Arnett, Dr Sam C Jr 1968-06-20

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Dr. Arnett talks briefly about early medical training and various aspects of medicine and the medical profession in Lubbock. Nothing receives more the cursory consideration.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Dr. Sam C. Arnett, Jr.

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Date: June 20, 1968

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: John R. Abshire

Length: 20 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Autobiographical material, Lubbock population - 1908, First school location, Texas Tech - 192-, Enrollment, Baylor Medical School, Curriculum, Enrollment, Size of graduating class - 1932, Autobiographical material, New York internship, Lubbock: Early practice, Specialization, Insulin, First GKG, EKG, Early X-Ray, Rheumatic fever, Doctors' status, Hospitals, Establishment of St. Mary's, Nurses' training

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1908-1968

Bulk Dates: 1908-1932

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