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On This Day in West Virginia History, February 19th

February 19, 2023

Mountaineer News

Vintage West Virginia

Roscoe Conklin Harrison, noted physician and founder of Harrison Hospital, was born on February 19, 1880.

Learn more: Roscoe C. Harrison "Pioneer Colored Physician Dead" "A Great Crowd Attends Funeral" "Dr. Rosco[e] Conklin Harrison" List of African American Hospitals, Physicians, and Dentists in West Virginia in 1922 Advertisement For Harrison Memorial Hospital Document-Based Questions

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