Middlesex Veterinary College: A Short-Lived Experiment in Meritocracy
Smith, Donald F.
In the last 85 years, the veterinary college at Middlesex University was the only U.S. veterinary institution that opened and then closed its doors, not surviving to the present. Established in 1938 in the Waltham suburb of Boston, Middlesex was a private venture of Dr. John Hall Smith, a Boston surgeon.
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Kramer, Mortimer; Kramer, Jeff; Middlesex Veterinary College; Anti-Semitism; Discrimination; American Veterinary Medical Association; Veterinary College Accreditation; Loew, Franklin; Harvard University Veterinary College; United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration; World War II; Veterinary Colleges in the United States; History of Veterinary Medicine; Smith, John Hall
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