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John Lambert Richmond home
Description: Reverse reads "Historic home of Doctor John Lambert Richmond, 31 Main Street, Newtown, Ohio. The rear section was slightly damaged by the big flood of January, 1937. Photo by Federal Writers' Photographer, February 2, 1937" The address number 31 can be seen in the photograph, to the left of the door. The home of Dr. John L. Richmond, located at 29 Main Street in Newtown, Ohio. The home is described as being a plain two story gray frame house. Dr. Richmond performed the first professional cesarean section in the United States, in the house in 1827. The home at 31 Main Street was that of Judson Harmon, 45th Governor of Ohio and United States Attorney General under President Cleveland. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B03F05_021_001
Subjects: Architecture; Cincinnati (Ohio)--Buildings, structures, etc
Places: Newtown (Ohio); Cincinnati (Ohio); Hamilton County (Ohio)