But I have had one frustration. For all of those 40 years, I had never seen a photograph of Dr. F.A. Southwick. Had never, that is, until a few months ago. And that eventual seeing of his image closed a long mystery for me.
(First in a series)
Who was Dr. F.A. Southwick, and why does he matter? Dr. Frank Southwick was an important figure in Stevens Point and Portage County life for over 40 years. Not only did he have his private medical and surgical practice, but he led public health campaigns to stamp out some of the common diseases of the early 20th century.