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Dr. Lester David Riggs

This series is composed of the following textual records and graphic materials created during the life of Dr. Lester David Riggs:
*University Medical College of Kansas records ca. 1900-1904

  • Cards, Business Cards, Invitations
    *Letters, and Correspondence
  • Newspaper Clippings
  • Photographs and Postcards Receipts, and Tickets ca. 1902-1904 Records and Photographs of Mrs. Lester Riggs, Bertha
  • Obituary Notice and other related documents dating from 1963-1986

Riggs, Lester David

Records of Dr. Lester D. Riggs

  • CA ON00156 2018-018
  • Fonds
  • 1914-1930

Items relating to the life of Lester David Riggs.

1) Certificates:

  • License to practice medicine in California, 1914
  • License to practice medicine in Arizona, 1916
  • License to practice medicine in New Mexico, 1918
  • License to practice medicine in New York, 1918
  • Appointment as First Lieutenant in the United States Army Medical Corps, 1918
  • License to practice medicine in Wyoming, 1920
  • Membership of the Associate of Military Surgeons, 1920
  • Licentiate from the Post Graduate Course in Pulmonary Tuberculosis, 1925
  • Licentiate as Fellow of the American College of Physicians, 1929
  • Certificate in Internal Medicine, 1937

2) Other materials

  • Two photographs of Lester D. Riggs in army uniform
  • 'Symptoms and Treatment of Tuberculosis' paper by Lester D. Riggs, c. 1926
  • 'Chronic Diseases Found in Association with Pulmonary Tuberculosis: Their Influence on Prognosis and Treatment' paper by Lester D. Riggs, 2 December 1926
  • 'Tuberculous Activity Following Tonsillectomy' paper by Lester D. Riggs, 25 May 1928
  • 'Definite Terminal Signs in Pulmonary Tuberculosis' paper by Lester D. Riggs, c.1928
  • 'Artificial Pneumothorax and Tuberculosis' paper by Lester D. Riggs, 26 March 1929
  • Copy of letter of recommendation from George H. Kress, 15 May 1929
  • Printed program for the Convocation of the American College of Physicians, 1 May 1935
  • List of books [possibly owned by Lester D. Riggs]
  • Biography of Dr. Lester David Riggs

3) Journal of 'Artificial Pneumothorax Notes', including names of patients, 1929-1930

Riggs, Lester David