Dr. Sanford Wilson Interview, 1976
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Dr. Sanford Wilson
Hospitals--Minnesota--Starbuck; Hospital buildings--Minnesota--Starbuck; Minnewaska Hospital (Starbuck, Minn.); Western Pope County Hospital (Starbuck, Minn.)
Dr. Wilson served as chairman of the board of citizens who fought to build a new hospital in Starbuck, Minnesota.
In this interview, he discusses the problems involved, including the decision to switch from a community operated hospital to a district operated one. Other specifics discussed include Glenwood's unwillingness to help with the project and the difficulty in finding an adequate plot of ground on which to build.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Wilson, Sanford, "Dr. Sanford Wilson Interview, 1976" (1976). All Minnesota Oral Histories. 46.