Posted on January 28, 2008 at 2:32pm
I find myself trying to figure out how I can attend this lecture and make it a work-related absence since this e-mail arrived in my inbox this afternoon:
"Seekers and Sanatoriums: Chasing the Cure in New Mexico"
Nancy Owen Lewis, PhD
Thousands of health seekers flocked to New Mexico from 1880 to 1940 seeking a cure for tuberculosis. The lungers, as they were called, spawned an entire industry that helped transform a territory into a state. Their experience and its impact… Continue