Delicate Operation Performed at Knoxville College in 1903

Delicate Operation Performed in Knoxville by Dr. R. F. Boyd, of Nashville (Nashville Banner.) Dr. R. F. Boyd, colored, of Nashville, has returned from Knoxville where he successfully performed a most delicate surgical operation.  The Knoxville Journal and Tribune of … Continue reading

“People with Vacant Heads” — Inmates at Lyon’s View in 1889

People with Vacant Heads.  The Lyon’s View Hospital and some of Its Strangely Marked Inmates — a Mother of Fifteen Children In company with Dr. L. J. Price, a Journal representative drove to Lyon’s View insane asylum yesterday afternoon and … Continue reading

Investigation of Lyon’s View Insane Hospital in 1889

To Be Thoroughly Done.  The Investigation of the Lyon’s View Insane Hospital Several members of the special committees appointed by the legislature to investigate the Lyon’s View hospital, the University and the branch prison at Coal Creek, including Senator West … Continue reading

The Knoxville City Hospital — an Essay by B. D. Bosworth in 1896

In one of our last week’s daily papers appeared the splendid article of Dr. S. R. Miller, which gave to the people of Knoxville the clearest possible conception of “The Ideal Hospital.” In striking contrast to this delightful exhibition of … Continue reading