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Carver Memorial Hospital photograph, 1947 June 19

 Item — Folder: MS-000 003
Identifier: MS-000-03

Scope and Contents

This item is one print photograph of the first baby born in Carver Memorial Hospital, the first publicly owned and tax-supported hospital in the United States staffed by African Americans for the care of African American patients in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The photograph is dated 1947 June 19.


  • 1947 June 19

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.16 Linear Feet (8 containers)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Mary Ann Makooi, the daughter of Carver Memorial Hospital administrator Elmer L. Crozier, donated this item to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on 2018 February 16.

Collection Area Details

Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Manuscript Collections Collection Area

615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA
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