Newspaper Lauds Women’s Efforts Toward Hospital in 1896

A number of good women in Knoxville have determined that Knoxville shall have a hospital.  It will require the exercise of patience and perseverance to accomplish their object, but The Journal believes they will do it.  Men have failed in the erection of a hospital; but if the ladies succeed it will not be the first time that women have succeeded where men have failed.

Source:  Knoxville Daily Journal and Tribune, May 17, 1896, page 10

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