New York State Women's History

Rochester General Hospital ...A NYS Women's History Site
Marian Craig Potter
1425 Portland Avenue Rochester NY

Type: Hospital

Category/Significance: women's rights; suffrage; professions (medicine, writing)

Physician and women's rights advocate, She was the first woman physician to be appointed to the Rochester City Hospital. She was said to have worked with suffragist, Clara Barton, as a part of the original group who formed the American Red Cross. She was a prolific writer and editor of the Women's Medical Journal and a member or founder numerous medical and women's organizations. ...learn more>>

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