Biography and History

F. L. Pleadwell was an American naval medical officer, editor, and autograph collector.

Source: From the finding aid for C0535

  • F. L. Pleadwell paper. 1930-1957 (bulk), 1880-1973 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0535

    Consists, for the most part, of letters received by American physician and collector F. L. Pleadwell and his wife, the former Laura Mell Stith, concerning Pleadwell's collection of autographs and books in the literary and historical fields, but includes an album of letters and other items collected from prominent associates in the medical field.