Caroline Elizabeth Whitney (1899-1928)

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Subject: Whitney, Caroline Elizabeth 1899-1928
       Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.) Medical School
       Barnes Hospital (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Type: Black-and-white photographs

Topic: Medicine
     Women scientists

Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-1082]

Summary: Caroline Elizabeth Whitney (1899-1928) graduated from Washington University Medical School in 1924 and the following year became the first female intern at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. She taught at Washington University Medical School until her death from tuberculosis in 1928

Cite as: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives

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