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Interview No. 826, Mrs. Anne Camp Johnson Nov 1991

Interview No. 826, Mrs. Anne Camp Johnson

Combined Interviews

Part of Health Care on the Border project; biographical information about Dr. and Mrs. S.T. Turner; attended El Paso School for Girls; describes Turner home; recalls childhood experiences in Turner home including Gen. John J. Pershing's visit.


Interview No. 827, Wayne L. Lorentzen, M.D. Nov 1991

Interview No. 827, Wayne L. Lorentzen, M.D.

Combined Interviews

Part of Health Care on the Border Project; family history including grandfather's participation in California Gold Rush; military stint in U.S. Navy during WW II; internship in Detroit; comments on segregation in hospitals; opening of first office in Gunning-Castile Bldg; discussion of pulmonary tuberculosis; changes in practice of medicine.


Interview No. 819, Arlin B. Cooper, M.D. Aug 1991

Interview No. 819, Arlin B. Cooper, M.D.

Combined Interviews

Part of Health Care on the Border Project; biographical data; medical school; father's friendship with H.L. Hunt, founder of Hunt Oil Co; experience in U.S. Army; trip with J. Frank Dobie to Yaqui area of Mexico; friendship with Carl Hertzog; lack of ethics training in current medical schools.


Interview No. 828, Laurance N. Nickey, M.D. Aug 1991

Interview No. 828, Laurance N. Nickey, M.D.

Combined Interviews

Part of Health Care on the Border Project; recalls El Paso childhood and participation in El Paso's first Sun Carnival; WW II in El Paso including the internment of German rocket scientist, landing of German V-2 rocket in Juarez, crash of B-24 Liberator Bomber on Mt. Franklin; work as an orderly in Thomason Hospital's emergency room; distribution of SABIN Oral Sundaes; El Paso County Medical Society Foundation; public health problems and issues along U.S.-Mexico border; relationship of El Paso City-County Health District to Wm. Beaumont Army Hospital and Cd. Juarez.


Interview No. 833, Maurice Spearman, M.D. Mar 1991

Interview No. 833, Maurice Spearman, M.D.

Combined Interviews

Part of Health Care on the Border Project; medical school; military duty with U.S. Navy; changes in El Paso's hospitals; experiences as editor of Southwestern Journal of Medicine; volunteer work with Southwestern Children's Home; founding El Paso Medical Center, comments on Roundtable meetings with Ed Pooley, editor of the El Paso Herald Post.