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Luke Pryor Blackburn, physician, governor, reformer

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Blackburn, Luke Pryor, 1816-1887., Prisons -- Kentucky -- History., Public health -- Kentucky -- History., Governors -- Kentucky -- Biography., Physicians -- Kentucky -- Biography., Kentucky -- Politics and government -- 1865-

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StatementNancy Disher Baird.
SeriesThe Kentucky Bicentennial bookshelf, Kentucky Bicentennial bookshelf.
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LC ClassificationsF456.B5 B34
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Paginationvii, 127 p., [1] p. :
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Open LibraryOL4400066M
ISBN 100813102480
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He aided towns throughout Kentucky and the Deep. Luke Pryor Blackburn, a Kentucky-born physician, worked with more success than most to save the lives of those who were stricken and to prevent the spread of infection.

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In the summer ofDr. Luke P. Blackburn, a Kentucky-born physician turned Confederate agent, allegedly instituted a bioterrorism plot against United States cities and President Abraham Lincoln. Blackburn’s goal was to “release” Yellow Fever through the distribution of infected clothing, with specific articles being sent directly to.

Luke Pryor Blackburn was an American physician, politician, and statesman. He established a hospital in Natchez, Mississippi. Books about Luke Pryor Blackburn: Nancy Disher Baird, Luke Pryor Blackburn: Physician, Governor, Reformer (out of print) Joseph Clay Stiles Blackburn () — also known as Joseph C.

Blackburn — of Versailles, Woodford County, Ky. Born near Spring Station, Woodford County, Ky., October 1, LUKE PRYOR BLACKBURN b. J d. Septem Term: Luke Pryor Blackburn, the father of prison reforms in Kentucky, is the only physician who served as governor of the commonwealth before Born in Woodford County on J, Blackburn was the son of Edward (Ned) and Lavinia Bell Blackburn.

He received his medical. LUKE P. BLACKBURN was born in Woodford County, Kentucky on J His early education was attained in the public schools of his native state. He advanced his education at Transylvania University, where inhe earned a medical degree. Blackburn entered politics inserving as a one-term member of the Kentucky Legislature.

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Luke Pryor Blackburn Label from public data source Wikidata Sources found: Baird, N.D. Luke Pryor Blackburn, (subj.) t.p. (Luke Pryor Blackburn, physician, governor, reformer [Kentucky]) CIP galleys (b. 6/16/; d. 9/14/). Luke Pryor Blackburn (J – Septem ) was a physician, philanthropist, and politician from the US state of Kentucky.

He was elected the 28th governor of Kentucky, serving from to Until the election of Ernie Fletcher inBlackburn was the only physician to serve as governor of Kentucky.Nineteenth century governor, physician, philanthropist, reformer and accused bioterrorist!

Hope that generates some interest. this is cited to the original book, but in fact the online source is a typewritten extract provided by So something like "Luke Pryor Blackburn (commonly known as Luke P. Blackburn.Luke Pryor Blackburn, Kentucky’s only physician governor, is one of the forgotten public health figures of the 19th century.

As health officer of Natchez in the s he instituted the first effective quarantine used in the Mississippi Valley and became a strong advocate of its use as a preventive measure in the control of yellow fever.

During his lifetime Blackburn also became well known.