Milton M. Leonard Papers 1934-1990

Creator
Leonard, Milton Moot, 1893-1984
Size
7.5 linear feet
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.
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

4 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 (Accession 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 1948-1965
Carton 1, Folder 1
American Animal Hospital Association Letters 1963-1967
Carton 1, Folder 2
American Animal Hospital Association Winston-Salem Feb. 5-6,1966
Carton 1, Folder 3
American Veterinary Medical Association 1954-1964
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 1953-1967
Carton 1, Folder 7
National Cylinder Gas Company undated
Carton 1, Folder 8
Animal Health Notes 1969-1973
Carton 1, Folder 9
Arista Surgical Company undated
Carton 1, Folder 10
Armour Veterinary Lab 1972-1973
Carton 1, Folder 11
Associated Concentrates 1968-1971
Carton 1, Folder 12
Barber Veterinary Supply 1967-1968
Carton 1, Folder 13
Bilhuber-Knoll Medical Pamphlets 1946-1956 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 14
Books: Pets Etc. 1963-1972 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 15
Cages 1936-1960
Carton 1, Folder 16
Caranio-mandibular Osteopathy Maddibular Periosititis Dr. Wayne Riser Confirmed 1965-1967
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 1937-1940, and undated
Carton 1, Folder 21
Cleaning Material and How to Use Them 1951
Carton 1, Folder 22
Commercial Medical Literature 1947-1957, and 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) 1917-1959
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 1955-1965 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 1964-1966
Carton 1, Folder 36
Hill Packing Company 1964-1968
Carton 1, Folder 37
High Chemical Company 1953-1962 and undated
Carton 1, Folder 38
Humphrey Bills 1960-1969
Carton 1, Folder 39
Hydrochloric Acids 1922-1936
Carton 1, Folder 40
Jen-Sal Laboratories 1957-1963
Carton 2, Folder 1
Kirschner Manufacturing Company 1973 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 2
Knoll Corporation 1960-1963
Carton 2, Folder 3
Leonard Fecal Collector 1950-1979
Carton 2, Folder 4
Lederle 1948-1955 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 5
M. M. Leonard Papers Presented 1939-1979
Carton 2, Folder 6
Leptospirosis April-November 1956
Carton 2, Folder 7
Lindane December 10,1950, undated
Carton 2, Folder 8
Livestock Sanitary Regulations 1919-1956
Carton 2, Folder 9
Malucidin 1962-1963, undated
Carton 2, Folder 10
Mason Fence Company 1963, undated
Carton 2, Folder 11
Massengill undated
Carton 2, Folder 12
Merck 1946-1961
Carton 2, Folder 13
Mastitis 1942-1957
Carton 2, Folder 14
Veterinary and Medical Pamphlets 1950-1966, and undated
Carton 2, Folder 15
Medical Pamphlets and Reprints 1920-1959
Carton 2, Folder 16
Miller Surgical Company 1934-1951
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 1974-1977, and undated
Carton 2, Folder 20
National Electric Instrument Company 1967 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 21
Newcastle Disease 1943-1950, and undated
Carton 2, Folder 22
New York State Veterinary College Diagnostic Laboratory 1959 and undated
Carton 2, Folder 23
North Carolina Association of Professions 1965-1969, and undated
Carton 2, Folder 24
North Carolina State Board of Health 1963-1968
Carton 2, Folder 25
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association 1970-1978, and undated
Carton 2, Folder 26
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation 1977-1981
Carton 2, Folder 27
North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association 1980-1981
Carton 2, Folder 28
Notes from Meetings undated
Carton 2, Folder 29
Merritt Veterinary Supplies, Inc. undated
Carton 2, Folder 30
Parasites (Internal) 1933-1957
Carton 3, Folder 1
Parke, Davis and Company 1951-1967
Carton 3, Folder 2
Parlam Corporation undated
Carton 3, Folder 3
Penicillin 1948-1949, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 4
Pet Chemicals 1956-1969, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 5
