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Indiana Medicine, 1993

Ade, Mary Keller March 18, 1993 

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39 pages; 3 tapes, 131 minutes; index

Berry, Chad

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Scope and Content Note

Dr. Mary Keller Ade discusses her childhood, education, medical practice, and family in Indiana in this interview. She shares some of her experiences as a physician in both urban and rural locations, and as a physician with a general practice in Lafayette, Indiana where she delivered thousands of babies throughout her career. Dr. Ade discusses her experiences as a female doctor, including discrimination and becoming a role model for other women.

  • Keywords
    • Corporation Names
    • Indiana University School of Medicine
    • Family Names
    • Ade
    • Occupation Names
    • physician
    • Personal Names
    • Booher, Olga Bonke
    • Myers, Burton Dorr
    • Welch, Exie
    • Place Names
    • Danville, Indiana
    • Indianapolis, Indiana
    • Lafayette, Indiana
    • Subjects
    • anesthesia
    • discrimination
    • female physicians
    • general practice
    • Great Depression
    • medical changes
    • medical education
    • medical internship
    • obstetrics
    • sexism