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This black and white photograph shows Dr. John R. Brinkley standing next to a "possibly" salt-water fish that he recently caught. In the background, a crowd of people have gathered to take a closer look at the huge fish. Brinkley a physician from Milford, Kansas, became famous for his controversial goat gland transplants and unconventional medical practice.

Creator: Lippe Studio Del Rio, TX
Date: Between 1930 and 1939

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Item Number: 211987
Call Number: B Brinkley, John *92
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211987

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