Dr. Halle T. Dillon medical licensure exam

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Halle T. Dillon, an African American and a graduate of the Woman's Medical College in Philadelphia, was the first woman licensed to practice medicine in the state of Alabama. At the time of the exam, she lived in Tuskegee and planned to work in Macon County.

This medical examination, which took place from August 17 to 25, 1891, is divided by subject. Each section begins with a series of typed questions, followed by Dr. Dillon's handwritten responses.

The full application and examination is available in the ADAH digital collections.

Works

All works are fully transcribed.
Application for examination

Application for examination

1 page: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in anatomy

Examination in anatomy

8 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in chemistry

Examination in chemistry

6 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in hygiene

Examination in hygiene

9 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in mechanism of labor

Examination in mechanism of labor

7 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in medical jurisprudence

Examination in medical jurisprudence

13 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in natural history and diagnosis of diseases

Examination in natural history and diagnosis of diseases

16 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in obstetrical operations

Examination in obstetrical operations

5 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in physical diagnosis

Examination in physical diagnosis

12 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
Examination in physiology

Examination in physiology

8 pages: 0% indexed, 100% transcribed
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