Early 20th Century Health Care

Barbara Hammond talked about the history of the Open Air Baby Camp. It was developed as a summer ward for ill babies in the early 20th… read more

Barbara Hammond talked about the history of the Open Air Baby Camp. It was developed as a summer ward for ill babies in the early 20th century as health care practitioners became more aware of sanitation and the spread of disease. She also talked about the current renovation project.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Wichita, Kansas, on May 7-10 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Location:
Wichita, Kansas, United States
First Aired:
Jun 2, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2012

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  • Jun 02, 2012 | 11:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 03, 2012 | 5:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 03, 2012 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2012 | 6:34am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 23, 2012 | 6:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 23, 2012 | 10:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 25, 2012 | 2:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2012 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2012 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 01, 2012 | 5:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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