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History of Nursing in Philadelphia papers
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- University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
- History of Nursing in Philadelphia papers
- Call Number:
- MC 33
- 0.5 Linear feet
- The History of Nursing in Philadelphia was a project to celebrate nursing history in Philadelphia around Florence Nightingale’s birthday, held May 10, 1974. This collection contains correspondence and meeting information regarding the creation of the program and the activities of its committees.
Cite as:History of Nursing in Philadelphia papers, Barbara Bates Center for The Study of The History of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
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The History of Nursing in Philadelphia was a project to celebrate nursing history in Philadelphia around Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Directed by Lillian Sholtis Brunner, this group of individuals hosted a week long exhibit at the College of Physicians and the Mutter Museum and a 1 day program on nursing history in Philadelphia on May 10, 1974. Items collected for the project were originally preserved at the Mutter Museum and are now at the Nursing History Museum at La Salle University. This project evolved into a part of the Bicentennial Celebration in 1976.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Jessica Clark
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Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Gift of Lillian Sholtis Brunner.
Controlled Access Headings
- Philadelphia (Pa.)
- Brunner, Lillian S., 1910-1995