In 1851 Miss elizabeth blackwell was actually admitted as a student, and strange to say with satisfactory results.
It was in this way that Dr. elizabeth blackwell became registered.
elizabeth blackwell was the daughter of a stocking merchant in Aberdeen, where she was born about the beginning of last century.
In this letter elizabeth blackwell, M.D., is mentioned with great respect.
As late as 1736, the persecution of her male compeers cast elizabeth blackwell, an English woman physician, into prison for debt.
A little further on is the picturesque villa which Dr. elizabeth blackwell (the first woman doctor) inhabits.
The first women who studied medicine were American, elizabeth blackwell having done so as early as 1846.
Blackwell Black·well (blāk'wěl', -wəl), Elizabeth. 1821-1910.
British-born American physician who was the first woman to be awarded a medical doctorate in modern times (1849). In 1853 she founded an infirmary for women and children in New York City that her sister Emily Blackwell (1826-1910), also a physician, directed (1869-1910) and built into an accredited medical school.
British-born American physician who was the first woman doctor in the United States. In 1851 she founded an infirmary for women and children in New York City that her sister Emily Blackwell (1826-1910), also a physician, directed. Emily Blackwell was the first woman doctor to perform major surgeries on a regular basis.