An invitation to the commencement ceremony for the Class of 1896.
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The graduation for the Class of 1896 was held May 6, 1896, at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia. The ceremony was followed by a luncheon.
Laura Heath Hills saved the invitation to her graduation because it was an important moment in her life. The invitation is also a record of the Woman’s Medical College’s activities.
Creator: Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania
Item Number: a126_033
Size: 13.5 x 17cm
Physical Collection: Papers of Laura Heath Hills, M.D., 1892-1949, ACC-126
Finding Aid: http://dla.library.upenn.edu/dla/pacscl/detail.html?id=PACSCL_DUCOM_WMSC057xml
Link to OPAC Record: http://records.library.drexel.edu/record=b1430258~S9
Cite this source: Title of document, date. A Female Medical Student’s Life: I’ve finished the eye and I’m up on my ear. Doctor or Doctress?: Explore American history through the eyes of women physicians. The Legacy Center, Drexel University College of Medicine Archives & Special Collections. Philadelphia, PA. Date of access. http://lcdc.library.drexel.edu/islandora/object/islandora:1865
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