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Charles Eastman: pioneering native historian and physician - the first American Indian to earn a medical degree.

Dakota doctor witnesses Wounded Knee aftermath - Timeline - Native Voices

Charles Alexander Eastman (born Hakadah and later named Ohíye S’a; February 1858 – January a Native American (Santee Sioux and Anglo-American) physician, writer, national lecturer, and reformer, active in politics and issues on American Indian rights.

The Gettysburg Address - a GN for everyone... history buffs and those new to American History will love it!

The Gettysburg Address: A Graphic Adaptation by Jonathan Hennessey, Aaron McConnell Call Number: E 2013

Mary Eliza Mahoney was the 1st African-American RN. In 1878, at age 33, she was admitted into the nursing program at New England Hospital for Women & Children, Roxbury, MA. 16 months later, she was one of 4 who completed the course(of 42 who started with her). In 1908, she co-founded the Nat. Assoc. of Colored GN's(NACGN). In 1936, the NACGN created an award in honor of Mahoney for women who contributed to racial integration in nursing. In 1976, she was inducted into the Nursing Hall of…

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Rebecca Lee, the first black woman to receive a medical degree in the U. (and perhaps the world), graduated in 1864 from the New England Female Medical College, which became a part of Boston University.

14 Things That Are Banned In Other Countries But Perfectly Fine In The U.S.

14 Things That Are Banned In Other Countries But Perfectly Fine In The U.S.

14 Things That Are Banned In Other Countries But Perfectly Fine In The U.

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