Playhouse 90

Season 1 Episode 22

The Blackwell Story

Aired Thursday 9:30 PM Feb 28, 1957 on CBS

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    • Turned down by every university, Elizabeth gets accepted by New York State's Geneva College of Medicine, but only because the admissions people mistook "E. Blackwell" for a man. When the mistake was revealed, Elizabeth was very nearly sent packing until one member of the board of directors intervened on her behalf.