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

Tape Number

No. 821

Transcript Number

No. 821

Length of Transcript

56 pages

Interview Number

No. 821

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