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Interview Clip Between Dr. E. Charlton "Skeeter" Prather and Dr. Wilson T. Sowder.

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Title

Interview Clip Between Dr. E. Charlton "Skeeter" Prather and Dr. Wilson T. Sowder.

Subject

Sowder, Wilson T., 1910-2007 -- Interviews
Public health -- Florida -- History
Public health -- Florida -- Interviews
Oral history
Prather, E. Charlton

Description

In this vignette of the interview between Dr. Prather and Dr. Sowder, Dr. Sowder describes how he dealt with a prevailing staff shortage during the initial years of the First World War as tens of thousands of American troops were waiting to be cleared of venereal diseases in Florida before they could be deemed ready for combat.

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Duration

02:35

Compression

MPEG-4

Collection

Citation

“Interview Clip Between Dr. E. Charlton "Skeeter" Prather and Dr. Wilson T. Sowder. ,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed January 18, 2020, https://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2047.