An Account of the Life of A Country DoctoreBook - 1994
Dr. George T. Mitchell of Marshall, Illinois, shares with humor and compassion stories and reflections about his medical practice of fifty years, a period spanning several generations of life in the Midwest, from horse-and-buggy days to the space age.
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, , ©1994
Branch Call Number: 921 Mitch
Characteristics: xv, 359 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Doctor George
From Library Staff
Dr. Mitchell practiced medicine in a small, rural Midwest community. As their needs grew and the number of doctors shrank, he also took on the mantle of community activist to get his patients what they needed.