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The Florence R. Sabin Papers

Title:
[Florence Sabin with Colorado governor Lee Knous as he signs the Sabin health bills into law]
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Description:
Sabin's committee drafted six bills: 1) a plan to reorganize the State Health Department; 2) a plan to allow adjoining counties with limited resources to receive federal, state, or local funds in order to organize district health services; 3) a plan to increase the per diem allowance for hospitalized indigent tuberculosis patients; 4) a plan to allow the State Health Department to receive federal funds for hospital construction under the Hill-Burton Act; 5) plan to set up a state tuberculosis hospital; 6) a plan for the strict control of brucellosis, a serious disease of cattle. The first four were passed in 1947.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (274,174 Bytes)
Date:
1947
Creator:
[Colorado State Medical Society]
Source:
Original Repository: Smith College. Sophia Smith Collection. Florence Rena Sabin Papers
Rights:
Courtesy of Smith College.
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Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Colorado
Exhibit Category:
Sabin's Third Career: Public Health in Colorado, 1939-1951
Relation:
Metadata Record [Colorado governor Lee Knous handing Sabin the pen with which he signed the Sabin health bill] (1947) jpg (280,740 Bytes)
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Box Number: 29
Folder Number: 8
Unique Identifier:
RRBBBV
Document Type:
Photographic prints
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Physical Condition:
Good
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2005-09-23
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