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Predominant Dates:5/5/1983

ID: OH/OH078

Extent: 0.05 Linear Feet

Biographical/Historical Note

Lloyd Penn was a physician, 1907-2000. Penn received his medical degree from the Washington University School of Medicine in 1933, and practiced medicine in San Francisco, California.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Penn discusses his legacy as a third generation graduate of the Washington University School of Medicine and its antecedent institutions, the Missouri Medical College and the St. Louis Medical College. Penn describes moving to San Francisco during the Depression and starting his medical career there. He also tells of his service as a surgeon during World War II. This interview was recorded during the 50th reunion of the Washington University School of Medicine Class of 1933. The audio quality is poor. The interview begins in the middle of the interviewer's introduction. Interviewed by Casey Croy on May 5, 1983. OH078. Approximate Length 22 minutes.

Administrative Information

Related Materials: Oral history interview

Preferred Citation: Lloyd L. Penn Oral History, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University School of Medicine.

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