Photograph of Jim Havens holding one of his children
1 photograph ; 10.5 cm x 7.5 cm
Original black and white photograph showing Jim Havens holding one of his children as an infant.
Lent by Dr. Henry Best.
Title based on content of photograph.
Note accompanying photograph: 'James D. Havens. Born 1900. A patient of Dr. John R. Williams of Rochester, N.Y. Insulin was sent to Dr. Williams from Toronto and this was first administered to Havens on May 21, 1922. He was the first diabetic patient to receive Insulin in the U.S.A. He became a celebrated artist, was happily married and had two fine children.'
Havens, James D. (Jim)Insulin - Early patients