Oral history and transcript for an interview with Harold May, Perspectives of Change

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Oral history and transcript for an interview with Harold May, Perspectives of Change

Subject

May, Harold
Diversity and Inclusion

Description

Oral history and a transcript between Joan Ilacqua and Harold May, MD. Taken 9 April 2015 and 11 May 2015 as part of Perspectives of Change, formerly the Equal Access Oral History Project.

Topics include growing up in Peekskils, New York, attending Harvard College, training at Harvard Medical School, entering the Air Corps and becoming part of the Tuskegee Airmen program, completing a surgical residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, eye surgery, working in Haiti at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital, serving as Director of Community Health at the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Medical Director of the Wrentham Developmental Center, and as Founder of FAMILY, Inc. a non-profit which creates secure and nurturing environments of mutual supports in which all children and families can thrive.

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Perspectives of Change: The Story of Civil Rights, Diversity, Inclusion, and Access to Education at HMS and HSDM
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) (repository)

Source

Images courtesy of Harold May

Date

2015 May 11
2015 April 9

Contributor

Ilacqua, Joan (interviewer)
May, Harold (interviewee)

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Perspectives of Change: The Story of Civil Rights, Diversity, Inclusion, and Access to Education at HMS and HSDM

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Interviewer

Joan Ilacqua

Interviewee

Harold May

Location

Boston, Massachusetts

Duration

02:16:05 and 01:57:07

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4.6 Mbps

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May.Harold_and_fellow_interns_and_medical_senior_staff,_University_of_Minnesota_Hospital,_1951[1].jpg
May.Harold_and_his_daughter,_Dr._Alison_May[1].jpg
May.Harold_In_surgical_clinic_of_the_Wrentham_Developmental_Center[1].jpg
May.Harold_Tuskegee_Airmen_Museum_2016[1].jpg
WithMay.Harold__Dr._Ramble_Ankumah,_the_Associate_Dean_of_Tuskegee's_College_of_Agriculture[1].JPG
Harold May - April 9 2015.pdf
Harold May and Joan Ilacqua - May 11 2015.pdf

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Perspectives of Change: The Story of Civil Rights, Diversity, Inclusion, and Access to Education at HMS and HSDM and Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) (repository), “Oral history and transcript for an interview with Harold May, Perspectives of Change,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed December 6, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/18139.

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  1. May.Harold__2016[1].jpg
  2. May.Harold_and_fellow_interns_and_medical_senior_staff,_University_of_Minnesota_Hospital,_1951[1].jpg
  3. May.Harold_and_his_daughter,_Dr._Alison_May[1].jpg
  4. May.Harold_In_surgical_clinic_of_the_Wrentham_Developmental_Center[1].jpg
  5. May.Harold_Tuskegee_Airmen_Museum_2016[1].jpg
  6. WithMay.Harold__Dr._Ramble_Ankumah,_the_Associate_Dean_of_Tuskegee's_College_of_Agriculture[1].JPG
  7. Harold May - April 9 2015.pdf
  8. Harold May and Joan Ilacqua - May 11 2015.pdf