Not Waiting for a Cure Oral History Project: Interview with Frank S. Rhame M.D.

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Titles Not Waiting for a Cure Oral History Project: Interview with Frank S. Rhame M.D.
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Frank S. Rhame, M.D. served as director of the University of Minnesota's HIV Clinic and is the father of two young women. He has treated more than three hundred persons with HIV/AIDS over the past thirteen years, including the earliest AIDS patients in the state. Rhame served as a member of the Governor's Task Force for Gay and Lesbian Minnesotans. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: He discusses the effects of his atheism and cumulative grief on his work and image of America. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Because of a recording error, the tape and transcript reflect only the first 45 minutes of the interview.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
15 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:46:14 running time
Creation Interviewee: Rhame, Dr. Frank S. M.D.
Interviewer: Fraser, Nelson
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 05/30/1994
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 50 (Library Call Number)
AV1996.17.10 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Not Waiting for a Cure Oral History Project'


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