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Family medicine oral history project

Repository: American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation. Center for the History of Family Medicine

Collection Description (CRHP): The Center for the History of Family Medicine, in a joint project with Family Medicine organizations across the country, collects oral histories, photographs, scrapbooks, artifacts, and other materials that document the history and evolution of General Practice, Family Practice, and the discipline of Family Medicine in the United States.

On civil rights issues, see especially interviews with Dr. Lynn P. Carmichael (who discusses early practice among the indigent, rural, and then-mainly-African-American population in the Miami area during the 1960s) and Dr. Eugene Farley (who mentions involvement in the Civil Rights Movement during the 1960s).

Date(s): 1991

Digital Status: Partial

Extent: audiotapes, transcripts, DVD

Finding Aid URL: http://www.aafpfoundation.org/online/foundation/home/programs/center-history/oralhistory.html External Link

Language: English

Interviewees: Dr. Lynn P. Carmichael, Dr. Eugene Farley

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African Americans--Florida
Civil rights workers
Discrimination in medical care
Medical care

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts
Videorecordings

 

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