Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "James H. Sammons, president of the American Medical Assoc., told a House subcommittee in Washington that hysterectomies should continue to be used to prevent cancer and as a contraceptive measure for women who choose it. Testimony was being heard on the topic of "unnecessary surgery."
Date: May 12, 1977
Creator: Associated Press
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Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society