KET Documentaries

Angels on Horseback: Midwives in the Mountains

Special | 56m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Explore the life of Mary Breckinridge and her efforts founding the Frontier Nursing Service, whose nurse-midwives traveled by horseback to provide healthcare to those living in a remote, mountainous region of Kentucky.

Aired: 10/11/21

Rating: NR

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