This collection contains administrative records from the project; bioqraphies of health professionals; information on schools of medicine, dentistry, nursinq, pharmacy, and public health in Kentucky; professional orqanizations and other societies; hospitals and related institutions; public health orqanizations; and miscellaneous health topics.
18 linear feet
The Kentucky Medical Historical Research Project of the WPA transcribed sources on medicine in Kentucky datinq from the early nineteenth century to 1937. The staff copied excerpts from defunct small town newspapers, out-of-print bioqraphical encyclopedias, county histories, scrapbooks, letters, other manuscripts, oral history interviews, extracts from reqionally published nineteenth century medical journals, and many other sources.
Part of the Kornhauser Health Sciences Library Repository