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Two women at the West Florida Midwives Institute at Florida A&M College in Tallahassee, Florida.
Series 904, Midwife program files, 1924-1975 ; Box 4, FF22
Midwifery--Study and teaching
African American women--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
African Americans--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee
African American midwives
Ethnicity, African diaspora
Ethnicity, African American
Location: 20328, B.
The Board initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.
Accompanying note: "Lizzie Finlacon[?] Monticello - Teacher Althea Ayers - Home [?] Agents Madison. These two assisted with bag inspections during the midwife institute."
Subject - Person
Subject - Meeting
Subject - Corporate
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Two women at the West Florida Midwives Institute at Florida A&M College in Tallahassee, Florida. 1933. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/44581>, accessed 26 June 2022.
Two women at the West Florida Midwives Institute at Florida A&M College in Tallahassee, Florida. 1933. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/44581>