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W.W. Mayo
 
W.W. Mayo, 1863

This photo shows Dr. William Worrall Mayo about the time he moved to Rochester as an examining surgeon for Civil War troops.

This artifact appears with the following story:
1863-1864 Why Rochester?
Appointed examining surgeon for the Union Army in southern Minnesotta, Dr. Mayo liked the vitality of Rochester and soon made it home.

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