1951Dr. Avis M. Keith, one of the first and only female physicians in Gloucester, died.People and Communities, Government and Public Service, Health, Women's History

Gloucester Daily Times. “Dr. Avis M. Keith, Veteran Physician, Died Last Night at Age of 86 Years.” August 8, 1951. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/
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Dr. Keith, who for many years was the only woman physician practicing in Gloucester, died at the age of 86 in 1951. She entered medical school and graduated in 1892 before arriving in Gloucester in 1903 and opening her office on Middle Street.

Gloucester Daily Times. "Dr. Avis M. Keith, Veteran Physician, Died Last Night at Age of 86 Years." August 8, 1951. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/
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