With Integrity and Dignity: The Life of James W. Colbert, Jr., M.D.


Many people provided support for the development of this online exhibit. For providing their personal perspectives to this story we would like to thank:

  • The Colbert Family
    • Lorna Tuck Colbert
    • James W. Colbert, III
    • Edward T. Colbert
    • Mary Colbert Denger
    • Margaret Colbert Keegan
    • Thomas Colbert
    • John A. Colbert
    • Elizabeth Colbert-Busch
    • Stephen T. Colbert
  • William H. Golod, Ph.D.
  • R. Layton McCurdy, M.D.
  • H. Biemann Othersen, Jr., M.D.
  • Fred E. Pittman, M.D., Ph.D.
  • W. Curtis Worthington, Jr., M.D.

For providing photographs and memorabilia we would like to thank:

  • The Colbert Family
  • Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library
  • National Library of Medicine
  • Yale University Library

For their help with technical, promotional, financial, moral, and creative support we would particularly like to thank:

  • Thomas Basler, Director, MUSC Library
  • Raymond S. Greenberg, M.D., Ph.D.,
    President, MUSC
  • James Fisher, Director, Office of Development
  • E. Brooke Fox, MUSC University Archives
  • Lisa M. Fennessy, Art Services
  • Thomas L. Hamm II, ESL
  • Susan D. Hoffius, Waring Historical Library
  • Sherman Paggi, Web Designer
  • Jennifer Welch, Waring Historical Library
  • Waring Library Society

About the Exhibit

This web exhibit was prepared by E. Brooke Fox, MUSC University Archivist, and Susan D. Hoffius, Curator, Waring Historical Library. The exhibit was designed by Thomas L. Hamm II, ESL, and produced by Sherman Paggi, MUSC Library Web Developer.

Photographs and Reproductions.

The Waring Historical Library holds the copyrights for some (but not all) of the photographs and textual images. If you are interested in reproducing items, please contact the University Archivist. As with all copyrighted material, “fair use” guidelines of the applicable copyright laws may apply to educational or other non-commercial uses.

Citation and Attribution.

Please cite this electronic exhibition as a whole as “With Integrity and Dignity: The Life of James W. Colbert, Jr., M.D.” an online exhibition of the Waring Historical Library, Medical University of South Carolina Library. Charleston, SC: Waring Historical Library, 2009. URL: http://waring.library.musc.edu/exhibits/colbert/

Questions or comments:

MUSC University Archives