Blacks @ Dartmouth 1775 to 1950

African Americans @ Dartmouth College 1775-1950

Samuel Frederick Jenkins

Dartmouth College
Class of 1919 (A.B.)
Born
23 Mar 1896, New York NY
Died
19 Apr 1987, New York NY
Other Schools
1928 NYU (M.D.)
School Dartmouth College Class 1919
Born 23 Mar 1896, New York NY Degree A.B.
Died 19 Apr 1987, New York NY Other Schools
1928 NYU (M.D.)

Career summary

College athlete (track), physician (pediatrics) and health professions leader in New York City

Quotes from biographical sources

...One of the country's most noted pediatricians, Dr. Jenkins is the son of the late Otho Jenkins. ...Dr. Jenkins, whose offices are located at 21 West 139th Street and in the Upper Manhattan Medical Center, is a member of the American Board of Pediatrics, a Visiting Pediatrician at Harlem and Sydenham Hospitals, the Director of Pediatrics at the Upper Manhattan Medical Group, and head of Pediatric Allergy at Flower Fifth Avenue Hospital.

He received his A.B. degree at Dartmouth College, his M.D. degree at New York University, and his Master of Science and Public Health degrees at Columbia University.


Granger, Betty. (Jul 26, 1958). Dr. Samuel F. Jenkins Married To Mrs. Lyn S. Hunt In Quiet Ceremony. New York Amsterdam News, p. 10.

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