History of Medicine in Fayette County Oral History Project

Description: 
This series concerns the history of medicine in Fayette County in the twentieth century. Physicians discuss their personal and family histories, the University of Kentucky in the 1920s, Good Samaritan Hospital and other hospitals in Lexington during the 1920s and 1930s, internships in the 1930s, Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camps, disease in the CCC camps, medicine during World War II, practicing medicine in Lexington immediately after World War II, house calls, the elimination of septic tanks and installation of city sewers, the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department, the University of Kentucky Medical Center and its relationship with the community, the controversy over the establishment of the University of Kentucky Medical Center, general practice doctors, surgeons, surgical procedure advancements, nursing care, the desegregation of the Fayette County Medical Association in 1947 and 1948, black physicians in Lexington, cooperation between white and black physicians, tuberculosis, venereal diseases, the Hunter Foundation, Dr. John Scott, and Dr. Frederick Rankin.

Project Accession: 
MED001
Themes: 
LC Subjects: 
African American physicians--Kentucky--Lexington   Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)   Diseases--Kentucky--Fayette County   Fayette County (Ky.)   Fayette County (Ky.)--Race relations.   Good Samaritan Hospital (Lexington, Ky.)   Hospitals--Kentucky--Lexington   Hunter Foundation for Health Care.   Lexington (Ky.).   Lexington-Fayette County Health Dept. (Ky.)   Lexington-Fayette County Medical Society (Ky.)   Medical care--Kentucky--Fayette County   Medical cooperation--Kentucky--Fayette County   Medicine--Kentucky--Fayette County   Medicine--Study and teaching (Internship)--Kentucky--Fayette County.   Nursing--Kentucky--Fayette County   Physicians (General practice)--Kentucky--Fayette County   Physicians--Kentucky--Lexington   Public health--Kentucky--Fayette County   Race relations--Kentucky--Fayette County   Rankin, Fred W. (Fred Wharton), 1886-   Scott, John, 1875-1966.   Segregation--Kentucky--Fayette County   Sewerage--Kentucky--Fayette County   Sexually transmitted diseases--Kentucky--Fayette County   Surgeons--Kentucky--Fayette County   Tuberculosis--Kentucky--Fayette County   Universities and colleges--Kentucky--Lexington   University of Kentucky   University of Kentucky. Medical Center   World War, 1939-1945--Medical care   World War, 1939-1945.  

Restriction: 
No Restrictions
Number of Interviews: 
57

 
 Interviewee(s)
 Accession Number
 Date
 Interviewer
 Access
 Restrictions
Glenn U. Dorroh  
1982oh072_med001  
1982-03-03
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
William R. Willard  
1982oh073_med002  
1982-05-17
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Edward H. Ray  
1982oh074_med003  
1982-05-21
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Donnan B. Harding  
1983oh002_med005  
1983-01-25
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Carl H. Fortune  
1983oh003_med006  
1983-01-26
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Thomas D. Clark  
1983oh009_med007  
1983-02-01
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Rankin C. Blount  
1983oh010_med008  
1983-02-07
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
A.J. Whitehouse  
1983oh011_med009  
1983-02-14
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Carl H. Fortune  
1983oh014_med010  
1983-02-23
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Allen J. Cornish  
1983oh021_med011  
1983-03-17
Stacy Freed

No restrictions
Irene Roeckel  
1983oh027_med012  
1983-04-01
Stacy Freed

No restrictions
W. Lloyd Adams  
1983oh028_med013  
1983-03-30
Stacy Freed

No restrictions
Theodore Adams  
1983oh062_med014  
1983-03-30
Carl H. Fortune

No restrictions
Leslie W. Blakey  
1983oh066_med015  
1983-04-27
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Thornton Scott  
1983oh092_med016  
1983-05-25
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Fred P. Moberly  
1983oh099_med017  
1983-06-27
Carl H. Fortune

No restrictions
Logan Gragg  
1983oh102_med018  
1983-07-14
Carl H. Fortune

No restrictions
George G. Greene  
1983oh103_med019  
1983-07-18
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Harris Isbell  
1984oh007_med020  
1984-02-23
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Frank G. Dickey  
1984oh008_med021  
1984-03-01
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Maurice Kaufmann  
1984oh016_med022  
1984-04-10
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Rufus C. Alley  
1984oh017_med023  
1984-04-11
Carl H. Fortune
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Arnold B. Combs  
1984oh020_med024  
1984-04-17
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
Robert J. Griffin  
1984oh025_med025  
1984-06-23
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Donald E. Edger  
1984oh026_med026  
1984-06-11
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Robert B. Warfield  
1984oh027_med027  
1984-06-12
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
William C. Ellis  
1984oh028_med028  
1984-06-14
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
C. Edward Rankin  
1984oh029_med029  
1984-06-18
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Mary N. Smith  
1984oh034_med030  
1984-06-25
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Robert B. Warfield  
1984oh035_med031  
1984-06-26
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Doane Fischer  
1984oh036_med032  
1984-06-27
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Caroline P. Scott  
1984oh037_med033  
1984-06-28
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Robert J. Griffin  
1984oh038_med034  
1984-06-29
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Walter L. Boswell  
1984oh046_med035  
1984-07-05
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Ullin W. Leavell, Jr.  
1984oh047_med036  
1984-07-10
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Peter P. Bosomworth  
1984oh048_med037  
1984-07-11
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
David B. Stevens  
1984oh049_med038  
1984-07-13
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
John E. Trevey  
1984oh051_med039  
1984-07-16
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Edward H. Ray, Jr.  
1984oh053_med040  
1984-07-18
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Frank R. Lemon  
1984oh054_med041  
1984-07-19
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Franklin B. Moosnick  
1984oh056_med042  
1984-07-20
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Arthur A. Hellesbusch  
1984oh061_med043  
1984-07-31
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
John E. Trevey  
1984oh062_med044  
1984-08-01
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
James G. Wilhite  
1984oh064_med045  
1984-08-03
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Aaron S. Mason  
1984oh066_med046  
1984-08-07
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
N. Lewis Bosworth  
1984oh067_med047  
1984-08-08
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Noble T. Macfarlane, Jr.  
1984oh069_med048  
1984-08-09
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
David B. Stevens  
1984oh071_med049  
1984-08-10
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Richard D. Floyd  
1984oh073_med050  
1984-08-14
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Ballard F. Combs  
1984oh075_med051  
1984-08-15
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Claude Trapp  
1984oh082_med052  
1984-08-17
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
Marcus L. Dillon, Jr.  
1984oh083_med053  
1984-08-20
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
James W. Hammons  
1984oh084_med054  
1984-08-22
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
James G. Wilhite  
1984oh088_med055  
1984-09-07
Richard C. Smoot

No restrictions
George G. Greene  
1984oh157_med056  
1984-04-19
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions
George G. Greene  
1984oh158_med057  
1984-12-13
Thomas F. Whayne

No restrictions

  

  

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