This letter, presumably sent to physicians in Gibson County, Tennessee, describes the onset of nursing services at delivery for residents of the county beginning October 21, 1937.
This document provides a table of the year to year infant and maternal mortality in Mississippi between 1930 and 1937. It includes total mortality as well as mortality by race.
Two pages including hand written sheet on preparation for delivery, and a typewritten document, Preparation for Delivery, with a handwritten direction to give to patient around the 7th month.
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