|Born:||April 14, 1922, Alabama|
|Son of:||Dr. Joseph Fanning Drake|
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• Cashin - The Agitator's Daughter: A Memoir of Four Generations of One Extraordinary African-American Family, by Sheryll Cashin, © 2008, p. 152. Many references were made throughout this book concerning the alliances between Dr. Drake and her father, Dr. Cashin.
• Hereford - Beside the Troubled Waters: A Black Doctor Remembers Life, Medicine, and Civil Right in an Alabama Town, by Sonnie Wellington Hereford III and Jack D. Ellis, © 2011, p. 57. There are many references to Dr. Drake in this book. Dr. Drake was supportive of Dr. Hereford's career at every level. Before Dr. Hereford earned his MD, Dr. Drake encouraged him. After Dr. Hereford received his decorate, Dr. Drake helped him in various ways including helping him gain access to Huntsville Hospital.
• Triana - Huntsville Times Article by Steve Doyle titled "Pioneering black nurse dies at 101", August 7, 2008. It is an article about Dr. Drakes co-worker at the Triana Health Clinic. (Originally found at http://www.al.com/news/huntsvilletimes/index.ssf?/base/news/121810055779480.xml&coll=1.)
• Triana Health Clinic - Article in Huntsville Times by Yvonne T. Betowt, June 28, 2010. The article was posted when the Triana Health Clinic was placed on the National Historic Register. Dr. Drake served there as its doctor.