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
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