Barbara K. Dent
El Paso Medical Community
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Charter members of El Paso County Historical Society.
Summary of Interview
Part of the Health Care on the Border Project; Wm. Beaumont Army Hospital during WW II; relationship between civilian and military physicians; El Paso-County Hospital; treatment of tuberculosis ; Woman's Auxiliary of El Paso County Medical Society; acquisition of S.T. Turner home by Medical Society; prevention of polio and care of polio patients in El Paso and Hot Springs, N.M.; founding of El Paso County Historical Society and its publication, Password.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour and 15 minutes
Length of Transcript
Interview with Henry Dodson Garrett M.D. and Rebecca Garrett by Barbara K. Dent, 1993, "Interview no. 821," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.