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Oakdale Sanatorium Lecture

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Kathy Fait presents her collected research on Oakdale Sanatorium. Learn about the history of medical knowledge and care in the 20th century. Specifically, as it applies to tuberculosis—a leading cause of death for the past 100+ years. Our presenter will touch on the history of Oakdale Sanatorium, the history of TB and its care, and the Oakdale community which was built around the care of TB patients.

Details

Date:
October 7
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Venue

Johnson County Historical Society Museum
860 Quarry Rd.
Coralville, IA 52241 United States
Phone:
(319) 351-5738
Website:
https://johnsoncountyhistory.org/museum/