Nellie McKenzie and Dr. Roy S. Wynn

Dr. Roy Wynn Nellie McKenzie
Dr. Roy S. Wynn was Charlotte's
first black ophthalmologist, opening
his office in 1941, and the first
black citizen to serve on the board
of the Charlotte Housing Authority.
MARIA WYNN
 
Nellie McKenzie was the first
black public health nurse in Charlotte.
From: Little Visits with the
Charlotte Cooperative Nursing Association
Highlights from the Report of 1927.

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