Ellen A. Eberlin Interview, 1978
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Ellen A. Eberlin
Eberlin Residence, Glenwood, Minnesota
Medicine--Minnesota--Glenwood; Physicians--Minnesota--Glenwood; Hospitals--Minnesota--Glenwood; Country life--Minnesota--Glenwood
Ellen Eberlin was born in 1882 in Howard Lake, Minnesota and graduated from Glenwood High School. She married Dr. E.A. Eberlin in 1907 and lived in Glenwood in the same house since then. Her husband practiced in the Glenwood area until his death in the late 1960s.
In this interview, she comments upon early medical practices, running a private hospital, billing, and the outstate doctor's life. The tape begins by discussing her family's background.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Eberlin, Ellen A., "Ellen A. Eberlin Interview, 1978" (1978). All Minnesota Oral Histories. 47.