated
Carton 4, Folder 22
Professional and Educational Materials 1951-1981
Carton 5

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Milton M. Leonard Papers, MC 00133, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.