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Letter from H. M. Green, Physician, Knoxville to Gov. Ben W. Hooper, August 13, 1912.

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Identifier: MM.2017.026
Scope and Contents Letter from H. M. Green, Physician, Knoxville to Gov. Ben W. Hooper, August 13, 1912. Letter from Green, physician to Bessie Hamilton, concerning her murder by her husband Dennis Hamilton, currently a prisoner in the state penitentiary. Henry Morgan Green (1877-1939) was one of the leading African American physicians of Knoxville. It was largely through his efforts that the colored unit of Knoxville General Hospital was built. He was a leading authority on pellagra.
Dates: 1912

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  • Subject: Bessie Hamilton X