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Meharry Medical College (The Campus History Series)

By Sandra Martin Parham
Arcadia Publishing
128 pages

“Originally founded in 1876 as a department of Central Tennessee College, Meharry Medical College was granted a separate charter of incorporation in 1915. … By the mid-20th century, Meharry Medical College graduated approximately half the black doctors in the United States.”

-from the publisher