Sunday, September 23, 2012

American Medical Missionary College (MI & IL)

The Loma Linda University Digital Archives includes a number of images related to the American Medical Missionary College (AMMC), Battle Creek, MI, a co-educational medical school affiliated with Seventh-day Adventists from 1895 to 1906 in both Battle Creek and Chicago, IL.  AMMC offered a four year curriculum and conferred 194 MD degrees.  It later merged with Illinois State University in 1910.  

The web site of the Willard Library in Battle Creek offers the following image of AMMC

The Seventh-day Adventists founded the College of Medical Evangelists, now Loma Linda University, in Loma Linda, California in 1906.