Patrick H. Hanley papers, 1923-1995 | Louisiana Research Collection

By Eira Tansey

Collection Overview

Title: Patrick H. Hanley papers, 1923-1995

Predominant Dates:1943-1979

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 887

Primary Creator: Hanley, Patrick H.

Extent: 8.0 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: The collection consists of 11 boxes and several oversize folders. It is 8 linear feet.

Date Acquired: 12/21/1994

Subjects: Hanley, Jeanne C. Roeling., Hanley, Patrick H., Health education -- History., Internal medicine -- History., Medicine -- Study and teaching., Microscope slides., New Orleans (La.) -- History -- 20th century., Physicians -- Louisiana -- New Orleans., Proctology -- History.

Forms of Material: Biographies., Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence., Genealogies., Medical records., Pamphlets., Photographs., Scrapbooks.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of the professional papers, correspondence, military records, drawings, slides, and other documents primarily concerning the medical and teaching career of Patrick H. Hanley, prominent New Orleans proctologist and surgeon. The collection also includes papers pertaining to his wife, Dr. Jeanne C. Roeling Hanley.

Biographical Note

Patrick H. Hanley was born in Lockport, Louisiana, in 1909. He graduated from Southwestern Louisiana Institute in 1929 and the Tulane University School of Medicine in 1933. During World War II, Hanley served as a lieutenant commander in Bahia, Brazil, where he devoted himself to disease prevention and health education. After the war, he returned to New Orleans, eventually achieving the position of Emeritus Professor of Surgery at Tulane School of Medicine and Emeritus Chair of the Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery at Ochsner Clinic. He served in a leadership role in the medical community and received numerous awards for his pioneering work in audiovisual programming as a medical teaching tool. His wife, Jeanne C. Roeling Hanley, was also a physician. They had one daughter, Jeanne Hanley Rabig.

Subject/Index Terms

Hanley, Jeanne C. Roeling.
Hanley, Patrick H.
Health education -- History.
Internal medicine -- History.
Medicine -- Study and teaching.
Microscope slides.
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- 20th century.
Physicians -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Proctology -- History.

Administrative Information

Repository: Louisiana Research Collection

Alternate Extent Statement: 8 linear feet.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. Researchers agree to neither record nor reveal personally identifying medical and patient information that may be present in this collection.

Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Acquisition Source: Patricia Rabig.

Acquisition Method: Gift.

Preferred Citation: Patrick H. Hanley papers, Manuscripts Collection 887, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection revised in 2004 by Melissa Smith.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011. Revised by LAC 8/3/11.

Other Note: OCLC Number: 311120183


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Genealogy, biography, correspondence, 1933-1949],
[Box 2: Correspondence, 1950-1973],
[Box 3: Correspondence, 1974-1979],
[Box 4: Correspondence, 1979-1990s],
[Box 5: Military pamphlets; medical papers, 1939-1944; 1955 and undated],
[Box 6: Jeanne C. Roeling (Mrs. P. Hanley) papers, Patricka Hanley's (daughter's) school albums, Dr. George F. Roeling photographs],
[Box 7: Medical meetings, 1960-1974],
[Box 8: Medical meetings, 1974-1981],
[Box 9: Medical meetings; newspaper clippings, 1982-1984; 1940s-1980s],
[Box 10: Photographs and other papers],
[[information restricted]],
[Oversize folder 1: Medical drawing and photos of Dr. Hanley's practice as a Colon and Rectal surgeon],
[Oversize folder 2: Patrick H. Hanley certificate],
[Oversize folder 3: Scrapbooks],
[Volume 1: Family pictures],
[Volume 2: Family, gardening, Carnival, dogs],
[Volume 3: Family (especially grandson), Carnival],
[Volume 4: Carnival, Dorian, P. Hanley King, 1953],
[Volume 5: Carnival, Caliphs of Cairo, P. Hanley King, 1956],
[Volume 6: Reception honoring Patrick Hanley, Atlanta, 1979],
[Volume 7: "My School Book," Wilson School, "Patty", 1952],
[All]

Box 2: Correspondence, 1950-1973
Folder 1: Correspondence, 1950-1952
Folder 2: Correspondence, 1953-1956
Folder 3: Correspondence, 1957
Folder 4: Correspondence, 1958-1959
Folder 5: Correspondence, 1960s
Folder 6: Correspondence, 1965-1974
Folder 7: Correspondence, 1970s
Folder 8: Correspondence (Orleans Parish Medical Society), 1973
Folder 9: Correspondence (Hanley's surgery), 1973
Folder 10: Correspondence, invitation to members, 1973

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Genealogy, biography, correspondence, 1933-1949],
[Box 2: Correspondence, 1950-1973],
[Box 3: Correspondence, 1974-1979],
[Box 4: Correspondence, 1979-1990s],
[Box 5: Military pamphlets; medical papers, 1939-1944; 1955 and undated],
[Box 6: Jeanne C. Roeling (Mrs. P. Hanley) papers, Patricka Hanley's (daughter's) school albums, Dr. George F. Roeling photographs],
[Box 7: Medical meetings, 1960-1974],
[Box 8: Medical meetings, 1974-1981],
[Box 9: Medical meetings; newspaper clippings, 1982-1984; 1940s-1980s],
[Box 10: Photographs and other papers],
[[information restricted]],
[Oversize folder 1: Medical drawing and photos of Dr. Hanley's practice as a Colon and Rectal surgeon],
[Oversize folder 2: Patrick H. Hanley certificate],
[Oversize folder 3: Scrapbooks],
[Volume 1: Family pictures],
[Volume 2: Family, gardening, Carnival, dogs],
[Volume 3: Family (especially grandson), Carnival],
[Volume 4: Carnival, Dorian, P. Hanley King, 1953],
[Volume 5: Carnival, Caliphs of Cairo, P. Hanley King, 1956],
[Volume 6: Reception honoring Patrick Hanley, Atlanta, 1979],
[Volume 7: "My School Book," Wilson School, "Patty", 1952],
[All]


Page Generated in: 0.614 seconds (using 242 queries).
Using 13.82MB of memory. (Peak of 14.23MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21 rev-3
Copyright ©2017 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign