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Doc Anna: Swamp Doc of Florida

Event Date:

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Clewiston Museum
109 Central Ave
Clewiston, FL 33440


Butch Wilson
(863) 983-2870

Program Description:

Chautauqua Scholar, Carrie Sue Ayvar, introduces you to the life of Doc Anna, a real medical doctor from the north, who moved south with her husband and practiced medicine on the wild frontier surrounding Lake Okeechobee in the early 19th century. The famous Glades Historian, Lawrence Will, wrote numerous stories about her in his popular book, A Cracker History of Lake Okeechobee.