Charles A. Eastman

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Title

Charles A. Eastman

Subject

Charles A. Eastman, MD, graduated from the Boston University School of Medicine in 1889. He was among the first Native Americans to earn a medical degree in the United States. Dr. Eastman is known as one of the first Native American historians, founded thirty-two Native American chapters of the Young Men's Christian Association and helped to found the Boy Scouts of America. Images sourced from the Smithsonian.

Source

BAE GN 03462A 06583800, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution. BAE GN 3463, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Date

April 1897
1913

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Citation

“Charles A. Eastman,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed December 10, 2018, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/18270.

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