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Doc Anna: Swamp Doctor of Florida


The Swamp Doctor, Anna Darrow

The inspiring story of Dr. Anna Darrow, wife, mother, pharmacist, artist and veterinarian and the second woman licensed to practice medicine in Florida. She braved swamps, alligators, venomous snakes, and dangerous outlaws so she could heal the sick, nurse the wounded and deliver babies in the early 20th century.

Bilingual (Spanish/English) Storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar loves to share stories and connect people, languages and cultures. She is an award-winning storyteller, speaker, Chautauqua Scholar and Kennedy Center and Wolftrap trained Teaching Artist.

This event is funded by Florida Humanities’ Florida Talks program, in partnership with the Suwannee River Regional Library System.

Events Details:

Date/time: March 2, 2020 @ 6:00 pm


Presented By:

Carrie Sue Ayvar, Chautauquan

Event Fee:

Free

Event Type:



Event Contact:

Event Contact:

Amy Osborne
Phone:
386-362-2317
Email:
aosborne@neflin.org

Event Venue:

Suwannee River Regional Library
1848 Ohio Ave S.
Live Oak, 32064 United States
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FL



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