Letter from Clarabell Presley to Henry Swan


Title:
Letter from Clarabell Presley to Henry Swan
Description:
On October 19, 1954, Presley, then a 34 year old mother of two, had her atrial septal defect repaired by Swan. She had a third child several months after the first anniversary of this life-changing surgery. She sent Swan an update each year on that anniversary from 1955 to 1995. Presley died in 1996, over 40 years after Swan repaired the defect.
Extent:
2 pages
Date Created:
19 October 1979
Creator:
Presley, Clarabell (Clarabell Presley)
Recipient:
Swan, Henry (Henry Swan)
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of Janet DeFelice.
Profiles in Science ID:
HPBBLL
NLM ID:
101584933X176
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 12. Folder: 30