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Papers of physician Oscar Taylor Hines and family include Hines's letters to his father B. W. Hines and to his mother-in-law Genevieve Winkers of Richmond while Hines was in medical school in Richmond, VA, 1897-1898. Also contains newspaper clippings, photographs, and other letters relating to the family in Wayne County and Huntington, West Virginia. Includes a prescription book from 1932-1934.

To view materials from this collection that are digitized and available online, search the Hines Family Papers, 1898-1976 here.


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