Author Biographical Info

Judson Ludwell Taylor was born August 5, 1881, at New Waverly, Texas. He died November 28, 1944. Doctor Taylor was a surgeon and served as Commander in the United States Navy. He was a founding member of the American Board of Surgery. He lead the formation of a permanent blood plasma bank for the Gulf Coast area. He served as president of the State Medical Association and Harris County Medical Society, and was instrumental in developing the Post-Graduate Medical Assembly of South Texas. He played a large part in establishing the Dental Branch of The University of Texas. See more at


MS 210

Publication Date(s)

November 9, 2021




Houston (TX), Martin Junius Taylor, photographs


The Judson L. Taylor, MD papers consists of one oversize photograph portrait, two full sheet newspapers, and other newspapers clippings related to Judson Taylor and his brother, Dr. Martin Junius Taylor. The collection is in good condition, and all materials are stored in one oversize box. See more at MS 210.


Gift letter sent to Margaret Moss, dated July 27, 1983. Other materials related to Judson Taylor can be found in the HAM-TMC Library Historical Photogrpah Collection (IC 098)>/a>




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