Julian C. Mosley, Jr. Oral History


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Julian C. Mosley, Jr. Oral History


  • July 6, 1990 (Creation)


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Julian C. Mosley, Jr. received a degree in chemistry from St. Louis University in 1966. He then became the second black student to graduate from Washington University School of Medicine in 1972 and worked at the former Jewish and Homer G. Phillips hospitals. He was also the first African-American to be the chief surgery resident at Jewish Hospital. In 1977, Mosley and Frank O. Richards opened a private practice in St. Louis. Mosley was an advocate for minority students at Washington University School of Medicine and worked to recruit black students to WUSM.

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An interview of the Washington University Medical Center Desegregation History Project, conducted by Edwin W. McCleskey and associates, 1990. Approximate Length: 57 minutes.

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Item description, Reference Code, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

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  • English

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  • Latin

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