Key, Dr Olan 1979-06-29

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Dr. Olan Key discusses the growth of medicine and medical facilities in Lubbock, Texas.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Dr. Olan Key

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: June 29, 1979

Location: Littlefield, Texas

Interviewer: William Dunnagan

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Medical facilities, Hospitals, Lubbock Memorial Sanitarium, Practice during Great Depression, Key’s practice, Surgery, Deliveries, Plains Clinic, Ellwood Home, George Simmons, Antibiotics, Mortality rate, Highland Hospital, Dr. Taylor, Financial difficulties, Medical services for blacks, Dr. Oliver, Dr. J. A. Chatman, Post-graduate school, Community rate, Public attitude, Texas Tech influence, War-time practice.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1918-1979

Bulk Dates: 1918-1945

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