Jane Todd Crawford: Her Story
The commeration of the historic operation performed (1809) by Danville's Dr. Ephraim McDowell on Green County's Jane Todd Crawford is celebrated each December 13th with a play in the Old Courthouse in Greensburg, Kentucky. Dr. McDowell removed a twenty-two and one-half pound ovarian tumor (without an anesthetic) from Mrs. Crawford. Mrs. Crawford lived for more than 30 years after the surgey.
Jane Todd Crawford is protrayed by Suzanne Bennett with special music performed by Warren Wolfe.