Phizer 1950-1951, undated
Carton 3, Folder 6
Pictures - "Wonderful World of Pets" calendars by Purina Dog Care Center 1965-1966
Carton 3, Folder 7
Pitman-Moore Company 1951-1969 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 8
Psittacosis 1953-1954, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 9
Poisons 1953-1962
Carton 3, Folder 10
Poultry 1953-1955, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 11
Public Reactions 1950-1963
Carton 3, Folder 12
Dog Food Purina 1964 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 13
Pyribenzamine Hydrochloride [Pyribienzimine] 1948 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 14
Rabies Information (1 of 4) 1941-1961 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 15
Rabies Information (2 of 4) 1941-1961 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 16
Rabies Information (3 of 4) 1941-1961 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 17
Rabies Information (4 of 4) 1941-1961 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 18
Rabies Clinic Information 1949-1961 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 19
Recreation Park Zoo 1955-1972, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 20
The Relationship of Animal Disease to Public Health undated
Carton 3, Folder 21
Research Supplies 1960-1961, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 22
Ringworm - Fungi undated
Carton 3, Folder 23
Roccal-Zephira 1940 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 24
Henry Schein 1977
Carton 3, Folder 25
Schering Corporation 1956-1971 and undated
Carton 3, Folder 26
School of Veterinary Medicine 1944-1964, and undated
Carton 3, Folder 27
Serr-Sharp Grinding Service ** check ** 1958-1962
Carton 3, Folder 28
Sharpe and Dohme undated
Carton 3, Folder 29
Southeastern Medical Supply 1965 and undated
Carton 4, Folder 1
E.R. Squibb and Son 1962-1964, and undated
Carton 4, Folder 2
Stader Splint 1942-1952, and undated
Carton 4, Folder 3
R.J Strasenburgh Co. undated
Carton 4, Folder 4
Sussex Drug Products Company 1976 June 16
Carton 4, Folder 5
Task (Dog Anthelmintic) undated
Carton 4, Folder 6
Testosterone Propionate 1939-1940
Carton 4, Folder 7
Upjohn 1951-1968, and undated
Carton 4, Folder 8
Urograph February-June 1960 and undated
Carton 4, Folder 9
Veterinary Fees 1951-1966, and undated
Carton 4, Folder 10
Veterinary Pathology and Post Mortem Procedures 1947 and undated
Carton 4, Folder 11
The Veterinary Profession 1945-1968
Carton 4, Folder 12
Veterinary Public Health 1951-1964
Carton 4, Folder 13
Warner-Chilcott Labs 1957
Carton 4, Folder 14
Warren-Teed Company undated
Carton 4, Folder 15
West Chemical Products Company "Wescodyne" 1955
Carton 4, Folder 16
William Cooper and Nephews 1934-1965
Carton 4, Folder 17
Winthrop Company 1957-1967
Carton 4, Folder 18
Wyeth 1952-1968
Carton 4, Folder 19
X-Disease (Hyperkerotosis) 1949-1950 (2012.0044)
Carton 4, Folder 20
X-Radiation 1936-1957
Carton 4, Folder 21
X-Ray and Light Treatment 1948-1958
Carton 4, Folder 22
Zemmer 1966 and undated
Carton 4, Folder 23
Fact Book School of Veterinary Medicine 1981-12
Carton 4, Folder 26
Noninfectious Dermatoses in Dogs and Cats 1937-1963
Carton 4, Folder 27
School of Veterinary Medicine, General Information 1977-1985
Carton 4, Folder 28
Miscellaneous Veterinary Meetings 1951-1964
Carton 4, Folder 29
Miscellaneous Veterinary Reports - Various Animals 1965-1969
Carton 4, Folder 30
Miscellaneous Veterinary Reports - Various Animals 1971-1977
Carton 4, Folder 31
Miscellaneous Veterinary Reports - Various Animals 1971-1977
Carton 4, Folder 32
Leonard Personal Library donated to NCVM Library 1961-1982
Carton 4, Folder 33
NC State School of Veterinary Medicine Bumper Stickers unknown
Carton 4, Folder 34
Correspondence 1958-1983
Carton 4, Folder 24
The North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation (N.C.V.M.F.) 1972-1981
Carton 4, Folder 25

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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.