Dr. Miles V. Lynk: First Black Physician to Practice in Madison County, Tennessee

Dr. Miles V. Lynk was born the son of slaves in a small rural town in Tennessee. Despite difficult times, Lynk went on to attend the historically Black Meharry medical College in Nashville and became the first black doctor to practice in Madison County, Tennessee. At the age of six, Lynk’s father was killed in […]

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