The Life and Work of Dr. Susan LaFlesche Picotte by Martha Ellen Webb

When
Jun 16 2014 - 7:00pm
About this event
Description: 
Did you know that the first Native American woman doctor was an Omaha Indian from Nebraska? Dr. Susan LaFlesche Picotte (1865-1915) was the daughter of the famous Omaha Chief Iron Eye. Schooled on the East coast, "Dr. Susan" returned to Nebraska, struggled to provide medical care for her people and won the respect of the Indians and non-Indians whose lives she touched.
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Website: 
www.humanitiesnebraska.org
Location
John A Stahl Library
330 N Colfax
68788 West Point, NE
United States
Phone: 402-648-7438
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