Document certifying medical services and treatment provided to enslaved persons

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MS021-086a

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Document certifying medical services and treatment provided to enslaved persons

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  • 1843-1847 (Creation)

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1 document

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Document written by Dr. Patterson certifying medical treatment was rendered to enslaved persons with secondary syphilis, who were subsequently cured (according to Dr. Patterson), at the request of plantation owners, Jacob and Liza Thomas

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Digital copy made available by Texas Medical Center Library

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text

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Creative Commons License 4.0, Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs. Images are to be used for educational purposes only, and are not to be reproduced without permission from The TMC Library, McGovern Historical Center, 1133 John Freeman Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030, mcgovern@library.tmc.edu, 713-799-7899. Creative Commons License 4.0, Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs. CC BY-NC-ND.

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  • English

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donation

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