Provisionally Licensed Midwives, 1989

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Title

Provisionally Licensed Midwives, 1989

Subject

births, midwives, pregnancy, licenses, Montana, childbirth at home, midwives - legal status, laws

Description

Pictured (L to R) are Leslie Fellers, Ollie Hamilton, Pat Schwaiger, Michelle Neal, Vicki Cain, Dolly Browder, and Patricia Murphy. This photograph was taken in 1991 when the listed midwives took the first national exam for licensure in Montana. Results were reported a month or two later and all seven passed, making them the first licensed direct-entry midwives in the state.

Publisher

Digital image held by the Women's Reproductive History Alliance (WRHA); original phtograph in the care of Dolly Browder, Missoula, Montana.

Date

1991

Rights

Copyright Held by Publisher

Type

photographic paper