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Geraldine Mowbray-Arnett collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1489
Overview

Dr. Geraldine Mowbray-Arnett was the first known African American woman to attend the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1937. She went on the create a succesful career and eventually became the director for the Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York. This collection includes newspaper clippings, yearbooks, correspondence, several photographs, a dissertation including an interview with her, and items from her time in the Sumner High School Alumni Association.

Dates: 1908 - 2000

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  • Language: English X
  • Names: Sumner High School (Kansas City, Kan.) X
  • Subject: African American women in the professions X