This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
(FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.)
The University—Medical Colleges—Medical Societies—State Medical Laws—The Children's Hospital—Typhoid Fever.
A persistent and determined effort has been made by the Board of Trustees to incorporate the various institutions of learning under the banner of the Cincinnati University. This effort met with a great amount of strong opposition at first, so that for a time it seemed as though the enterprise would have to be abandoned; but at present the prospects of ultimate success are very bright. The University is largely supported by the income derived from a bequest made in the will of the late Charles McMicken; a tax of one tenth of a mill is also levied upon the taxable property of Cincinnati for its support. The bequest of Charles McMicken amounted to upwards of seven hundred thousand dollars; this amount is almost entirely invested in real estate in and around Cincinnati. In making their propositions to
J. C. O.. LETTER FROM CINCINNATI. JAMA. 1888;X(4):125–127. doi:10.1001/jama.1888.02400300029008
Coronavirus Resource Center
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.