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Kansas City Women of Independent Minds
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TitleKansas City Women of Independent Minds
AbstractPhotos and bio of Dr. Katherine Berry Richardson, or Katherine Richardson (ca. 1860-1933), co-founder of Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City and "described as the most important woman in Kansas City" at her death. Native of Kentucky coming to Kansas City in the mid-1890s with her sister Dr. Alice Berry Graham, practicing dentistry and residing in the Ridge Building before moving to 121 Clinton Place and founding Mercy Hospital for crippled children in 1897 (with a new building in 1916 on Independence Avenue and a "war at Wheatley Hospital where white nurses worked with black nurses in training)."
AuthorJane F. Flynn
Location920.72 F64k
Chapter Title70 (Katherine Berry Richardson)
Local SubjectRichardson, Katherine B.
Item TypeBook
Access This ItemThis document is not available online. You may come to the Missouri Valley Room to view it or request a photocopy from the Library's Document Delivery service. https://www.kclibrary.org/services/copy-requests
Item ID117486
CONTENTdm number6972
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