Phares (David Lewis) collection
Mississippi State University Libraries
Item TypeFinding Aid
MSS. 444. 1837-1893. 0.4 cubic feet and 1 reel microfilm. Diary (1837-1844), obituaries (1893), biographies, address to a graduating class, photograph, medical notebook (1838), and notebook containing a list of students of the Newton Female Institute (1842-1851) and notes from medical lectures on horses. Phares, a physician, studied in Louisiana, lived much of his life in Wilkinson County, Mississippi, and was appointed to the faculty of Mississippi A&M College in 1880.